Local Roundup

February 21, 2007


Hagerstown Junior Basketball

Elementary Division

Preferred Arbor 42, Exchange 19

Preferred Arbor: Younker 4, Wells 2, Rowe 6, Q. Gantt 4, Dailey 6, Commer 6, J. Gantt 12.

Exchange: Kitchen 13, Mumma 2, Martin 2, Perchment 2.

Alsatia 48, AFSCME 12

AFSCME: Conrad 2, Koontz 4, Sherbert 6.

Alsatia: Sta. Christy 4, Hampton 16, Anderson 8, Ste. Christy 14, Jordan 6.

Junior Division

St. Mary's 57, Hag. Lions 36


St. Mary's: Gantt 4, Hart 8, Arjahpillay 9, Harmon 3, Miller 6, Durdick 2, Morel 21, Haupt 4.

Lions: Anderson 8, Jacob 11, Scott 6, Gozora 9, Puddock 2.

Will. Lions 53, Funkstown Legion 43

Lions: Baymon 6, Coccodrilli 12, Nelling 3, A. Benson 9, T. Benson 12, Lyles 6, Anderson 2, Black 3.

Funkstown: Pierre 2, Provitt 8, Nedimyer 1, Kretzer 4, Maust 5, Prather 17, Wise 6.


Suns move to FM dial

The Hagerstown Suns have signed a two-year deal to have their games broadcast on WICL 95.9 FM, marking the club's first foray into FM radio in the Tri-State area.

WICL is a 6,000-watt oldies music station based in Martinsburg, W.Va. Its signal reaches as far as Hancock to the west, Gettysburg, Pa., to the east, Chambersburg, Pa., to the north and Winchester, Va., to the south

The Suns also have hired Casey Lynn as the director of media relations/broadcasting. Lynn, 23, of Long Island, N.Y., served as the assistant manager of broadcasting in 2006 for the Suns. He will call all 140 games on Cool 95.9 FM and at

Boys basketball tournament

The Washington County Boys Middle School Basketball League will begin its postseason tournament this weekend at Broadfording Christian Academy.

This weekend's schedule:


7th Grade - Broadfording vs. Hancock, 5 p.m.

8th Grade - E. Russell Hicks vs. St. Mary's, 6:15

8th Grade - Clear Spring vs. Boonsboro, 7:30


6th Grade - Springfield vs. Clear Spring, 8:15 a.m.

6th Grade - St. Mary's vs. Broadfording, 9:15

6th Grade - Smithsburg vs. Hancock, 10:30

7th Grade - Smithsburg vs. St. Mary's, 11:45

7th Grade - E.R. Hicks vs. Boonsboro, 12:45 p.m.

7th Grade - Northern vs. Friday Winner, 2

7th Grade - Clear Spring vs. Springfield, 3

8th Grade - Smithsburg vs. Springfield, 4:15

8th Grade - Hancock vs. Friday Winner, 5:15

8th Grade - Northern vs. Friday Winner, 6:30

8th Grade - W. Heights vs. Broadfording, 7:30

Semifinal games will be played March 3, beginning at 9 a.m. Championship games will be played March 10, beginning at 9 a.m., followed by free throw and 3-point competitions for each division and seventh- and eighth-grade all-star games.

Admission is $3 for ages 13 and up, $2 for ages 7 to 12 and senior citizens. Children 6 and under are admitted free. Maximum cost is $10 per family. For information contact Kevin Smoot at 301-797-8886, ext. 164.

Robinson, Cain honored

Hagerstown Community College women's basketball players Jamie Robinson and Samantha Cain were selected for the 2006-07 All Maryland JuCo Conference Team.

Robinson was named to the second team, while Cain received honorable mention.

The Hawks play Prince George's on Friday Region XX quarterfinals at Prince George's.

Youth softball registration

Registration for both the elementary and middle school divisions of the Washington County Girls Softball League will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Dick's Sporting Goods in the Centre at Hagerstown. Final registration will be held March 3 at the same time and site.

Registration fee is $40 and players should bring medical records. For information, contact Steve Danfelt at 301-223-9078 or Dwayne Bowlus at 301-766-7477.

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