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Busy week lies ahead for Catholic high school girls teams in Diocese of Wilmington

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Morgan Hall of Saint Mark's slides in with the tying run in the Spartans' game against Laurel on April 13. Saint Mark's is back in action on Thursday. Dialog photo/Mike Lang

A fan of girls high school sports can hit a game or more a day this week as teams try to get into the heart of the spring season. Four Catholic schools will be playing lacrosse on Monday, and a few teams will be on the athletic fields on Saturday.

A few of the big contests this week include soccer in Claymont between two undefeateds, and a battle between Spartans on the softball field.

Don’t forget to confirm dates and times before making the trip. Schedules are always subject to change.

Softball

Monday, April 15

William Penn (3-2) at Archmere (3-2), 3:45 p.m.

Concord (6-1) vs. Padua (1-3), 3:45 p.m. at Midway Softball Complex

Tuesday, April 16

Conrad (4-2) vs. St. Elizabeth (0-3), 3:45 p.m. at Canby Park

Archmere vs. First State Military (2-2), 3:30 p.m. at Smyrna-Clayton Little Lass Complex

Hodgson (1-3) vs. Ursuline (0-5), 4 p.m. at Midway Softball Complex

Wednesday, April 17

Padua vs. Newark Charter (1-4), 3:45 p.m. at Midway Softball Complex

Thursday, April 18

Padua at Conrad, 3:45 p.m.

Hodgson at St. Elizabeth, 3:45 p.m. at Canby Park

Archmere at Saint Mark’s (6-1), 4 p.m.

Ursuline at Delmarva Christian (3-2), 4:15 p.m.

Friday, April 19

Archmere at Red Lion (0-3), 4 p.m.

Saturday, April 20

Lake Forest (7-0) at Saint Mark’s, 1 p.m. For the second straight Saturday, the Spartans welcome a visitor from the Henlopen South. Lake will be looking to impose some Spartans on Spartans pain. Lake’s Spartans began the week outscoring opponents by nearly eight runs per game.

 

Lacrosse

Monday, April 15

Padua (0-5) at Concord (2-3), 3:30 p.m.

St. Vincent Pallotti at Ss. Peter and Paul (4-1), 4 p.m.

Middletown (3-4) at Ursuline (2-4), 5:15 p.m.

Saint Mark’s (3-2) at Caravel (5-1), 6:15 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16

Conrad (2-3) at Archmere (4-1), 4 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17

Worcester Prep at Ss. Peter and Paul, 4 p.m.

Saint Mark’s at Salisbury School (Md.), 4:15 p.m.

Ursuline at Caravel, 6:15 p.m.

Thursday, April 18

Padua at Wilmington Charter (2-2), 3:45 p.m.

Archmere at Tower Hill (3-1), 3:45 p.m.

Ss. Peter and Paul at Gunston, 4 p.m.

Saturday, April 20

Padua at Wilmington Friends (2-2), 9:30 a.m.

 

Soccer

Monday, April 15

Middletown (5-0) at Archmere (4-0), 3:45 p.m. This interdivisional matchup is one of the state’s most attractive thus far this season. The battle to watch is the Archmere defense, which has surrendered just one goal all season, against a Cavaliers offense scoring to the tune of seven goals per game. Oh, and Middletown has yet to allow a goal this season.

Ursuline (1-2-1) at Hodgson (3-2), 4 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17

Saint Mark’s (3-0) at Newark (4-2), 3:30 p.m.

St. Elizabeth (2-3) at Archmere, 3:45 p.m.

Thursday, April 18

Padua (3-2) at Catawba Ridge (S.C.), 7 p.m. The young Pandas have won three straight after opening the season with a pair of losses. Their annual trip this year begins just south of Charlotte, N.C., against the Copperheads, who have played 19 games already and enter the week 15-4.

Friday, April 19

Tower Hill (1-3) at Ursuline, 3:15 p.m.

St. Elizabeth at Saint Mark’s, 4 p.m.

Saturday, April 20

Padua at Charlotte Latin (N.C.), 2 p.m.

 

Tennis

Monday, April 15

Padua (1-3) vs. Saint Mark’s (0-2), 3:30 p.m. at Banning Park

Ss. Peter and Paul (2-0) at Gunston, 4 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16

Appoquinimink (4-0) vs. Padua, 3:30 p.m. at Delcastle Recreation Center

Archmere (5-0) at Tatnall (1-1), 3:45 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17

Kent Island at Ss. Peter and Paul, 4 p.m.

Thursday, April 18

Saint Mark’s at Archmere, 3:30 p.m.

Padua at Conrad (2-2), 3:30 p.m.

Friday, April 19

Archmere at Appoquinimink, 3:30 p.m.

Ursuline (1-2) at Glasgow (1-2), 3:30 p.m.

William Penn (2-2) vs. Saint Mark’s, 3:30 p.m. at Banning Park

Worcester Prep at Ss. Peter and Paul, 4 p.m.

 

Track

Tuesday, April 16

Conrad at Saint Mark’s, 3:45 p.m.

Friday, April 19

Padua at Warrior Invitational, time TBA at West Chester (Pa.) Henderson High School

Saturday, April 20

Archmere, Padua and Ursuline at Art Madric Hall of Fame Invitational, 11 a.m. at Caravel Academy