Seahawks Set To Open ‘Normal’ Fall Season

Seahawks Set To Open ‘Normal’ Fall Season

BERLIN- For the first time in almost two years, the thrill of Friday Night Lights fall high school football returns this week when Decatur’s varsity team faces Bayside South rival Bennett at home in the season-opener for both teams.When the gates open for the Seahawks’ season-opener against Bennett on Friday, it will likely feel like… Read more »

Tough Guy Of The Week Award Set To Return

BERLIN- The Stephen Decatur High School varsity football “Tough Guy of the Week” awards are set to return to the sports section of The Dispatch next week.Started 20 years ago by Atlantic Physical Therapy (ATP) patriarch Bob Hammond, the “Tough Guy of the Week” award is handed out weekly to the Decatur player who most… Read more »

Club’s 63rd Labor Day Tourney Underway

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament is underway for the 63rd time as the “granddaddy” of resort area fishing tournaments.While it may lack the glamour and high payouts of the White Marlin Open, the Ocean City Marlin Club’s 60th Annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament trumps all others… Read more »

Final Delmarva ESA Contest In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The remnants of Tropical Storm Henri brought good surf conditions for the Delmarva chapter of the Eastern Surfing Association’s last contest of the season last weekend.The tropical storm churned up good-sized waves without the typical sloppy, post-storm conditions, creating a near-perfect set-up for the Delmarva ESA fourth and final contest of the summer… Read more »

63rd Labor Day Tournament Set For Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament returns next weekend for the 63rd time as the “granddaddy” of resort area fishing tournaments.While it may lack the glamour and high payouts of the White Marlin Open, the Ocean City Marlin Club’s 60th Annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament trumps all… Read more »

Local Boats Leading Mid-Atlantic Early

OCEAN CITY- Two days into the 30th annual Mid-Atlantic Tournament, the leaderboard had a decidedly Ocean City look with local boats sitting on top in several categories, but there was still much more fishing to be done.Before the first lines were dropped in the Mid-Atlantic on Monday, the tournament was already setting records. A record… Read more »

Ocean City Lacrosse Classic In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Lacrosse Classic held last weekend was once again a huge success with over 100 teams and thousands of the top players in the country competing for four days culminating with championship games on Sunday.The action started last Thursday at venues in Ocean City and in northern Worcester County. Games were… Read more »

Big Stick Crew Wins Poor Girl’s Open

Big Stick Crew Wins Poor Girl’s Open

OCEAN CITY- The 27th Poor Girl’s Open last weekend was once again a big success with plenty of fish caught over the three-day event and, most importantly, another big donation to the American Cancer Society.Sandwiched between the high dollar, high profile White Marlin Open and the Mid-Atlantic Tournament, the Poor Girl’s Open gives the resort… Read more »

27th Poor Girls Open Gets Underway

OCEAN CITY- With the drama of the high dollar, high profile White Marlin Open subsided, the resort area’s lady anglers get their turn in the spotlight this weekend with the return of the Poor Girl’s Open for the 27th year.The Poor Girl’s Open, which typically falls on the weekend after the White Marlin Open, was… Read more »

Ocean City Lacrosse Classic Returns

OCEAN CITY- The 27th Annual Ocean City Lacrosse Classic, featuring many of the top men’s and women’s players in the country is underway turning the resort area into the center of the lacrosse universe all weekend.The annual tournament got underway on Thursday with opening round games in several divisions. Northside Park in Ocean City continues… Read more »