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RECAP: DIAA Girls High School 2021 State Basketball Tournament for 3-5-21

March 6, 2021

DIAA STATE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT  2021 – MAR 05 – Ursuline 54 defeated Newark Charter 20

Senior Lauren Dorsey scored a game high 15 points to lead 5th seed Ursuline Academy (11-4) to a 54-20 victory over Newark Charter in the 3rd Round of the DIAA Girl’s Basketball Tournament. Emily Rzucidlo added 9 points for the Raiders, who will face 4 seed Caravel Academy on Monday in quarterfinal action. Samira Morgan led the Patriots with 9 points.

The Lady Royals traveled to Wilmington, Delaware for the 7th time this year to face off against the #2 seeded Conrad Red Wolves. It was an incredible display of tough defense from both teams as the Lady Royals prevailed to a victory of 47-45. Sierra Troyer led all scorers with 18 points 7 rebounds and 2 steals. Grace Fetterman also contributed 14 points 6 assists 4 steals and a block

File Photo: Conrad Center Ja’Nylah Whittlesey (23) grabs the rebound during a girls regular season basketball game. Photo By Saquan Stimpson

Sophmore Ainsley Bell chipped in with 9 points 3 rebounds 6 assists 4 rebounds and 2 blocks. This was also Coach Roach’s 50th career win (50-12) and the most wins in playoffs in school history. They will travel to Woodbridge for a chance to compete for a Final Four berth on Monday.

Woodbridge 47 defeated Cape Henlopen 41 

Woodbridge: Chi Kia Johnson 17

De Asya Jones 13 

Cape Henlopen: Mehkia Applewhite 21 

Morgan Mahoney 11

Mt. Pleasant 69 defeated Appoquinimink 60 

Mt. Pleasant: Brennah Scott 20 

Ja Mai Benson 16 

Kaya Fruitchman 10 

Appoquinimink: Delaney Christopher 25 

Brielle Smith 10

Sanford 60 defeated Tatnall 35 

Sanford: Abby Meredith 21 

Amiya Carroll 16 

Azareya Kilgoe 15 

Tatnall: Emma Kirby 15 

Breionna Dodson 11

St Elizabeth 72 defeated Caesar Rodney 39 

St Elizabeth Olivia Lynch 23 

Naia Pullian 22 

Rory Ciskowski 13 

Caesar Rodney: Stacey Deputy 23 

Jada McCullough 10