Smyrna finishes the season undefeated with a 21 point win over Dover

DOVER, Del.- Behind 14 points from Devin DeMoe and 13 from Elisha Gregory, the Smyrna Eagles capped off their undefeated season with a 59-38 win over Dover. With the win, he Eagles finish the regular season at 14-0, the loss drops the Senators to 10-4 to end the season.

For the first time in a long time, the Smyrna Eagles came into the final game of the regular season without a zero in the loss column. Standing in their way of a perfect season was the Dover Senators. Just 22 days ago, the Eagles squeaked out a win over the Senators at home 41-38.

Tonights game began just the same way their first matchup ended, close. After the Eagles jumped out to a 6-0 lead three minutes in, the Senators stormed back to make it a one point, 11-10 Smyrna lead to end the first. To start the second quarter, the Eagles turned on the defense. Forcing a few turnovers in the second, the Eagles took a 27-18 lead at the break.

In the second half, Smyrna pulled away outscoring the Senators 32-20 for the 59-38 win to cap off their undefeated regular season.

The Eagles will take on Seaford in the Henlopen Championship game this Saturday at 4. The Cape Henlopen girls will take on Woodbridge in the first game of the day at 1 pm. Both games will be played at Dover High School.

Smyrna Stats:

  • Devin DeMoe: 14 Points
  • Elisha Gregory: 13 Points
  • Mu Salako: 12 Points
  • Elijah Credle: 9 Points
  • Robert Wiley: 7 Points
  • Yamir Knight: 2 Points
  • Majesti Carter: 2 Points

Dover Stats:

  • Jaheim Harrell: 13 Points
  • Dymear Yelverton: 9 Points
  • Byron Evans: 2 Points
  • Elijah Sessoms: 2 Points
  • Cam Moore: 2 Points
  • Kendall Abrams: 2 Points
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