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Thursday, March 4, 2021 - Basketball Championship Update


Dover, DE (March 4, 2021) - The Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) Girls Basketball tournament first round games were last night and saw 16 teams move onto the second round which will be tomorrow, March 5th. All games are set to tip off at 6:30 p.m.
First Round Scores:
#1 St. Elizabeth beat Hodgson, 73-35
#2 Conrad beat Delaware Military Academy, 58-17
#3 Sanford beat Wilmington Christian, 71-19
#4 Caravel beat Red Lion Christian Academy, 61-16
#5 Ursuline beat Dover, 51-25
#6 Archmere beat Polytech, 52-28
#7 Cape Henlopen beat St. Georges, 68-25
#8 Mt. Pleasant beat Indian River, 61-23
#9 Appoquinimink beat Seaford, 57-27
#10 Woodbridge beat Lake Forest, 67-15
#13 Wilmington Friends beat Christiana, 45-12
#14 Tatnall beat Charter, 48-30
#16 Caesar Rodney beat Laurel, 62-36
#18 Delmarva Christian beat #15 William Penn, 55-21
#21 Newark Charter beat #12 Howard, 59-34
#22 St. Marks beat #11 Brandywine, 61-30
Boys Basketball:
The first round of the boys tournament is tonight, as the tournament kicked off on Tuesday with 15 play in games. The top 8 seeds had a bye in the play in round and will play their first game of the tournament tonight.
Ticket Information 
Most DIAA State Championship games will allow two fans per player from each home and away team. Spectators are encouraged to check each host school’s website to determine each contest’s fan policy as some sites do differ.  
First, Second, Third and Quarter-Final Round - $5.00 Students (K-12) and Adults
Semi-Final Round - $6.00 Students (K-12) and Adults
Final Round - $8.00 Students (K-12) and Adults
Live Streaming
NFHSNetwork is the official partner of the DIAA State Championship and will select certain games to stream live. This year, member schools are permitted to provide live video coverage of the post-season tournament contest. Broadcast fees apply except for livestreams by school-owned websites or school controlled webpages. 
 A list of all member school’s livestream links can be found here. 
Media is permitted at events. We ask that media contact member schools for entry and placement of media depending on the layout of the facility, including how many people are permitted in the facility due to social distancing regulations. Only media with a DIAA 2020-2021 credential will be permitted entry.
Media should contact DIAA in advance to request live broadcast at any event. DIAA will notify member schools when requests have been approved. For media credential requests, media shall apply for credentials through the DIAA website.
Purchase Official DIAA Championship Apparel:  
Marketing Special Promotions is the official provider of DIAA apparel. 
Visit to purchase 2021 DIAA basketball championship apparel.
For more information regarding DIAA Championships, visit DIAA or follow DIAA on Twitter (@DIAA_Delaware), Instagram (diaa_de) or our Facebook Page (@DelawareInterscholasticAthleticAssociation).