Seahawks Edge Warriors in Thriller

BERLIN- Decatur’s boys’ varsity lacrosse team edged visiting Easton, 10-9, on Wednesday in a drizzly, dreary season opener for both teams.While light rain fell and temperatures dipped into the low 40s during the game on Wednesday evening, the action on the field was hot and furious as both teams went back and forth in the… Read more »

Decatur Grad to Compete in Nationals

BERLIN- Berlin native and Stephen Decatur graduate Ashley Moreck will be competing in the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Championships in Wisconsin this weekend after a strong showing last week in the regional meet.The Springfield College (Mass.) senior and 2007 Decatur graduate scored a 9.2 in the uneven parallel bars during last week’s ECAC Division… Read more »

Seahawk Softball Off to Fast Start

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s deep and talented varsity softball team got its 2011 campaign off to a fast start this week, routing visiting James M. Bennett, 10-0, in a game shortened to five innings on Tuesday.The Seahawks return seven players from last year’s 17-4 team, which reached the region finals before bowing out of the state… Read more »

Young Seahawks Drop Season Opener

BERLIN- The first step in Stephen Decatur’s varsity baseball team’s rebuilding process got off to a shaky start this week with a 10-0 game-shortened loss to Bayside South rival James M. Bennett in the season opener.With just a handful of returning players from last year’s 16-4 team, which reached the Class 3A-East region semifinals before… Read more »

Mallards Start Season with 15-1 Rout

BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s boy’s varsity lacrosse team’s potentially promising 2011 campaign got off to a good start on Wednesday with a 15-1 shellacking of Eastern Shore Independent Athletic Conference (ESIAC) rival Salisbury School.With talent and depth at nearly all positions on the field, the prospects look good for another successful season for the Mallards’ boys’… Read more »

Tournament to Honor Late Coach

SNOW HILL- The late Allen Miller, long-time Snow Hill High School teacher and coach who passed away unexpectedly last fall, will be honored with a first-ever memorial golf tournament in his name next month.Miller, a teacher and coach at Snow Hill High for two decades, passed away of an apparent heart attack last September, leaving… Read more »

Decatur Girls Top Easton, 11-9

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity lacrosse team got its promising 2011 campaign off to a great start this week with a big 11-9 win on the road against Bayside North power Easton in the season opener for both teams.Last year, the Seahawks won the Class 3A-East region and advanced to the state’s Final Four before… Read more »

WPS Emche

Worcester Prep’s Jake Emche fires a shot passed the Salisbury School goalkeeper in the third quarter of Wednesday’s 15-1 rout of the Dragons in the season opener.Photo by Shawn Soper

Decatur Snyder

Stephen Decatur’s Curtis Snyder fires a shot past the Easton defense on Wednesday to stake the Seahawks to a 2-0 first quarter lead. The Seahawks went on to edge the Warriors, 10-9, in a thriller.Photo by Shawn Soper

Decatur Justice

Decatur senior captain Maddie Justice fires a pitch passed a Bennett batter during the third inning of the Seahawk 10-0 win over the Clippers on Tuesday. For the full story, see page 38A.Photo by Shawn Soper