New coaches seek first wins as girls hoops gets into gear


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Two games tonight lead off the girls’ basketball schedule for the week.


William Penn at St. Mark’s, 7:15 p.m. The Spartans hope to get win No. 1 for new coach Kayla Miller.

St. Elizabeth at Caesar Rodney, 7:15 p.m. Meanwhile, in Kent County, the Vikings open the season and a new era with coach Dan Cooney, a longtime assistant at St. Elizabeth.


St. Thomas More at Salisbury (Md.) School, 5 p.m.

Ursuline at Sussex Central, 6:15 p.m. The Raiders are one of the best teams in Delaware, but the Knights are ranked fifth and are playing at home.


Concord at Padua, 5:15 p.m. Both teams won their openers and are ranked in the top 10.

Archmere at William Penn, 5:15 p.m


Brandywine at St. Mark’s, 1:15 p.m.

Largo (Md.) vs. St. Elizabeth, at the Tina Thompson Classic in Washington, D.C., 2 p.m. Caravel, Sanford and Ursuline are also in this event, which takes place all day in three locations.

Ursuline vs. Long Island Lutheran (N.Y.) at the Tina Thompson Classic in Washington, D.C., 5:20 p.m.