Decatur Girls Complete Sweep Of Snow Hill

Decatur Girls Complete Sweep Of Snow Hill
Decatur’s Sofia Gordy pulls down an offensive rebound in traffic during the first quarter of Tuesday’s home game against Snow Hill. Photo by Shawn Soper

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity basketball team took care of business at home against county rival Snow Hill on Tuesday, routing the Eagles, 55-14, to pull even at 7-7 on the season.

With the win over Snow Hill on Tuesday at home, the Seahawks earned a season sweep over their county rivals after beating the Eagles, 53-5, back on December 20. The Decatur girls also swept Pocomoke this season.

After a sluggish start, the Seahawks steadily pulled away from Snow Hill on Tuesday. The Decatur girls started the second half of the season with three straight losses, but have now won three of their last four to pull even at 7-7 on the season.

About The Author: Shawn Soper

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Shawn Soper has been with The Dispatch since 2000. He began as a staff writer covering various local government beats and general stories. His current positions include managing editor and sports editor. Growing up in Baltimore before moving to Ocean City full time three decades ago, Soper graduated from Loch Raven High School in 1981 and from Towson University in 1985 with degrees in mass communications with a journalism concentration and history.