Harlem Triksterz play for success and unity

CAMBRIDGE — Want to get the attention of — let’s be honest here — some easily distracted middle schoolers? Just do what the Harlem Triksterz do. Well, that’s pretty hard. So, it’s probably best to invite the real deal. A three-man crew from the Triksterz, led by Kevin “Showboat” Jackson, visited the county’s three middle […]

Eagles announce May Athletes of the Month

SHILOH — North Dorchester High School Athletic Director Dave Morrissette has announced the Eagles’ athletes of the month for May. Every month, the school honors its top student/athletes, based not only on their performance in sports, but also for their academic achievements, leadership and behavior. The students receive awards sponsored by community donors. This month, […]

Dorchester awarded North American 70.3 Triclub Championship

CAMBRIDGE – Dorchester County further cemented its reputation as a top destination for endurance events with the announcement last week that the county will host the prestigious North American 70.3 TriClub Championship, June 9, 2019 in conjunction with IRONMAN Eagleman. The event is expected to attract an additional 1,000 race participants from more than 250 […]

BREAKING NEWS: Cambridge Classic still on for Saturday, despite weather

Allen Nelson announced Thursday that in spite of blustery weather over the previous few days, with more in the forecast, the Cambridge Classic Powerboat Regatta will be held as scheduled on Saturday.

By Dave Ryan Dorchester Banner CAMBRIDGE – It takes more than a little rain to stop this crew.  Though many events scheduled for the Eastern Shore this weekend have already been canceled, that’s not the case for the Cambridge Classic Powerboat Regatta. “We’re going,” Cambridge Powerboat Racing Association Vice Commodore Allen Nelson said on Thursday […]

Cambridge Classic Regatta is May 19-20

CAMBRIDGE — The country’s longest-running powerboat races happen right here in Dorchester! This year marks the 108th Cambridge Classic Power Boat Regatta May 19-20 on the Choptank River. Some of these boats reach speeds up to 170mph! The fleet ranges from the classic Jersey speed skiffs turning on their sides and going airborne at 70mph […]

Vikings’ bocce team is heading to States

STEVENSVILLE – The young men and women of Cambridge-South Dorchester’s bocce team tossed and rolled their way to success on the courts Thursday, bringing home a district championship. In doing so, they qualified for the state championships later this month. Bocce is the spring season unified sport in Maryland public schools. In unified sports, a […]

Parker is new leader of C-SD football team

CAMBRIDGE — Assistant Coach Gaven Parker has been named Head Coach of the Cambridge-South Dorchester High School Viking football team, taking the place of Jake Coleman who is stepping down after 12 seasons at the helm. Parker, a physical education teacher at Vienna Elementary School, played football for Laurel, Delaware High School and Salisbury University, […]

Coleman resigns as football head coach

ester Banner/Dave Ryan Jake Coleman, third from the left, has announced his retirement as head coach of Cambridge-South Dorchester’s varsity football team.

CAMBRIDGE – Jake Coleman has resigned as head coach of Cambridge-South Dorchester High School’s varsity football team. He announced the move April 17 in a post on social media. He leaves the program after compiling a record of 92-51, with 10 consecutive 1A Bayside Titles and two region titles. Under Coach Coleman, the Vikings made […]

County’s Little Leaguers hit the diamonds

CAMBRIDGE – Young athletes and their families had an exciting morning on Saturday, as Little League baseball and softball players took part in Opening Day ceremonies and the first games of the 2018 season. In Cambridge, the day began with the traditional parade down Race Street. In a procession led by a police car and […]

Vikings softball team beats Mardela 6-1

Dorchester Banner/Dave Ryan The Cambridge-South Dorchester High School 2018 softball team’s players and coaches paused for a photo Friday after their 6-1 victory over visiting Mardela. In front from the left are Sabrina McKelvey, Adrienne Kane, Abby Robinson, Delanie Henry, Natalie Kerr, Chloe Warrell and Kady Willey. In the middle from the left are Kim Larimer, Maddie Abbott, Maddie Lednum, Maddie Pleasants, Ariah Matos, Brooke Windsor and Paige Phillips. Coaches from the left are Megan Newman, Bruce Springer, Wade Willey, Dennis Wooten and Head Coach Kareem Otey.

CAMBRIDGE – They got off to a bit of slow start, but the Vikings picked up the pace on Friday, and beat the visiting Mardela High School Warriors, 6-1. With Cambridge-South Dorchester down 1-0 in the second inning, Head Coach Kareem Otey knew her girls had to keep their composure and play hard. “We knew […]