Area roundup - Berkeley Springs remains unbeaten

April 08, 2005


HANCOCK - Berkeley Springs took advantage of five Hancock errors - including three that led to three runs in the seventh inning - as the No. 8 Indians knocked off the Panthers 6-4 to remain unbeaten.

Winning pitcher Amanda Waltman singled in the seventh to tie the game at 4-4 and the ball was misplayed, allowing Samantha Zahnow to score the go-ahead run from first base. The Indians (6-0) tacked on another run and Waltman closed out the complete-game victory.

Katie Golden led Hancock (2-2) with two hits, while Nina Chiaruttini added a two-run triple. Adrienne Kesecker struck out six and surrendered just one earned run in the loss.

No. 3 Brunswick 13, Goretti 1

BRUNSWICK, Md. - Melanie Kozak had three hits and struck out five to lead Brunswick past St. Maria Goretti (0-5).


Carly Epley added three hits for the Railroaders (5-0), while Hillary Remsberg had two hits.

No. 3 Catoctin 7, Frederick 0

THURMONT, Md. - Alecia Brandenburg pitched a complete-game shutout with 10 strikeouts and had two hits and scored two runs to lead Catoctin past Frederick.

Sara Wastler added two hits for the Cougars (5-1) while Jen Kelly, Sam Valentine and Brittany Brown each had an RBI.

Kendall Blumenthal had two hits for the Cadets (3-2).

Martinsburg 13, Hampshire 2

ROMNEY, W.Va. - Stephanie Harrold had two hits, including a home run, and four RBI to lead Martinsburg past Hampshire.

Amanda Bowers added a triple and a single for the Bulldogs (3-2), while Sierra Harley had two hits.

Southern Fulton 11, McConnellsburg 2

WARFORDSBURG, Pa. - Courtney Trainor had a two-run triple and Kelly Elbin added a two-run double to key a six-run fifth inning as Southern Fulton beat McConnellsburg (3-2) in Sideling Hill League action.

The Indians (1-3, 1-2) totaled eight hits in the outburst and finished with 14 for the game. Sam Bain led the way with three hits, while Renee Spade added two. Keri Schriever allowed just two hits and struck out seven in the win.


No. 2 Frederick 12, Catoctin 1

THURMONT, Md. - Wesley Gross homered, doubled twice, drove in four runs and scored three to lead Frederick past Catoctin (4-3).

Cory Rhodes had three hits and four runs for the Cadets (5-0).

No. 6 Musselman 13, Hampshire 3

ROMNEY, W.Va. - Winning pitcher Mark Darlington went 4-for-4 with a home run and two RBI and struck out six as Musselman rolled past Hampshire to remain undefeated. Sean Whittington and A.D. Ellott each had three hits and Justin Combs added two and drove in three runs for the Applemen (5-0). Joey Pletcher had two hits and stole two bases.

Flint Hill 10, St. James 1

ST. JAMES - Mike Siegel had two hits and drove in the only run for the Saints (0-3, 0-2) in a Mid-Atlantic Conference loss to Flint Hill.

Grace 5, CVCS 1

Matt Stine's two-run home run in the fourth inning broke a 1-1 tie and lifted Grace Academy past Cumberland Valley Christian in MDCC action.

Eric Hess scattered five hits and allowed just one run over five innings, before the game was called due to rain. Hess and David Hardcastle each doubled.

McConnellsburg 11, Southern Fulton 4

WARFORDSBURG, Pa. - Jonathan Porterfield had two hits and scored three runs to lead McConnellsburg past Southern Fulton.

The Indians (1-3) made nine errors and were charged with six unearned runs over the third and fourth innings.

Broadfording 9, Heritage 7

Mikkel Wallech and John Lytle each homered to lead Broadfording Christian past Heritage Academy in the Mason Dixon Christian Conference.

Wallech had three hits and Lytle added two for the Lions (3-2, 2-0). John Kehr fanned seven in five innings for the win, and Tyler Duffey struck out three over the final two innings for the save.

Zach Hartman had two hits, including a home run, to lead Heritage (0-2, 0-2). Stephen Barthalow had three hits, while Andrew Shank and Hamilton Stamper each added two.


Broadfording 2, Heritage 1

Courtney Campagna scored the game-winning goal in the second overtime as Broadfording Christian edged Heritage Academy in the Mason Dixon Christian Conference.

It marks the first win for the Broadfording program, which is in its second year. Emily Stransky added a goal and Kim Rose had 14 saves for the Lions (1-1, 1-1).

Sara Smith had the lone goal for Heritage (1-1, 1-1) and Whitney Schlimgen had six saves.


Mount Olive 5-8, Shepherd 2-6

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Collin Brown went 4-for-5 with a solo homer for Shepherd University in the second game for the Rams, who were swept by Mount Oliver in the doubleheader.

Ryan Harju added two hits for the Rams in the nightcap.

In the first game, Nicky Brown, Ryan Brady, Dirk Webb, Collin Brown and Harju each had two hits for the Rams (12-10).


Colt League Registration

The Hagerstown Colt League will be holding registration for the 2005 season this evening from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. A second registration period will be held on April 28-29 from 7 to 9 p.m. and April 30 from 9 a.m. to noon.

For more information, contact Randy Wagner at 301-733-9238.


Cline gets hole-in-one

Carl Cline recorded his first hole-in-one Wednesday when he aced the 154-yard, par-3 second hole at Black Rock Golf Course, using a 9-iron. He was playing with Art Cline.

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