Area roundup

August 09, 2011
  • The five players who qualified Tuesday for the Lamp's/Chi-Chi's Shootout are, from left to right, Kyle Huntzberry, Ira Pearlman, Brian Crabtree, John Bowman and Zach Weber.
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Tuesday, August 9, 2011


Five qualify for Shootout

Five spots were available for Thursday’s Lamp’s/Chi-Chi’s Shootout among 16 players on Tuesday at Beaver Creek Country Club.

Six of 16 golfers reached the final hole, creating a chip-off. Kyle Huntzberry, Ira Pearlman, Brian Crabtree, Zach Weber and John Bowman survived to join 20 other golfers in Thursday’s event, part of WACO Championship week at Beaver Creek.

Five-time defending champion Dirk Schultz, 2010 WACO champion Chris Baloga and new sponsor Ken Lampard are among those in the field.

First hole-in-one

Paul Perryman recorded his first-ever hole-in-one on Tuesday, knocking in a 4-iron from 165 yards on the 12th hole at Fountain Head Country Club. His shot was witnessed by Jerry Bullington.


Washington Co. Senior League

Maugansville Ruritan 18, FOP 12

Ruritan: Steve Lease 4 hits, HR; Jeff Bean 4 hits.


River City Rippers tryouts

The River City Rippers will hold tryouts for the 2012 season on four dates in August at the Kemps Mill Softball Complex in Williamsport.

Tryouts for the 10U and 12U teams will be Aug. 20 from 1 to 3 p.m.; Aug. 21 from 2 to 4; Aug. 25 from 6 to 8; and Aug. 28 from 2 to 4.

Tryouts for the 14U and 16U teams will be Aug. 20 from 3 to 5; Aug. 21 from 4 to 6; Aug. 25 from 6 to 8; and Aug. 28 from 4 to 6.

Prospective players should attend all tryout dates if possible. For more information, contact Ronnie Topper at 301-491-9464 or Dwayne Bowlus at 301-964-7478.


Federal fall ball registration

Registration for fall ball at Federal Little League will be Aug. 15 to 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the field off Northern Avenue in Hagerstown.

The cost to register is $25 and the program is open to all kids who will be playing Little League (9 to 12 years old).

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