Area Roundup - Smithsburg eliminated in 1A West

May 17, 2002


OAKLAND, Md. - Southern Garrett (21-0) hit three home runs and eliminated Smithsburg (11-9) 8-0 Thursday night in a 1A West semifinal.

Jerry Spessard had two of Smithsburg's five hits.

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Vierra, Fisher (6) and Dick. Meyers, Tressler (7) and Palmer. LP-Vierra (4-2). WP-Meyers. HR: SG - Meyers (2nd, two on), Holbig (4th, none on), Pantler (6th, none on).

Central Dauphin 2, Waynesboro 0

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Matt Fazenbaker had two hits and drove in a run for Central Dauphin (16-5). Waynesboro (14-7) will be the fourth seed in the Pa. Class AAA, District 3 playoffs starting Monday.


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Lynn and Weatherall. Reed, Miller (7) and Stone. WP-Reed. LP-Lynn (4-1).

Shalom Christian 7, Grace 1

Simon Henry pitched a complete game two-hitter while striking out 13 as Shalom Christian defeated Grace Academy for the Mason Dixon Christian Conference title.

Zach Garnes had two hits with three RBI and Luke Henry had two RBI for Shalom.

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S. Henry and Garnes. Barnhart, Sweeney (4) and Carver. WP - Henry. LP - Barnhart.


Everett 10, McConnellsburg 5

EVERETT, Pa. - Darcy Everetts hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning, but wasn't enough for McConnellsburg as the Spartans fell to Everett (9-9).

Krystle Howell went 3-for-4 with a triple for McConnellsburg (9-10, 6-5 Sideling Hill).

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Everetts and DeShong. Swartzwelder and Spade. WP-Swartzwelder (9-8). LP-Everetts (9-9). HR-M: Everetts (4th, one on).


Williamsport 5, Brunswick 0


Singles - 1. Jared Spessard (W) d. Matt Wilt, 10-0. 2. Mike Stambaugh (W) d. Jeremy Snyder, 10-1.

Doubles - 1. Tonty Tawady-Larry Grim (W) d. Mark Robertson-Adam Shuck, 10-3. 2. Josh Grace-Ben Heinrich (W) by forfeit. 3. Brian Obitts-Anthony Nalley (W) by forfeit.

Notes: Williamsport finished 6-9-1.


Williamsport 3, Brunswick 2


Singles - 1. Sammy Smiles (W) d. Katie Moffett, 10-3. 2. Jaqui Goetz (B) d. Brittany Higgins, 10-2.

Doubles - 1. Jamey Osborne-Kristen Quijada (B) d. Jill Pritchett-Stacey Cannon, 10-8. 2. Mettie Miller-Kara Hoffman (W) d. Megan Crum-Rachel Crum, 10-4. 3. Angie Swartz-Katy Jones (W) d. Patty Skaggs-Sarah Crum, 10-2.

Notes: Williamsport finished 16-0, 9-0 in the MVAL.


St. James 12, Mercersburg 11: Alexa Deaton scored four times, Liz Stockdale had three goals and Whitney Groseclose added two for the Blue Storm in their season finale on Wednesday.


Williamsport Senators 9 Brunswick 4: For Williamsport, Justin Baylor had two hits and two RBI, while Leo Schill and Zeb Jacobs combined to scatter nine hits and strike out nine.


Federal Little League

American Legion 7, Lions 6: Alan Walker, Tommy Evans and Jeff Wetzell each had two hits for American Legion. Tyler Hornbecker had two hits, including a home run, and Jeremy Baron had two hits for Lions.

Rotary 2, Alsatia 1: Colin McWilliams and Tyler Presgraves each had two hits and Justin Mills had the game-winning hit for Rotary. Kyle Hoffman and Matt Amalfitano combined to strike out 13.

Sharpsburg Little League

Lions Club 9, Builders Assistants 5: Zack Stride and Patrick Wasler combined for 16 strikeouts for Lions Club. Cory Wiand and Cody Snavely each had three hits and Shane Zbir and Wasler each had two hits. Seth Poffenberger struck out 12 for Builders Assistants.

Hancock Little League

Tigers 7, Astros 5: Colt Redman, Matt Kline and Dustin Hull had two hits each, and Lucas Trunkle had seven strikeouts for the Tigers. Quinton Hull struck out eight for the Astros.

National Little League

Thompson Concrete 14, Eagles 1: Ashley Ernte and Tyler Spencer had two hits and Brian Parlett hit a three-run home run for Thompson Concrete. Tyler Ernde had two hits for Eagles.

Funkstown Legion 8, Goodwill 2: Todd Jacobson hit a two-run home run for Funkstown Legion. Anthony Lee had two hits for Goodwill.

National Minor League

Western Maryland 11, AMVETS 7: Brennen Przywieczerski had three hits, including a double, and drove in two runs, while Terrence Richardson drove in two more for Western Maryland. James Smith had a two-run double for AMVETS.

Conococheague Little League

Yankees 14, M&T Bank 10: Jordan Palladino, Brandon Rowland and Taylor Leonard each had three hits for Yankees. Tyler Shank had three hits for M&T.

Redman 14, Byers Market 4: Kyle Cunningham had three hits, including two home runs, one being a grand slam, for Redman. Dustin Boward, Maclane Hardy and Greg Minnick had two hits. Joey Sutch and Dustin Starliper had two hits for Byers Market.

Redman 8, Byers Market 4: Travis Rhoton had two hits for Byers Market.

West End Little League

VFW 8, AFLCIO 3: Dustin Rowland and Jodi McElroy combined on a two-hitter with 12 strikeouts for VFW. McElroy and Dustin Smith had two hits.

West End Minor League

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