Roundup - Musselman's Linton gets four-inning no-hitter

April 18, 2003


PETERSBURG, Pa. - Kristin Linton pitched a no-hitter in the first game of a doubleheader Thursday, striking out five and walking one as No. 6 Musselman defeated Petersburg 15-0 in four innings.

Beth Bowers had two hits and four RBI, Sara Albright hit a two-run homer and Kristen Butts had two hits for Musselman.

The Applemen won the second game, 18-2. Nicki Martin drove in two runs and April Kees had two hits for Musselman (10-2-1), which took advantage of 10 walks and six Petersburg errors.

No. 4 Walkersville 4, Brunswick 3

WALKERSVILLE, Md. - Mandy Kaler went 2-for-3 with two RBI for Brunswick, but it wasn't enough as the Railroaders' rally fell short against Walkersville.


Hillary Remsberg struck out eight and drove in a run in the loss for Brunswick (4-5, 4-5).

Walkersville improves to 6-1, 6-1.

No. 7 Frederick 1 Thomas Johnson 0

Noelle Jones pitched a complete-game one-hit shutout and drove in the game's only run with an RBI single in the top of the first inning, as Frederick topped TJ.

Jones struck out six and walked two for the Cadets (5-3).

Samantha Koehl had the lone hit for TJ (2-6).

Smithsburg 11, South 5

SMITHSBURG - Nicki Sier, Brittany Biser and Amy Miller each stroked two-run singles to help Smithsburg turn back South Hagerstown for an MVAL victory.

The three singles came in the Leopards' eight-run fourth as Smithburg (3-4, 3-4) came back from a 3-2 deficit to pull away. Sier and Biser finished with two hits each.

Alyssa Reed came on in relief for the Leopards and struck out six in three innings to save the victory for Miller.

Jamie Fowler had two hits for South (1-9, 1-9).

McConnellsburg 16 Fannett-Metal 1

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - McConnellsburg had six hits, but took advantage of 10 walks and won in four innings.

Darcy Everetts struck out six and walked three, and added a home run and two doubles to lead the Spartans (6-3).


Red Land 7, No. 2 Waynesboro 5

LEWISBERRY, Pa. - Steve Zurick had three hits and Red Land withstood a late Waynesboro rally to upset the Indians.

Phil Woodring, Mike Sanders, Eric Kauffman and Brock Emery all had two hits for Waynesboro (8-2, 7-1 Mid-Penn Commonwealth).

Catoctin 7, North 6

THURMONT, Md. - Catoctin rallied in the bottom of the eighth inning against North Hagerstown, scoring the winning run on an errant throw.

Landon Hillard had three hits, while Justus Yocum, Will Delawter and Chad Wolfe all had two hits for the Cougars (7-3, 7-3).

Matt Tedrick, Matt Ridenour and Orland Dean had two hits apiece for the Hubs (3-6).

South 10, Smithsburg 1

SMITHSBURG - David Miner pitched six innings with 11 strikeouts and one walk and went 4-for-5 at the plate with two doubles as South Hagerstown beat Smithsburg in the MVAL.

Robbie Peterson had two hits and three RBI, while both Mike Campbell and Philip Powell went 3-for-5 for the Rebels (8-3, 8-3).

Jeff Mills had two hits and drove in the only run for the Leopards (3-4, 3-4).

Hancock 10, Southern Fulton 5

HANCOCK - Andy Morris and Cody Reed both had two hits and two RBI for Hancock as the Panthers defeated Southern Fulton.

Jeremy Newton added two hits, while Tyler Younker got the win for Hancock (5-4).

Tyler Elbin had three hits and drove in two runs for the Indians (1-6).

St. Andrews 20, St. James 1

ST. JAMES - Brock Twigg had two hits, including a triple, and drove in the only run for St. James.

St. Andrews scored all 20 runs in the first three innings, including 10 in the third, as St. James (0-7) committed nine errors.

Shalom 8, Grace 2

Ryan Myers hit a two-run homer in the first inning for Grace Academy, but Shalom Christian scored eight unanswered runs to defeat the Knights (3-2).

Brett Frey went 3-for-4 with two RBI, while Jeff Showalter had two hits and drove in two runs for Shalom (4-0).

Broadfording 16, Faith 1

Jon Bishop went 3-for-3 with a home run, double and five RBI, while Allen Myers pitched a complete-game one-hitter with eight strikeouts to lead Broadfording (1-2) to the five-inning win over Faith Christian (0-3).


Lawrenceville 16, Mercersburg 1

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. - Ashley Lininger scored the lone goal for Mercersburg Academy (2-3) on Wednesday.


HCC 7-3, Allegany 0-4

Hagerstown Community College blanked the Allegany in the first game of a doubleheader, but Allegany salvaged a split in the second game.

Adrianne Mallow had two hits and two RBI in the first game, while Brandi Drummond added two hits and Trish Douglas drove in two runs for HCC.

In the second game, Amanda McGhee had two hits for the Hawks (13-8, 5-3).


Mease gets weekly honor

Goucher College's Jill Mease, a Williamsport grad, was recently named the Capital Athletic Conference's Women's Track & Field Athlete of the Week.

Mease set a school and stadium record in the pole vault with a winning performance of 10 feet, 6 inches at the Messiah Invitational.


Hagerstown CC 345, Southern Maryland 358, Garrett CC 384

OAKLAND, Md. - HCC improved to 5-1 with the sweep.

Mike Griffee shot an 83 on the par-72 course to take medalist honors, while Brandon Hendrickson and Josh Barnhart each shot an 86 to tie for third for the Hawks.


Colt League tryouts

The Hagerstown Colt League, for baseball players ages 15-17, will hold both tryouts and registration from 9 a.m.-noon on May 10 and from 1-4 p.m. on May 11 at Hellane Park.


Maugansville Senior League

Larry Allen 7, Shawley's 5: Corey Monroe had two hits for Larry Allen, including a game-winning double in the sixth inning of the season opener.

Tyler Harden and Karl Shultie each had two hits for Shawley's.

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