The Lower Sussex Little League Minor baseball team was holding onto a narrow one-run lead heading into the fifth inning when an unfortunate slip in the field led to two Milton runs, which proved costly for LSLL in a 6-5 setback on Tuesday, July 9...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 11:43am
More teams begin play with postseason hopes
It was a perfect run through pool play and the championship game for the Lower Sussex Little League 10-12 boys’ baseball team during the Pat Knight tournament last week.
The squad went 3-0 in pool play, with easy wins over Millsboro (7-1...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 10:05am
Like the weather this past week, the 2019 Little League postseason schedule has gotten off to a hot start for the Lower Sussex entries.
In the Pat Knight baseball division, the LSLL 8- to 10-year-old team is on a three-game win streak...
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 8:59am
Abby O’Shields, At-Large
Grace Snyder, Catcher
Brandi Mitchell, First Base
Taylor Lipkins, Outfield
Kayler Townsend, At-Large
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:26am
The last two games of the season were more along the lines of what was expected the 2019 campaign to be for the Indian River baseball program.
With shutout wins over Laurel, 10-0, and First State Military, 11-0, the Indians closed out a...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 7:59am
On Wednesday, May 15, seven Delmarva Christian High School senior athletes sign letters of intent during a daytime ceremony held in the school’s Arts & Athletic Center. Pictured, with family and friends in attendance, front, A.J. Kwiatkowski...
Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 9:42am
Baseball caps championship season with wins, finishes 8-1
The Selbyville Middle School baseball team was completely focused on just one thing Monday afternoon: defeat visiting Beacon, and finish off a conference championship-winning season.
The Indians utilized a...
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 8:38am
Indian River Golf continues their hot run
It was the eighth straight win for the Indian River High School golf team following their 161-208 decision over Delmar at the Green Hill Yacht & Country Club.
Freshman Ben Brzozowski was the low-man medalist for the match with his two-...
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 8:33am
Coastal Point • Tyler Valliant
The weather has been a little inconsistent, but that hasn’t stopped our local kids from hitting the fields at Lower Sussex Little League.
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 10:00am
Freshman Christopher Sichuan set the tone for the Indians in his first singles match with a 6-2, 6-4 win that would lead the way to IR’s 5-0 sweep of Lake Forest in a Henlopen Conference South Division contest on Tuesday, April 30.
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 9:45am
The Selbyville Middle School softball team wasted little time getting itself back into game mode following a 13-day layoff over the Spring Break. The Indians scored four runs in the first inning en route to a 23-1 thumping of visiting Chipman on...
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 9:41am
Scoring early and often, the Indian River girls soccer team rebounded from their loss to Cape Henlopen with a convincing 9-0 win over Seaford right before the Spring Break on Thursday, April 18.
Mackenzie Gorey got things going 36-seconds...
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:52am
Indian River golfers cruise to wins
When a team is as balanced as the Indian River High School golf team, they can go out confidently, knowing anyone of the players could turn in a winning performance.
That’s exactly how IR golf...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 9:26am
After a disappointing 3-2 loss to Polytech to open the season, the Indian River High School baseball team has been locked in and on a bit of a roll over the past week.
Tuesday afternoon saw the Indians win their third straight, with a 7-6...
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 10:01am
Softball: Softball team dominates in win over Fifer
Jaya Shaub banged out four hits and was just a home run shy of the cycle in Selbyville Middle School’s 11-4 softball win over host Fifer on Monday, April 1.
Shaub had a...
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 9:37am
Early in a baseball season, the pitchers are generally ahead of the hitters because of timing pitches and seeing live action.
Such was the case on Monday afternoon for the Indian River-Polytech high school season-opening Henlopen...
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 8:51am
They were the 2018 Henlopen Conference South Division champs, which helped them claim a berth in the DIAA State Baseball playoffs. That was due, in large part, to an impressive six wins over their final seven games.
This is a new season...
Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:54am
Football season is now officially over, with the Super Bowl having been played last weekend. (By the way, let’s not talk about that game at all.)
On to baseball — and softball — it’s time to lace up the cleats, throw on that helmet and...
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:11am
A high-school student-athlete often has a lot of variables to consider when deciding where to go to college — proximity to home, feel of the campus, success of the program… so on and so forth.
For Indian River High School senior J.J....
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 11:43am
It’s many a young kid’s dream to be able to play their favorite sport collegiately.
Indian River High School senior Jacob Anderson has made that dream a reality. Last Thursday, Nov. 15, supported by several members of his family and...
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 12:41pm
LSLL Senior League baseball also tops in district
After cruising through their first two opponents in the District 3 All-Star Major League Softball Tournament last week, the Lower Sussex Little League team fought tooth-and-nail against a very tough Laurel/Nanticoke squad in back-to-back contests...
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 5:33pm
The Lower Sussex Little League’s 8- to 10-year-old baseball team took home the Pat Knight Tournament championship on Friday, June 29, with a 5-4 win over Millsboro.
The win for LSLL avenged a 14-6 setback in the pool-play round.
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 3:07pm
The annual Pat Knight baseball and softball tournaments began this past week, with action all over the southern part of the county.
On Saturday, June 23, it was the 8-10- and 10-12-year-old divisions’ baseball tournaments. On Monday, June...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 1:55pm
A couple of Indian River student-athletes have continued on with the all-star circuit well after their scholastic seasons have ended.
Baseball players J.J. Killen and Jacob Anderson were recently part of the Delaware South team that...
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 1:49pm
The Indian River High School baseball squad had been rolling over the past two or three weeks, clinching the Henlopen Conference South Division championship and earning a berth in the DIAA state championship tournament.
In only their...
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 1:52pm
There was a point a few weeks back when Indian River High School baseball skipper Derek “D.J.” Long was not happy with his team’s attitude, approach and interest level in a game against Delmarva Christian High School. However, a team meeting...
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 2:38pm
The old adage in baseball is that hitting is contagious. Such was the case in Tuesday’s Henlopen Conference South Division contest between Indian River High School and visiting Caesar Rodney.
The hitting was so contagious, someone should...
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 12:02pm
Early on Tuesday, May 1, it looked as though the Indian River High School baseball team was going to right the ship of what had been plaguing them the past two games.
However, an inability to eliminate mistakes, walks and a lack of...
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 3:02pm