Resort Officials Approve Major Volleyball Tourney

OCEAN CITY- Resort officials this week approved an indoor volleyball tournament set for Mother’s Day weekend that has already led to the booking of several hundred rooms in Ocean City as part of a regional partnership to draw significant events. During last week’s Tourism Committee meeting, Tourism Director Donna Abbott asked committee members to favorably… Read more »

St. Pat’s Soccer Tournament Concludes

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department’s 29th St. Patrick’s Soccer Tournament wrapped up last week after roughly 150 teams and hundreds of players from all over the region competed in the annual event over the last four weekends. From modest beginnings 29 years ago, the annual St. Patrick’s Soccer Tournament has grown… Read more »

Decatur Softball Opens With 11-0 Rout

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity softball team wasted no time jumping out to a fast start on the new season this week, routing Queen Anne’s, 11-0, on the road. Decatur slumped through last season, going 4-14 overall and 4-8 in the Bayside Conference before bowing out in the first round of the state 3A-East tournament, but… Read more »

Seahawks Blank Lions In Season Opener

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity baseball team got its 2017 campaign off to a good start this week with a 3-0 shutout of Queen Anne’s on the road on Tuesday. The Seahawks blanked the Lions with a winning formula of strong pitching and defense and just enough offense on a blustery season opener against Queen Anne’s… Read more »

Mallards Rout Royals, 17-2, In Opener

Worcester’s Trent Marshall makes a move against the Delmarva Christian defense in the first quarter of the season opener on Wednesday.

Photo by Shawn Soper

BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s boys’ varsity lacrosse team got off to a fast start this week, routing visiting Delmarva Christian, 17-2, in a cold, blustery season opener. The Mallards feature 15 upperclassmen on a deep and talented that could go far this year. Worcester went 13-4 last year with the essentially the same core group of… Read more »

Decatur Girls Start Season With 10-5 Win

Decatur’s Claire Porter sets the offense during the second half of the Seahawks’ 10-5 win over Saints Peter and Paul on Wednesday. Porter led the Seahawks with three goals.

Photo by Shawn Soper

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity lacrosse team got a nice early win against always-tough non-conference foe Saints Peter and Paul on Wednesday to start the 2017 campaign. The Seahawks return the same core group of players that repeated as Bayside Conference champs and won a third straight regional championship last year including seven seniors who… Read more »

Pocomoke Girls Bow Out In Final Four

POCOMOKE- While Decatur’s boys’ varsity basketball team was battling in the Final Four, Worcester County’s other representative in the state semifinals, the Pocomoke varsity girls, also bowed out gracefully last weekend. The Pocomoke girls were the top seed in the 1A-East Section II bracket and swept three games to reach the state’s Final Four. Along… Read more »

St. Patrick’s Soccer Tourney Wrapping Up

The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Departments 29th St. Patrick’s Soccer Tournament concludes this weekend after a month of action at Northside Park. Pictured above, the River Soccer Club shows off its trophy after winning the boys’ under-16 division last week.

Submitted photo

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department’s 29th annual St. Patrick’s Soccer Tournament concludes this weekend after roughly 150 teams and hundreds of players from all over the region have participated in the event over the last three weekends. From modest beginnings 29 years ago, the annual St. Patrick’s Soccer Tournament has grown… Read more »

Annual St. Pat’s 5K A Huge Success

OCEAN CITY- With huge crowds cramming into the resort for the parade last weekend, the annual St. Patrick’s Boardwalk 5K was once again a huge success with nearly 900 runners braving cold temps and biting winds for the annual event. The St. Patrick’s Boardwalk 5K was held last Saturday morning as planned despite harsh temperatures…. Read more »

Aluma, Coates Earn Top Bayside Honors

Decatur’s Keve Aluma this week was named Bayside South Player of the Year, while Decatur girls’ coach Katie Coates was named Bayside South Coach of the Year. Pictured above, Aluma fires home a dunk during the Governor’s Challenge in late December.

Photo by Earl Campbell

BERLIN- With the state championships in the books, the nets cut down and the celebrations over, the Bayside South Conference this week announced its post-season accolades for boys’ and girls’ varsity basketball and Decatur was recognized for remarkable seasons with a couple of top honors. On the boys’ side, Decatur’s Keve Aluma was named Bayside… Read more »