Roundup - Jefferson advances to Region II final

May 27, 2005


MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Josh Simons pitched a complete game, allowing no earned runs and striking out 11 to lead Jefferson to a 6-1 win over Musselman in the West Virginia AAA Region II semifinals at P.O. Faulkner Park on Thursday.

Simons also had a strong day at the plate, collecting two hits including a home run while also driving in three of the Cougars' six runs.

Brian Collins, Brendan McLaughlin and Jonathan Hash each added two hits for the Cougars (30-6) who will face Bridgeport in the region final tonight at 6:30.

Joey Pletcher had two of the Applemen's (15-12) seven hits.

Beall 3, Brunswick 2

FREDERICK - Justin Shite hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the top of the fifth inning, and Beall held on to beat Brunswick (14-10) in a Maryland Class 1A semifinal game at McCurdy Field.


Beall relied on strong defense, making several outstanding defensive plays to stifle Brunswick scoring threats.

Justen Smith struck out seven for Brunswick (14-10).

Spring Grove 4 Chambersburg 2

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Zach Shuler went 3-for-3 and scored two runs to lead Spring Grove past Chambersburg in a second round District 3 playoff game.

Marshall Gilbert, Ryan Leiland, and Brian Massimilla had two hits apiece for Chambersburg.

Mercersburg 2, Penn Charter 1

PHILADELPHIA - Scott Edgin pitched a complete game with eight strikeouts and Josh Davis hit a two-run home run to lead Mercersburg Academy to a victory over top-seeded Penn Charter in the quarterfinals of the Pennsylvania Private Schools State Tournament.


Musselman eliminated

VIENNA, W.Va. - Faline Brown had a sixth innng RBI triple to drive in Musselman's only run in a 2-1 loss to Cabell Midland in the opening round of the Class AAA state tournament.

Brown had two hits in the opener for the Applemen.

Tiffany Barnisky hit a two-run home run for the Applemen as they rallied for three runs in the sixth inning but lost to John Marshall, 4-3.

Barnisky had two of the Applemen's seven hits in the game, while Megan Holmes drove in the Applemen's other run of the game on a single.

The Applemen finish the season at 21-4.


NJCAA Divison II Golf Nationals

SCOTTSBORO, Ala. - Hagerstown Community College's Christian Breed is in 52nd place with a three-round total of 224 in the NJCAA Division II Golf Nationals at Goose Pond Colony.

Steve Young of HCC in in 96th with a 234. Frederick Community College's Josh Ward (237, 104th place) and Ben Fischer (252, 121st place) are also competing.

The fourth round will be played today.


Hagerstown Palomino

Smithsburg (UAW) 10

South 4

Smithsburg: Zach Lloyd CG, 5 Ks; Matt Feiser 2 hits, 3 RBI; Joe Acre 2 hits, 2 RBI; Tyler Wolford 2 hits.

South: Patrick Hutzler 2 hits, 2 RBI.

Federal Little League

Exchange 7, American Legion 3

Exchange: Brady Wink 3 hits; Josh Sines 2 hits.

American: Ryan Kinter 2 hits; John Conner 2 hits.

Lions 1, Alsatia 0

Alsatia: Cole Myers 2 hits.

Rotary 9, Kiwanis 6

Kiwanis: Zach Schrieber 3 hits; Tyquil Benson 2 hits.

Rotary: Kris Burdick, Mo Towns 3 hits each; Austin Holly 2 hits.

Conococheague Minor League

Moose 14, Yankees 13

Moose: Tyler Martin, Dalton Condo, Robbie Willis HR each; Dustin Chojnacki 2 hits.

Yankees: Jordan Buchanan, Chase Blickenstaff 2 hits each.

South Mountain Minor League

Terry's 12, Sportsland 9

Terry's: Greg Fiola, Brandon Rand, Kyle Kidwell 2 hits each.

Sportsland: Lacey Smith, Nick Hubbard, Reed Cantler 2 hits each; Cantler 7 Ks.

Minor Interleague

Hampton Inn 14, My Pizzeria 9

Hampton Inn: Joseph Forti 3 hits; Justin Byram, Andrew Green 2 hits each.

My Pizzeria: P.J. Lohr, Jonathan Blank 2 hits each.

West End Little League

Coca-Cola 8, VFW 6

VFW: Timmy Kitchen 2 hits.

Moose 4, VFW 3

Moose: A.J. Crampton 3 hits; Dylan Shaffer 2 hits, 4-hitter, 7 Ks.

VFW: Drew Merrill 3B, 2 RBI.

Halfway Little League

Redmen 2, Gehr 1

Redmen: Logan Herschberger 3 hits; Tyler Miles, Chance Younker 2 hits each.

Gehr: Ethan Coblentz 2 hits.

Washington Co. Girls Softball Elementary Division

Glocker Group 15, Dave B's 3

Glocker: Katie Eby 2 hits; Eby and Ariah Giles combined 13 Ks.

Dave B's: Jose Stotler 2 hits, HR; Haley Thorn 2 hits.

Middle School Division

Jerry's Sports 18, Reliable 7

Jerry's Sports: Allison Herr grand slam; Erin Asper, Megan Sneckenberger, Chelsea Jarvis, Whitney Diggs 2 hits each.

Reliable: Tracey Artz, Katie Forsythe, Caroline Rosenthal 2 hits each.

Senior Interleague

Mr. Natural's 8, Ruritan 4

Mr. Natural's: Cullen Hemphill 3 hits, HR; Jesse Mason, Brent Becker 2 hits each.

Ruritan: Ron Glazer 2 hits.

West End Minor League

Red's Plumbing 22

St. Lawrence 10

Red's: Samantha Davis, Evante Nailer, Drew Nemcek, Bobby Richards 3 hits each; Nicholas Hauman 3 hits, HR.

St. Lawrence: David Robinson, Elijah Rickett 2 hits.

Maugansville Junior League

Hagerstown Trust 15

Spicher's 3

Hagerstown Trust: Bryan Laferte, Justin Mills, Ryan Moser 2 hits each.

South Mountain Little League

Reese's Produce 4, Post 10 2

Reese's Produce: Aaron Miranda 2 hits, 3 RBI; Adam Schofield 1-hitter, 12 Ks.

Post 10: Justin Lewis 9 Ks.

Conococheague Little League

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