South's offense explodes against Kennedy

May 14, 2010


South Hagerstown 28, Kennedy 17

SILVER SPRING, Md. -- Destanie Agee went 5-for-5 and hit for the cycle to lead the Rebels' 21-hit attack in a five-inning Maryland Class 3A West first-round win.

Elizabeth Sharpe, Allison Herr and Katie Forsythe had three hits apiece, while Courtney Showe, Taylor Leather and Darian Kamara added two hits each for South (2-17), which rallied from a 9-1 deficit after one inning with a 12-run second inning.

The Rebels will play on Monday at Seneca Valley in the quarterfinals.

South 1(12)3 66 -- 28 21 6
Kennedy 914 03 -- 17 4 5

Leather, Sneckenberger (1) and Showe. Johnson and Santos. WP -- Sneckenberger. LP -- Johnson. HR -- SH: Agee (4th, two on).


Williamsport 5, Manchester Valley 1

MANCHESTER, Md. -- Candance Horchner went 3-for-4 with an RBI for Williamsport as the Wildcats defeated Manchester Valley in the first round of the Maryland Class 1A West playoffs.

Alexis Fisher pitched a two-hitter with 12 strikeouts, and Autumn Wahler went 3-for-4 for Williamsport (12-7), which will play at No. 1-seed Catoctin on Monday in the quarterfinals.

Williamsport 100 022 0 -- 5 9 2
Man. Valley 000 001 0 -- 1 2 3

Fisher and Ewing. White and Gereny. WP -- Fisher. LP -- White.

Greencastle 16, Harrisburg 0

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Rachel Kline pitched four perfect innings with 10 strikeouts to lead Greencastle-Antrim (16-4, 11-1), which won the Mid-Penn Capital title with a four-inning rout of Harrisburg.

Greencastle 353 5 -- 16 9 0
Harrisburg 000 0 -- 0 0 4

Kline and Mowen. Chase, Bellamy (2) and Raspberry. WP -- Kline (6-2). LP -- Chase.

Northern Bedford 9, Southern Fulton 1

WARFORDSBURG, Pa. -- Taylor Leasure and Taylor Morton each had a hit, Morton drove in Southern Fulton's only run and Kelsey White struck out 11 in a complete-game effort for the Indians (5-12).

No. Bedford 121 104 0 -- 9 8 2
So. Fulton 100 000 0 -- 1 2 5

Dyer and Flook. White and Leasure. WP -- Dyer. LP -- White.


North Hagerstown 8, Damascus 7

DAMASCUS, Md. -- Zach Eppard scored the winning goal on an assist from Alex Henry 3:34 into the fourth overtime to send the Hubs home with a win in the first round of the Maryland Class 3A-2A West playoffs.

Eppard finished with four goals and an assist, while Henry had three goals and one assist. Caleb Mittel scored a goal for the Hubs (8-7), while Bryan Wills and David Warren had two assists each and Andrew Barnhart made 16 saves.

The win is the first postseason victory in North program history. The Hubs will play Saturday in the second round.


South Hagerstown 6, Einstein 3

KENSINGTON, Md. -- Lindsay Beall made 23 saves to lead South Hagerstown past Einstein in the first round of the Maryland Class 3A-2A West playoffs.

Heather Callahan scored twice to help the Rebels (1-12) claim their first victory of the season. Lauren Marriner had a goal and two assists, Daphne Bryant had a goal and an assist, and Courtney Jenkins and Amanda McGee each added a goal.

South will travel to face top-seed Middletown on Saturday.

Walkersville 14, North Hagerstown 2

WALKERSVILLE, Md. -- Alissa Miller and Jackie Keller each had a goal and Jackie Stewart made 10 saves for the Hubs, who suffered a first-round loss to Walkersville in the Maryland Class 3A-2A West playoffs.


West Virginia state championships

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Martinsburg and Jefferson were tied for third place with three points in the Class AAA boys team standings, while Martinsburg's girls were tied for fourth place with three points in the Class AAA girls team standings after the first day of action.


Boonsboro 16, North Hagerstown 9

Boonsboro: Tori Poffenberger 6 goals, assist; Natalii Pitts 4 goals; Alex Green 2 goals, 2 assists; Tiffany Rohrer goal, assist; Kiana Miller, Taylor Gigeous, Katie Sheridan goal each.

North: Deanna Brunner 2 goals, assist; Sarah Carr, Pat Tolbert, Tirzah Johnson goal each.


American Minor League

Images by Andrea 10, L&C 4

Images: Joose Howell 2 hits, 6 Ks; Logan Nestor 6 Ks.

L&C: John Hardman 2 hits, 7 Ks.

Conococheague Little League

Broad Run 9, Tony's Pizza 2

Broad Run: Brandon Kaler HR; Tanner Bowen 3 hits; Ethan Moats 2 hits.

Tony's: Austin Golden 2 hits, HR; Nick Spigler 2 hits.

Conococheague Minor League

Tony's Pizza 13, Moose 3

Tony's: Ryan Bell, Corey Walters, John Cantor 2 hits each.

Moose: Zach Spitzer 2 RBIs.

Conococheague Senior League

Mr. Naturals 4, Valley 1

Mr. Naturals: Jordan Palladino 3 hits, 2 RBIs; Hunter Eyler 5 Ks.

Bowman Sales 23, Aladdin 2

Bowman: Brett Barr, Trey Hanna, Zach Sines HR each; Hanna, Sines, Kenny Smith 3 hits each.

Tony's Pizza 17, R.J. Mason 7

Tony's: Blake Benchoff, Corey Walters 2 hits each.

R.J.: Tyler Kinser 2 hits.

Federal Little League

Alsatia 11, Funkstown Legion 5

Alsatia: Tom Cremins 3 hits; Bryant Shives, Ben Gilbert 2 hits each; Kaleb Corbin 8 Ks.

Legion: Bailey Claudy 2 hits; Steve Powell HR.

Federal Minor League

Backed by Barvinchack 7, Greene Turtle 2

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