Area roundup -- HCC extends winning streak

March 11, 2009


COCOA, Fla. -- John Barrett had two hits and two RBIs as Hagerstown Community College won its fourth straight game, defeating Abbotsford, of British Columbia, 11-1 on Tuesday at the Cocoa Expo.

Justin Everhart had two hits and an RBI for the Hawks (7-3).

HCC starter Garrett Harrison (1-0) allowed two hits and a run while striking out five in five innings. Billy Hayes pitched two perfect innings of relief.


Northstars honored

Washington County Northstars center Eric Bowers was named to the All-State second team and the state's senior All-Star team.

Bowers finished the season as the state's leading goal scorer (35) and was tied for the state lead in points (54). Bowers also was a first-team All-Moncacy Valley Conference selection.

Andrew Lowery also was a first-team Monocacy Valley Conference pick, while Bowers, Joe Blackwood and Dakota Durning were named to the Senior Maryland All-Star Skills Team.



Southside Bowl results

Paul Wolfe Memorial Handicap King of the Hill Tournament


Stepladder bracket

Final: Kati Baker (No. 1 seed) beat Curt Fales (2), 150-123.

Fales beat Chris McPherson (4), 158-153; McPherson beat Larry Keyser Jr. (3), 143-137; McPherson beat Tim Bosley (5), 143-130.

Gordon Cox Memorial King of the Hill Tournament


Stepladder bracket

Final: Mike Rutherford (No. 5 seed) beat Jon Carter (1), 204-201.

Rutherford beat David Mercer (2), 215-192; Rutherford beat Bryan Bowers (3), 179-173; Rutherford beat Ryan Harbaugh (4), 230-189.

Special Olympics/Adult Handicap King of the Hill Tournament


Final: Michael Phillips and Jason Pitsnogle (No. 1 seeds) beat Nathan Needy and Wayne Needy (2), 416-382.

Needy-Needy beat David Blitz and Mike Rutherford (3), 399-357; Blitz-Rutherford beat Matthew Shaffer and Brandon Churchey 461-404 and Tracey Smith and Ricky Fraley 461-385.

Honor scores for January and February:

Daryl Moats Commercial League

Phil Feeser: 729 series (150 pins over average).

Jon Carter: 836 series (150 pins over average, series of 800 and above).

Saturday Night Mixed League

Mike Kuczinski: 780 series (150 pins over average, series of 775 and above).

John Lowery: 780 series (150 pins over average, series of 775 and above).

Chris Sumpter: 279 game (100 pins over average).

Tuesday Night Mixed League

Garie Shawyer: 736 series (150 pins over average).

Friday Night Mixed League

Chuck Timbrook: 299 game.


Knepper hits hole-in-one

Bob Knepper, of Hagerstown, used a 7-iron to record his first-ever hole-in-one, acing the 145-yard 17th hole at Black Rock Golf Course.

He was playing with Ed Middlekauff and Lynn Brown.


Hagerstown Junior League

Junior Division

PTL 64, Knights of Columbus 41

PTL: Ober 16, Shaper 16, Mack 15, Johnson 7, Smith 5, Saltos 5.

Knights: Christy 14, Atkins 10, Lyle 7, Carbaugh 5, Goodlove 5.

Maugansville Ruritan 38, Western Enterprise 34

Maugansville: Fleetwood 13, Clark 7, Anderson 6, Kidanemariah 6, Spitz 4, Leatherman 2.

Western: Schoeck 12, Burton 8, Powell 6, Sprecher 6, Brooks 2.

Elementary Division

Round-Robin Tournament

AlsatiaƂ 30, Larry Allen 17

FOP 47, Western Enterprise 43

Home Care 39, Jerry's 36

AFSCME 37, Weller's 31


AAU basketball

Any players interested in trying out for the South Mountain Magic boys 9-10 AAU basketball program should contact Brad Shives at 240-818-7840 by Friday for tryout dates and times.

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