The Dover Post's high school sports roundup recaps all the action for the area high school sports teams over the past week, including game scores and top performers.


Dover High School
Football
Record: 3-0, 0-0
The Dover High football team improved its record last week by beating Indian River, 42-12, Sept. 24. The Senators will open their conference schedule next week when they visit Smyrna High School at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1.

Field Hockey
Record: 1-3-1, 1-3-0
The Dover High field hockey team won its first game of the season last week, defeating Indian River, 2-0, Sept. 21, getting a shutout from Jessica Warman, and goals from Sarah Litchford and Paige Casto. The Senators will host Polytech High School for their next game at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30.

Boys Soccer
Record: 4-1, 4-1
The Dover High boys soccer team extended its win streak to four games last week, beating Woodbridge, 7-0, Sept. 21, Seaford, 1-0, Sept. 23, and Polytech, 6-0, Sept. 25. In the win over Polytech, Matt Hogsten scored three times while Matt Towne netted two goals for the Senators, who return to action at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Laurel High School.

Girls Volleyball
Record: 0-6, 0-4
The Dover High girls volleyball team failed to secure its first win of the season last week as it lost matches to Smyrna, 3-0 (25-9, 25-18, 25-15), Sept. 21, Caesar Rodney, 3-0 (25-13, 25-9, 25-16), Sept. 23, and Red Lion, 3-1 (28-26, 14-25, 25-16, 25-20), Sept. 25. The Senators will look for a win when they visit Caravel Academy at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30.

Boys Cross Country
The Dover High boys cross country team won its only meet last week against Indian River, 16-47, Sept. 22. The Senators next compete at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Salesianum Invitational, held at Brandywine Creek State Park.

Girls Cross Country
The Dover High girls cross country team hosted Indian River for its only meet last week, winning the contest, 23-34, Sept. 22. The Senators are off until Wednesday, Oct. 6, when they compete in a tri-meet at Polytech High School against Milford High School.

Caesar Rodney High School
Football
Record: 2-1, 0-0
The Caesar Rodney High football team lost its first game of the season last week when it fell to Salesianum, 26-13, Sept. 24. Running back Dermaih Gibbs and fullback Miles Hunter scored the touchdowns for the Riders, who next play at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, vs. Loyola-Blakefield School.

Field Hockey
Record: 4-1, 3-0
The Caesar Rodney High field hockey team extended its win streak to four games last week by beating Lake Forest, 2-1, Sept. 21. Lynzi Yearick and Taylor Prillaman scored for the Riders, who next play at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Milford High School.

Boys Soccer
Record: 4-1, 4-0
The Caesar Rodney High boys soccer team picked up wins last week over Polytech, 3-0, Sept. 21, and Laurel, 8-0, Sept. 23, before losing its first game of the season to Salesianum, 6-0, Sept. 25. Michael Clark scored three goals on the week for the Riders, two against Polytech and one against Laurel. CR next plays at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Indian River High School.

Girls Volleyball
Record: 9-1, 4-0
The Caesar Rodney High girls volleyball team pushed its win streak to five matches last week with wins over Sussex Central, 3-0 (25-20, 29-27, 25-14), Sept. 21, Dover, 3-0 (25-13, 25-9, 25-16), Sept. 23, and St. Elizabeth, 3-2 (25-17, 23-25, 25-23, 22-25, 15-8), Sept. 25. Against St. E’s, Madeline Voshell had 13 kills, one ace, two blocks and 15 digs, Talia Pina had 11 kills, one ace, three blocks and nine digs, and Layla Shanehsaz had eight kills, three aces, four blocks and 12 digs. The Riders take to the court again at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Cape Henlopen High School.

Boys Cross Country
The Caesar Rodney High boys cross country team beat Sussex Central, 15-50, Sept. 22 for its lone win last week. The Riders return to the course at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Salesianum Invitational, held at Brandywine Creek State Park.

Girls Cross Country
The Caesar Rodney High girls cross country team picked up a win last week when it defeated Sussex Central, 15-50, Sept. 22. The Riders’ next meet is at the Salesianum Invitational at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Brandywine Creek State Park.

Lake Forest High School
Football
Record: 2-1, 0-1
The Lake Forest High football team won its second consecutive game last week when it beat Mount Pleasant, 28-7, Sept. 24. Senior running back Quadir Bryant ran for three touchdowns, while senior quarterback Josh Webb chipped in the fourth score on the ground. The Spartans will host Laurel High School for their next game at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1.

Field Hockey
Record: 1-3, 1-3
The Lake Forest High field hockey team lost both games it played last week to Caesar Rodney, 2-1, Sept. 21, and Woodbridge, 2-1, Sept. 23. Harbour Boots scored the lone goal against CR, while Kelsey Smith was the only player to find the back of the cage against Woodbridge. The Spartans will play in the Turf Bowl at the University of Delaware’s Rullo Stadium for their next game at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, at Brandywine High School.

Boys Soccer
Record: 1-4, 0-4
The Lake Forest High boys soccer team lost two more games last week, first to Sussex Central, 2-1, Sept. 21, then to Sussex Tech, 5-0, Sept. 23. The only goal of the week for the Spartans came from Tolga Yilmaz, whose team next plays at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, vs. Cape Henlopen High School.

Girls Volleyball
Record: 1-4, 0-3
The Lake Forest High girls volleyball team lost three more matches last week to Delmar, 3-2 (15-25, 25-15, 25-20, 19-25, 15-8), Sept. 21, Sussex Tech, 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-22), Sept. 23, and Aquinas Academy, 3-1 (22-25, 25-8, 25-22, 25-15), Sept. 24. The Spartans will visit Polytech High School at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, for their next match.

Boys Cross Country
The Lake Forest High boys cross country team lost its only meet last week to Cape Henlopen, 23-46, Sept. 22. The Spartans will participate in a quad-meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6, vs. Seaford and Sussex Central high schools, and Saint Thomas More Preparatory.

Girls Cross Country
The Lake Forest High girls cross country team dropped a meet last week to Cape Henlopen, 17-40, Sept. 22. Seaford and Sussex Central high schools, and Saint Thomas More Preparatory will visit the Spartans for their next quad-meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6.

Polytech High School
Football
Record: 2-1, 0-1
The Polytech High football team lost its first game of the season last week to Cape Henlopen, 41-0, Sept. 24. The Panthers will look to rebound this weekend when they visit Seaford High School at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1.

Field Hockey
Record: 2-0-1, 2-0-1
The Polytech High field hockey team beat Woodbridge, 4-0, Sept. 21, in its only game last week. Olivia Combs had a goal and two assists, while Lindsey Scott and Kira Bunker combined for the Panther shutout. Polytech will visit Dover High School for its next game at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30.

Boys Soccer
Record: 0-5, 0-5
The Polytech High boys soccer team lost three more games this week to Caesar Rodney, 3-0, Sept. 21, Cape Henlopen, 3-0, Sept. 23, and Dover, 6-0, Sept. 25. The Panthers next play at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Milford High School.

Girls Volleyball
Record: 5-0, 4-0
The Polytech High girls volleyball team remained undefeated last week by beating Woodbridge, 3-0 (25-3, 25-12, 25-6), Sept. 21, and Cape Henlopen, 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-21), Sept. 23. In the win against Cape, Jaynie Deputy had two kills, two aces, seven digs and 20 assists, while teammate Chelsea Fry had eight kills, two aces and 15 digs. The Panthers will host Lake Forest High School in their next match at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1.

Boys Cross Country
The Polytech High boys cross country team picked up a win last week, beating Smyrna, 23-34, Sept. 22, with Brandon Hughes, 19:31, taking first overall in the meet. The Panthers will compete in the Tidewater Classic in Maryland for their next meet at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29.

Girls Cross Country
The Polytech High girls cross country team lost a meet last week to Smyrna, 25-32, Sept. 22. The Panthers’ next competition comes at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, at the Tidewater Classic in Maryland.