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Girls sports head down the stretch as teams make playoff push


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The fall season is winding down, and this is the last week of regular-season volleyball, with Catholic showdowns looming.

Field hockey


St. Elizabeth (8-5) at St. Mark’s (3-8), 3:45 p.m. The Vikings are looking for their 5th straight field hockeywin as the season winds down, while the Spartans start a busy week of Catholic competition.

Padua (12-0) at St. Thomas More (2-8), 4:15 p.m. The fourth-ranked Pandas look to stay unbeaten on the season, while the Ravens want the home upset.


Archmere (8-3) at St. Mark’s, 3:45 p.m. The Auks lost a tough match to Caravel 3-2 last time out and look to bounce back against the Spartans.


Ursuline (6-6-1) at Wilmington Charter (6-4), 3:45 p.m. The Raiders look to end a two-game losing streak as they fight for a postseason bid.

St. Elizabeth at Padua, 3:45 p.m.


St. Thomas More at Newark Charter (4-7), 4:15 p.m.


Wilmington Charter at Archmere, 3:45 p.m.

Ursuline at St. Mark’s, 3:45 p.m.




Padua (11-2) at St. Mark’s (8-4), 7:15 p.m. The Pandas and Spartans meet in a key Catholic showdown as the Pandas attempt to shake off a loss to Archmere last week.

volleyballConcord (5-9) at Ursuline (9-3), 7:15 p.m. The UA Raiders want to build on their win against Charter, while the Concord Raiders search for the road upset.


MOT Charter at St. Thomas More (12-1), 5 p.m. Senior night for the Ravens as their strong season winds down.

Archmere (12-1) at A I DuPont (7-6), 6:45 p.m. The top-ranked Auks look to keep their winning ways going and finish regular season strong.

Delcastle (4-9) at St. Elizabeth (0-13), 6:45 p.m. The Vikings look for a win as the season comes to an end this week.


St. Mark’s at Delmar (6-6), 5:30 p.m.

Ursuline at Padua, 7:15 p.m. It’s senior night for the Pandas as the young Raiders go for the big road win.


St. Thomas More at St. Andrew’s (4-8), 5:15 p.m.


Tower Hill (11-1) at Archmere 12:15 p.m. The Auks host the No. 2 Hillers in the season finale that could be one of the best matches to close the season in a long time.

St. Elizabeth at Caesar Rodney (9-3), 12:30 p.m.

St. Mark’s at Ursuline, 6:45 p.m. This Catholic Conference showdown ends the regular season as both teams are fighting for a top-eight seed, which would mean a bye for the first round of the postseason.