Area roundup

August 07, 2009


Sharpsburg Blue-Gray 7-8 Tournament

South Mountain 11, National 5

South Mountain: Brock Smith 2 hits.

National: Brock Penn, Jacquan Young 2 hits each.

Sharpsburg 10, Federal 0

Sharpsburg: Aaron Hartle 3 hits; Max Crist, Ben Burgan 2 hits each; Burgan, Josh Derocher combined shutout.


Hub City League

Younger/Jerry's/Centra 19, Dual Highway Motors 17


YJC: Dave Foltz 4 hits; Jon Bishop 3 hits, HR; Frankie Linton, Rodney Young 3 hits each; Steve Presgraves 2 HRs; K.C. Hutzell HR.

Dual Highway: Frankie Robinson 3 HRs.


5K Race for the Nation

The second annual 5K Race for the Nation will held Aug. 15 in Chambersburg, Pa., beginning at 8 a.m.

The entry fee is $20 before Aug. 15 and $30 on race day.

The master of ceremonies again will be legendary runner Billy Mills, the 1964 Olympic 10,000-meter champion.

Mills also will be speaking Aug. 14 from 6-7 p.m. at Chambersburg Area Middle School. His motivational speech is free to the public.

For information about the events, contact Chris Pereschuk at 717-262-9725 or The Web site is

PA Blitz softball tryouts

Tryouts for the PA Blitz fastpitch softball 2010 travel teams will be held at Chambersburg Area Middle School on dates ranging from Aug. 11 to Sept. 13 for U10, U12, U14 and U18 age groups. For more information about tryout times, contact Stephen Dunham at 717-729-1624.

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