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Kochie paces Auks in four-set win over Smyrna in volleyball tournament

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WILMINGTON – Archmere opened the 2017 volleyball season at Smyrna on Sept. 9, going home with a workmanlike 3-0 victory. The Auks defeated Smyrna once again on Nov. 4 in the second round of the state tournament, but this one was much tougher.

It took four sets this time, but the eighth-seeded Auks are moving on after a 3-1 win over the No. 9 Eagles at Salesianum. The Auks won by scores of 24-26, 25-20, 25-17, and 25-18. Read more »

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Pandas need four sets to hold off persistent Seahawks, advance in volleyball tourney

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WILMINGTON – Padua’s volleyball team opened its quest for the 2017 state championship with a bang, steamrolling Delaware Military Academy, 25-12, in a first set that included a 12-1 run. But the 16th-seeded Seahawks made sure everyone in a packed gymnasium at Salesianum that they belonged in the second round, storming back to tie the match after two sets.

The final two sets, however, belonged to the No. 1 Pandas, who advanced to the quarterfinal round with a 3-1 win. Set scores were 25-12, 23-25, 25-18, and 25-12. Padua was not surprised at the effort from DMA, a team the Pandas swept during the regular season. Read more »

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Vikings battle, fall to Caravel in first round of volleyball tournament

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WILMINGTON – St. Elizabeth experienced a turnaround in its volleyball program in 2017, increasing its win total from one to six and earning the 20th seed in the 24-team state tournament. The Vikings’ season came to an end on Nov. 2, however, as 13th-seeded Caravel managed a 3-0 sweep at Conrad Schools of Science.

Set scores were 25-16, 25-19, 25-22. Read more »

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Pandas overwhelm Raiders in 3-0 field hockey win

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WILMINGTON – The Catholic Conference field hockey match between Padua and Ursuline that was scheduled for this past Sunday was washed out, but the two extra days off may have recharged the Pandas’ offense. Padua controlled the action throughout the game and scored a 3-0 victory Oct. 31 at Forbes Field. Read more »

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Tower Hill field hockey remains unbeaten with win over Auks

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WILMINGTON – Tower Hill celebrated Senior Night on Oct. 30 before its nonconference field hockey game against Archmere. Once the game started, however, it was a sophomore who gave the Hillers the lead they would never relinquish in a 4-1 triumph.

The game had a special feel even before it started. Not only did Tower Hill recognize its 12 seniors, it also honored the Auks eight. Temporary lights were brought in for the occasion, making it the first night game ever at the school’s Richardson Field. And the Hillers were determined to maintain their perfect record. Read more »

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Soccer regular season concludes, while football powers collide at Baynard

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It’s crunch time for soccer, as the regular season ends Thursday, and playoff seeding will be announced before the end of the week. The Division II tournament begins Saturday, with St. Mark’s and Archmere likely participants. The Division I tournament, headed by Salesianum, kicks off next week. Football, meanwhile, features a matchup of two of the state’s best in a highly anticipated matchup. Read more »

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Field hockey reaches last week of regular season, while volleyball playoffs have arrived

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Field hockey enters the final week of the regular season with several games that have been rescheduled from earlier in the year, while five Catholic school teams get ready for the volleyball state tournament. Padua is the No. 1 seed in that event. Read more »

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Defense key in Spartans field hockey win over Raiders

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WILMINGTON – The St. Mark’s defense was key in its 2-1 field hockey win over fifth-ranked Ursuline Raiders on Oct. 27. Read more »

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Pandas complete volleyball regular season with tough win at Ursuline

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WILMINGTON – Inside a sold-out, electric gymnasium Oct. 26 at Ursuline Academy, the bodies were flying as the host Raiders and their top-ranked archrival, Padua, put on a volleyball show worthy of a late-round tournament match. The No. 2 Raiders played tough on Senior Night, but the Pandas completed an unbeaten regular season with a 3-1 victory.

The set scores were 25-11, 18-25, 25-20, and 25-21. Read more »

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Raiders need five sets, survive test from Auks

October 25th, 2017 Posted in Featured, Our Diocese, Youth

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WILMINGTON – Archmere and Ursuline staged a five-set marathon in their volleyball match Oct. 24, and the host Raiders were able to hold on for a 3-2 win. Set scores were 26-24, 24-26, 25-19, 22-25, and 15-12.

It was similar to the last time the Auks and Raiders met, which was last November in a state tournament semifinal. Ursuline needed five sets to win that one as well. Read more »

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