Girls’ Basketball

Special Olympics basketball state tournament tips off March 30 at UD

Special Olympics Delaware’s annual State Basketball Tournament will take place Saturday, March 30 at the Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, with games scheduled throughout the day, 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., in the main arena and both auxiliary gymnasiums...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 9:31am

Ocean City Breakers AAU basketball organization hosts camp

The Ocean City Breakers AAU basketball organization hosted a camp for local youth that included kids from the Indian River and Cape Henlopen school districts, as well as some from Maryland schools, on President’s Day, Monday, Feb. 18. Indian...

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:59am

Jamier Felton was named to play in the 2019 Blue-Gold All-Star Game on Saturday, March 16.

Felton, Jordan named to Blue-Gold teams

Indian River High School seniors Jamier Felton and Julia Jordan were recently named to play in the 2019 Blue-Gold All-Star Game, which will take place at the 76ers Fieldhouse on Saturday, March 16. Around 30 of the state’s top male and female...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:06am

IR’s Micayla Meehan shoots a free-throw earlier this season.

IR girls make it four in a row on the court

The Indian River High School girls’ basketball team has been focused and determined in the second half of the season to right their early-season struggles.

Thanks to a pair of wins this past week, the Indians have now won four in a row,...

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 10:34am

Micayla Meehan grabs a pass during a game earlier this season.

Indians win second straight

Jordan scores team-high 11 to lead IR over Delmar

The Indian River High School girls’ basketball team has become quite the cohesive unit during the second half of the 2018-2019 campaign. Since the holiday break, the Indians are playing above .500.

That impressive play has them in prime...

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:23am

IR freshman Gabe Mouynivong goes up for the opening jump ball during the Indians’ game against Cape Henlopen on Thursday, Jan. 24. IR won the game 19-14 for the program’s first win in just their second game.

IR girls’ hoops takes down Seaford

Yonya Wise came off the bench to score a team-high 10 points to lead the Indian River High School girls’ basketball team to a 38-21 win over Seaford on Tuesday, Jan. 29.

The junior guard connected on four shots and converted 2-of-3...

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 9:53am

IR boys split week on the hardwoods

Seniors Jamier Felton and Michael Meehan led the way for the Indian River High School boys’ basketball team in a 61-53 win over Laurel on Thursday, Jan. 17.

Felton scored a game-high 25 points, including a pair of three-pointers, while...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 9:09am

Declan Burke shows good breathing technique during a swim versus Sussex Academy earlier this season.

IR Sports Report: IR boys’ swimmers improve to 6-1 on the season

The Indian River High School boys’ swim team has been cruising through their 2018-2019 campaign, and picked up win No. 6 on the season on Tuesday, Jan. 15, with a 76-14 thumping of host Dover. It was their fourth straight win.

Last week,...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:30am

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SMS Sports Report: Selbyville wrestlers improve to 5-1 on the season

After a disappointing season-opening 58-24 loss to Postlethwait, the Selbyville Middle School wrestling team has been on fire — posting six straight wins.

Over that successful stretch, the Indians cruised to wins over Seaford (57-36),...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 9:24am

Indian River hosted a Unified Basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 8. Milford traveled to IR for its first ever Unified Basketball game. Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools uses sports as a way to build inclusion and tolerance in schools.

IR’s Unified Basketball program tips off

Unified Basketball program at Indian River High School took center court on Tuesday, Jan. 8, as the Indians hosted Milford in their first-ever Unified game on the hardwoods.

Unified Sports — and more specifically basketball — is an...

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 1:25pm

IR girls’ hoops picks up another pair of wins

It was another successful week on the hardwoods for the Indian River High School girls’ basketball team, as they picked up a pair of wins over Sussex Academy and Milford.

On Thursday, Jan. 3, IR posted a wire-to-wire 40-18 victory over the...

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 10:23am

Indian River’s Micayla Meehan looks to pass into the paint versus Lake Forest.

IR girls drop heartbreaker to Spartans

Indians held eight-point lead at half

It was certainly a tale of two halves for the Indian River High School girls’ basketball team on Tuesday, Dec. 18, as they hosted Lake Forest in a Henlopen Conference South Division contest.

After an impressive first half in which they...

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 12:32pm

Selbyville Indians fight hard in pair of losses

The Selbyville Middle School girls’ basketball team suffered setbacks in their two games this past week, but it certainly was not from a lack of effort or fight.

The Indians squared off with a very talents Woodbridge team last Wednesday,...

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 12:13pm

An Indian River swimmer competes against Sussex Academy on Thursday, Dec. 6.

IR Sports Report — IR boys swim past Seahawks

In a highly contested Henlopen Conference South Division swimming meet, the Indian River High School boys edged out host Sussex Academy, 91-79, last Thursday, Dec. 6.

The Indians won seven of the 11 events overall, which included six in...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:28am

Lauren Meehan drives the ball towards the paint, drawing a foul.

Indians tame Bulldogs for first win fo the season

 The Indian River High School girls’ basketball team is young and is expected to face some growing pains throughout the early parts of this season.

Through those pains — with practice and game experience — they hope to continue to have the...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 12:08pm

Braydee Whitman goes for two in a game against Laurel last year.

Young Indians hoping to grow, improve

The Indian River High School girls’ basketball program graduated four seniors from last year’s team, which went 9-11 overall. With those graduations also went some leadership that this season’s squad could certainly use.

Gone are Kealey...

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 11:16am