Punt, Pass and Kick winners named

August 21, 2013|Darylene Mowen | Around Smithsburg & Robinwood

The NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest was held Saturday at Fort Ritchie Community Center in Cascade.

The following are the first-place finishers and their scores:

Girls ages 10-11: Madison Matta of Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., with a score of 161.0 feet; boys ages 6-7: Garrett Worth of Sabillasville, Md., 116.6 feet; boys ages 8-9: Joey Leisinger of Hagerstown, 140.0 feet; boys ages 10-11: Brady Bigler of St. Thomas, Pa., 190.6 feet; boys ages 12-13: Devin Bailey of Smithsburg, 158.0 feet; and boys ages 14-15: Alex Black of Waynesboro, Pa., 269.0 feet.

More than 30 participants took part in the competition hosted by the Fort Ritchie Community Center.

The six winners advance to the sectional competition to be held Saturday, Oct. 12, in Westminster, Md.

They could qualify for the team championship competition to be held at M&T Stadium in Baltimore in conjunction with the Baltimore Ravens vs. New York Jets game on Sunday, Nov. 24.


The competition allows youngsters to showcase their talents in punting, passing and kicking with scores based on distance and accuracy.

Ballroom dance 

Clare Domer will host a ballroom dance Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. at Morris Frock Post 42 American Legion on Northern Avenue in Hagerstown.  

Admission is $5 per person.

Everybody’s Day

The Ray Birely Orchestra will perform Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at Pen Mar Park  as the park celebrates its annual Everybody’s Day. 

There will be a jitterbug contest at 2:30 p.m. and a waltz contest at 2:45 p.m. Everybody’s Day begins at noon. The event is free. 

The park is off High Rock Road near Cascade. 

For more information, call 240-313-2807.

Country music 

Bluegrass Travelers will perform Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at Red Run Park in Rouzerville, Pa.   

Senior site

Smithsburg senior site calendar:  

Wednesday — Bingo, 10 a.m.; nutrition education: “Spinach Smart,” 11 a.m.  

Friday — Cards, dominoes or games, 10 a.m. 

• Monday — Word search, 10 a.m.

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