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St. Elizabeth tops Sanford 47-45 for DIAA 2021 Girls Basketball State Title


Dover, DE (March 13, 2021) - In last night's Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) Girls Basketball Championship, #1 St. Elizabeth (15-0) took home the state title after defeating #3 Sanford School (16-2), 47-45. In a very close game, St. Elizabeth scored the go ahead point to seal the championship with 24.9 seconds left. This is St. Elizabeth's sixth (6th) state title, also winning the championship in 2013, 2007, 1985, 1982, and 1979.
Boys Finals Information:
#1 Sanford (15-2) and #6 Smyrna (19-0) will play for the DIAA Boys Basketball State Championship today at 4:30 p.m. These two teams last met in the semifinals of the 2018 DIAA Boys Basketball Championship.
Ticket Information 
The DIAA Basketball Championship which is being hosted at Dover High School, will allow two fans per player from each home and away team.
Championship - $7.00 Students (K-12) and Adults
Live Streaming
NFHSNetwork is the official partner of the DIAA State Championship and will cover today's championship game. A link to watch can be found here.
Media is permitted at events. Only media with a DIAA 2020-2021 credential will be permitted entry.
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.
DIAA Partners:  
DIAA is proud to partner with Wilson, the official basketball of DIAA. #WilsonBasketball #WilsonEvolution
American Dairy Association North East (ADANE) is an official partner of the 2020-2021 Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) Championships. 
DIAA is proud to be a recipient of the Delaware Division of Public Health’s Tobacco Prevention Community Contract. Funding for the Contract is provided by the Delaware Health Fund and managed by the American Lung Association in Delaware. To provide parents with a simple roadmap to address the dangers of vaping with kids, "Get Your Head Out of the Cloud" has free educational resources including a conversation guide, which can be found here,
For more information regarding DIAA Championships, visit DIAA or follow DIAA on Twitter (@DIAA_Delaware), Instagram (diaa_de) or our Facebook Page (@DelawareInterscholasticAthleticAssociation).