Track & Field


Track-and-field practice was held for Indian River High School on Tuesday, March 19.

IR track teams looking for season-long improvements

Veteran head coach Bob Hahn has been leading the Indian River High School track programs for nine years now. Being from a smaller school in the state, it is always difficult for the team to maintain depth and numbers on the roster.

It’s a...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:04am

Race to support ‘Coach Nic’ Scholarship at Sussex Tech

On Saturday, March 9, Sussex Technical High School will host its inaugural 5K Race for Coach Nic.

The proceeds from the race will support the scholarship created in honor of the school’s former social studies and history teacher, who was...

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 10:01am

Sponsors sought for 5 in support of Sussex Tech athlete scholarship

Sussex Technical High School is hosting the first-ever Race for Coach Nic 5K on Saturday, March 9, with proceeds to support the Lou Nicoletti Scholarship for a track-and-field athlete, as well as benefiting the cross-country and track-and-field...

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:53am

Indian River’s Sarah Roehl pushes at the finish line during the Henlopen Conference Championships nearly two weeks ago.

IRHS cross-country completes final leg of 2018 season

The Indian River High School boys’ and girls’ teams both participated in the event. IR’s top boys’ finisher was senior Patrick Spencer with his 20th-place finish, with a time of 18:40.15. Senior Sarah Roehl crossed the finish stripe as the top...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 10:51am

Indian River’s Patrick Spencer finished in ninth place with a time of 17:31.8 minutes during the Henlopen Conference Championships on Saturday, Nov. 3.

Busy week for IR cross-county teams

Little by little, through hard work, patience and persistence, Indian River High School’s cross-country teams have noticeably improved — especially the boys’ program.

“The boys are doing good,” said head coach Steve O’Boyle as he watched...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 9:23am

Indian River High School’s cross-country team takes off at the start of their home opener.

IR comes up short on muddy home course

Indian River High School’s cross-country team suffered a setback in their home opener, losing 21-34 to rival Sussex Tech last Wednesday, Sept. 19. Tech entered the meet with two wins in their pocket and maintained their perfect record so far this...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 11:44am

The Selbyville Middle School track team poses for a photo.

SMS track teams pull together for district championship

Selfless. Motivated. Successful.

Three words that can often describe the student-athletes at Selbyville Middle School, which, coincidentally, is known as SMS.

The school’s boys’ and girls’ track teams each recently won their...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 11:56am