Rally at the Creek supports Breast Cancer Coalition

The 2019 Rally at the Creek Committee this week extended their thanks to the many volunteers, individual and business donors who contributed to the success of the golf event and the Pink on the Patio companion event, which benefit the Delaware...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:42am

Selbyville VFC to hold golf tournament Oct. 11

The Selbyville Volunteer Fire Company will hold its 12th Annual Golf Tournament on Oct. 11 at Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club in Dagsboro, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.

The tournament has a scramble format, and the entry fee is $90...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:40am

Members of the Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Company’s Ladies Auxiliary took a moment out of their time during the event to pose in front of a Quint 50 truck that was on hand for the tournament that was benefitting the fire company. Members include (in not particular order for the picture) Barbara Brown, Brandy Davis, Joy Knox, Marty Pratt, Mary Putschky, Sandy Raymond, Pat Resnick, Tricia Roberts, and Linda Smith.

BBVFC Auxiliary’s inaugural golf event a success

With close to 60 golfers participating, the Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary’s first-ever benefit golf tournament was declared a rousing success on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at the Salt Pond Golf Club.

According to the event’s...

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 9:17am

Optimist Club to host inaugural golf event Sept. 12 in Georgetown

The Optimist Club of Sussex County is inviting golfers to support the youth of Sussex County by participating in their first annual golf event on Sept. 12. The event will begin at 11:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 1 p.m., at the Mulligan’s...

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 9:28am

Despite rainout, Baywood Golf Classic donates $47K to Beebe

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The 14th Annual Baywood Golf Classic was rained out on May 13, but the tournament was still a success, raising $47,000 for Beebe Healthcare’s Tunnell Cancer Center. This year, Baywood Greens and Schell Brothers...

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 10:50am

IR's Colby Hook views the green for a putt.

Hook comes up short in bid for Junior PGA national berth

Indian River High School senior Colby Hook competed amongst some of the best junior golfers in the states of Delaware and Pennsylvania at the regional Junior PGA Philadelphia Championship tournament on Monday, July 1.

Hook was battling...

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 10:08am

IR’s Hook takes first at Junior PGA qualifier

It’s been a productive summer thus far on the links for Indian River High School’s Colby Hook. The senior-to-be for the Indians recently competed in the Junior PGA Championship qualifier at Maple Dale Country Club, where he was victorious, thanks...

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 9:06am

IR’s Patrick Gogarty takes a shot during the DIAA State Golf Championships at Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club.

IR golfers complete best season in school history

Hook, Gogarty finish in Top 30 overall at DIAA tourney

History has been made once again for the Indian River High School Athletic Department.

Just over a week after the school’s boys’ volleyball team captured a state title, the IRHS golf team completed their best season in school history with...

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:34am

Patrick Gogarty putts on Hole #13   during the state championships.

Indians have solid effort at states

All six golfers make first-day cut; team finishes third overall

With the DIAA state golf championships being hosted on their home course, the Indian River High School golf team had its sights set on success in the final days of their 2019 campaign.

All six IR golfers — Colby Hook, Patrick Gogarty, Ryan...

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 10:11am

Carl M. Freeman Companies held a ground breaking for a clubhouse at Bayside Resort Club on Friday, May 10.

Carl M. Freeman Companies break ground for new clubhouse

On Friday, May 10, the Carl M. Freeman Companies broke ground for the new Clubhouse and restaurant to be built at Bayside Resort Golf Club, celebrating with community members and the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce.

“I think this...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 11:31am

Coach Wingate was named the Henlopen Athletic Conference Coach of the Year after this year’s tournament was concluded.

Gogarty finishes 6th at Henlopen Athletic Conference

Wingate named conference’s Coach of the Year

It was a day filled with ups and downs for the Indian River golf team as they participated in the Henlopen Athletic Conference golf championship tournament on Tuesday, May 21, at Mulligan’s Pointe in Georgetown.

Junior Patrick Gogarty...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 8:08am

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Indians finish unbeaten; claim top seed for state tournament

Goal No. 1 complete — and the Indian River High School boys’ volleyball team made it look very easy.

Following their final regular-season match last Wednesday, May 8, the Indians’ 3-0 sweep over visiting St. Marks capped a perfect 10-0...

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 10:01am

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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

An IR golfer takes a shot on Thursday, April 18, at Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club.

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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

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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

Anastasia Diakos goes for a header in Indian River’s 5-0 victory over Sussex Central on Tuesday, April 2.

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Golf: Golf team successfully battles rivals, Mother Nature


Playing golf is only made more difficult when players have to battle the elements. Thanks to Mother Nature, the early part of this spring season has presented some...

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 9:47am

Indian River golfers putt on the green at Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club on Tuesday, March 26.

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IR golfers cruise in season-opener


It was cold and windy, but the Indian River High School golfers were on fire Tuesday afternoon in their Henlopen Conference season-opening win over visiting Dover at Cripple Creek...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 8:47am

An Indian River golfer tees off during a match in 2018.

Indian River golfers look to continue success

One year removed from their 2018 campaign, in which they went 10-5 and captured the Henlopen Conference South Division title, the Indian River High School golf team hopes to continue that recent string, and possibly improve upon those successes...

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:47am

A new mini-golf course might be nearing final approvals in Ocean View.

Ocean View BOA approves mini-golf special exception

A miniature-golf course is one step closer to opening in the Town of Ocean View, after the Town’s Board of Adjustment recently voted unanimously to approve a special-use exception application.

At the hearing, held on Dec. 20, 2018,...

Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 3:08pm

SVFC to host annual golf tourney

The Selbyville Volunteer Fire Company will hold its 11th Annual Golf Tournament on Oct. 12 at Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club in Dagsboro, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.

The tournament has a scramble format and costs $90 per player...

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 10:06am

Members Tom Spink, Frank Soboyna, Vin Schettino and Leo Renzette get ready to tee off on the new hole No. 9 at Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club.

Cripple Creek debuts revised course, new practice facility

The long-awaited and much-anticipated new short-game practice facility on Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club’s golf course has been completed, and it has gotten nothing but rave reviews from staff and members alike.

The course received...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 1:59pm

One of Col. D. Lyle Hohnstine’s daughters and a tournament organizer Ashley Reimer appears here with her children Mackenzie and Axel Reimer during the 10th Annual Salute to Heroes golf tournament held at Bear Trap Dunes Golf Course last Friday.

Golf tournament offers support, Salute to Heroes

The 10th Annual Salute to Heroes Open Golf Tournament was held last Friday, June 8, at the Bear Trap Dunes Golf Course in Ocean View.

The tournament, which was originally started to honor Col. D. Lyle Hohnstine of the U.S. Army, had a name...

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 3:10pm

June 8 golf tournament to benefit military families group

It’s time to tee it up, and take that best shot — all while helping a good cause.

The 2018 Salute to Heroes Open Golf Tournament will be held next Friday, June 8, at Bear Trap Dunes golf course in Ocean View. The event will benefit...

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 12:59pm

Patrick Gogerty helped improve IRHS Golf Team’s record to 7–4 with a win over Delmar.

Indians see victory over Wildcats on the links

Indian River High School’s golf team improved to 7-4 on the season with Tuesday’s 191-215 win over visiting Delmar at Cripple Creek Country Club.

Fighting chilly winds off of the bay, senior Mikaela Brosnahan led the Indians on May 8 with...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 2:28pm