David Robinson to be honored by DIAA Board
David Robinson will be presented the DIAA Lifetime Achievement Award during the monthly meeting of the DIAA Board of Directors.
Robinson is being honored for his many contributions to interscholastic athletics in the state of Delaware during his long and distinguished career. He was a member of the Delaware Secondary Schools Athletic Association [DSSAA] Board of the Directors from 1989 to 1996, and served as chairperson of the board from 1991 to 1993. DSSAA was the interscholastic athletic governing body until 2002 when it was replaced by the DIAA. He was an active member of the State Football Tournament Committee from 1992 until 2017. The Football Committee made him an honorary member in 2017.
Robinson’s career as an educator was spent primarily in the Caesar Rodney School District where he retired as superintendent. He was also interim superintendent of the Cape Henlopen School District.
Robinson was a stellar football player for both Lewes High School and West Chester State College. He was the starting left defensive tackle for the victorious Gold squad in the 1961 Blue-Gold All Star Game. He was also a successful football coach at Lewes and Caesar Rodney high schools.
The ceremony will take place at 10am on Thursday, June 14th.in room A of the John W. Collette Education Research Center, 35 Commerce Way, Suite 1, Dover, DE 19904.
Spring Tournament State Champions
Spring 2018 State Tournaments
Boys' Lacrosse State Champions: Salesianum
Baseball State Champions: Cape Henlopen
Girls' Soccer D1 State Champions: Padua
Girls' Soccer D2 State Champions: DMA
Golf State Champions: Tower Hill
Girls' Lacrosse State Champions: Cape Henlopen
Softball State Champions: Smyrna High School
Girls' Tennnis State Champions: Caesar Rodney
Boys' Tennis State Champions: Caesar Rodney
Unified Track & Field State Champions: Caesar Rodney
Track & Field Girls State Champions D1: Padua Academy
Track & Field Girls State Champions D2: Tatnall School
Track & Field Boys State Champions D1: Dover High School
Track & Field Boys State Champions D2: A.I. duPont High School
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Purpose of DIAA
Purpose of the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA)
The purpose of the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association is to
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- preserve and promote the educational significance of interscholastic athletics;
- ensure that interscholastic sports remain compatible with the educational mission of the member schools;
- provide for fair competition between member schools;
- promote sportsmanship and ethical behavior;
- establish and enforce standards of conduct for athletes, coaches, administrators, officials and spectators;
- protect the physical well-being of athletes;
- and promote healthy adolescent lifestyles.