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Talented quarterback Edge returns to Smyrna

SMYRNA — A couple times in his life, Cameron Edge made some big choices based on what was best for him. This time, though, the 16-year-old football player said he was thinking more about the …

Local college notebook: Wesley rings mean a little bit more

Dean Burrows didn’t really plan it this way. But when Wesley College’s 2020 Atlantic East Conference championship rings arrived the other day, a couple Wolverine men’s basketball …

Mitchell going to DSU as ex-Wolverines find new homes

DOVER — None of this is easy, of course. In a perfect world, Isiah Mitchell would be getting ready for his senior football season at Wesley College. But Wesley and its football program no …

Local roundup: Hen lax star Kitchen signs deal with NLL’s Albany FireWolves

Delaware men’s lacrosse standout Charlie Kitchen signed a professional contract with the Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League on Tuesday. Kitchen signed a three-year deal and …

Senior soccer season memorable for Smyrna’s Osborne

SMYRNA — Hannah Osborne can’t say she always dreamed of playing in a state championship game. The Smyrna High girls’ soccer standout admits it wasn’t even on her radar four …
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Pro Sports
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Kieran Smith, who has never even been on the national team, secured his second race at the Tokyo Game with a victory in the 200-meter freestyle at the U.S. Olympic trials on …
Denver’s Nikola Jokic was the runaway MVP this season, which made it a virtual certainty that he would also be an All-NBA first-team selection. Here’s the rarity: The MVP runner-up was not a …
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Torrey Pines has had its share of conflict over the years involving some of the top players in golf. Just not during such a taxing major as the U.S. Open. Think back to 2003 at …
College Sports
DETROIT (AP) — Former University of Michigan football players and others who say they were sexually abused by a now-deceased team doctor are expected to call for action by the University of …
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A look at the eight teams competing in the College World Series, which starts Saturday at TD Ameritrade Park. (Capsules in order of CWS opening games. Coaches’ records through …
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Former big league pitcher Kirk Saarloos was named TCU's new head baseball coach Tuesday after nine seasons as the team's pitching coach that included four consecutive trips …
Outdoors
GEORGETOWN — The torch representing Delaware law enforcement’s support continues to burn for Special Olympics Delaware and the approximately 4,200 athletes it serves.
Reading a beach for cuts will help you find more fish and catch more fish at the beach. Fish sit in these cuts or hunt along the beaches looking for food in these areas. Recognizing them at different …

Flyers' Oskar Lindblom wins Masterton Trophy

Cancer survivor Oskar Lindblom of the Philadelphia Flyers was named Tuesday as the winner of the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey. Lindblom …

Nets say Harden available to play in Game 5 vs Bucks

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden will play for the Brooklyn Nets in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, his first action since leaving with a hamstring injury less than a minute into the …

Rays ace Glasnow has elbow tear, no surgery for now

CHICAGO (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays ace Tyler Glasnow has a partially torn elbow ligament, the team said Tuesday, putting in doubt his future for the rest of this season and beyond. An MRI showed …

Column: Spieth can see progress in return to Open and Torrey

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jordan Spieth is more interested in what lies ahead than what's in his rearview mirror. This week affords him a chance to look back because it's the U.S. Open and it's Torrey …

Dolphins open minicamp amid Xavien Howard contract questions

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — All-Pro cornerback and reigning NFL interception leader Xavien Howard wants a new contract from the Miami Dolphins, and there is no guarantee he will attend the three-day …
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid and the 76ers barely have a leg to stand on. Embiid can’t jump. He can’t get any lift in his shots -- notable in a blown layup that should have won Game 4 -- and …
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jamison Crowder was a steady and reliable playmaker in his first two seasons with the New York Jets, a bright spot in an otherwise dim stretch for the franchise. So, …