March 25, 2008
COLLEGE SOFTBALL W.Va. Wesleyan 7-9, Shepherd 1-4 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - West Virginia Wesleyan's Lexi Rodgers, a Martinsburg graduate, had two hits in each game of the WVIAC sweep of Shepherd, including a solo homer in the nightcap. Jamie Griffin, also a Martinsburg grad, drove in Shepherd's lone run in the first game and added two hits in the second. The Rams fell to 5-11 (0-2), while the Bobcats improved to 23-13 (4-0). BRIEFS Senators/Nationals tryouts Registration for the Williamsport Senators junior legion (ages 15-17)
June 4, 2012
Emily Marie Hornbaker of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., a graduate of Berkeley Springs High School, was among the graduate and undergraduate students recognized at Frostburg State University's Honors Convocation in May. Hornbaker, who received departmental honors in music, graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in K-12 music education, with an emphasis in clarinet. She has been actively involved in FSU's Wind Ensemble, Clarinet Ensemble, Marching Bobcats and University Chorale.
February 13, 2004
From staff reports John Blake was hired Thursday to take over the Hancock High School football program, replacing Bill Sterner, who stepped down at the end of the 2003 season after five years as the Panthers head coach. Blake was promoted after spending the last five years on Sterner's staff while acting as the junior varsity head coach. "I'm very excited about the opportunity to be the next head football coach at Hancock," Blake said. "The challenge I have now is keeping the pride and excitement in my program that Coach Sterner has developed over the last five years.
December 2, 2005
email@example.com WAYNESBORO, PA. - Someday, people will walk with dry feet through Happel's Meadow to see the flora and fauna that live in the wetland. Maybe, they'll even spot a bobcat. Washington Township officials, at a real estate closing Thursday, paid $160,000 for a run-down house and five acres of dry land abutting Happel's Meadow. Pa. 16 dissects the wetland. About 47 acres lie on the north side and 23 on the south. The property closed on Thursday gives access to the south side, said Jerry Zeigler, township code enforcement officer.
April 22, 2010
SEPT. 27, 1947-APRIL 20, 2010 WALKERSVILLE, Md. - James David Abbott, 62, of Walkersville, Md., passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2010, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Cindy Abbott, his wife of 39 years. Born Sept. 27, 1947, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Joan Abbott. He graduated from Anacostia High School in Washington, D.C., in 1965 and from Frostburg State College in 1972 with a bachelor of science degree in health and physical education.
October 22, 2005
No. 15 Shepherd (8-0, 5-0) at W. Va. Wesleyan (3-5, 2-3) Today: 1 p.m. at Cebe Ross Field, Buckannon, W.Va. Shepherd Head coach: Monte Cater (126-67-1, 19th season at SU; 157-90-2 overall, 25th season) Formations: Offense - Multiple I; Defense - 4-4 Stat leaders: Rushing: Dervon Wallace (158 for 903 yds, 18 TDs) Passing: Dan Chlebowski (95-148-3, 1022 yds, 6 TDs) Receptions: Rodney Jackson (28 for 443 yds, 3 TDs) Tackles: Jeremy Bailey (60 TT, 11 TFL)
October 29, 2006
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Shepherd University celebrated Senior Day on Saturday afternoon against West Virginia Wesleyan. The Rams' seniors, however, turned it into a record day. Shepherd dominated the Bobcats from start to finish to post a school-record sixth shutout and senior Ricky Schmitt became the school leader in field goals with a career-long 49-yarder as the Rams thumped Wesleyan 41-0 in West Virginia Conference action. The Rams defense, which featured nine starting seniors, gave up just 44 yards of offense to the Bobcats in its last regular-season home game.
October 4, 1999
PREP VOLLEYBALL WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Danni Dickey had 14 points, five kills and four blocks, as Waynesboro defeated Chambersburg, 2-1. Waynesboro won by 15-6, 15-10, 15-12 scores. Julie Reitz had seven points, including the final two of the match. Jana Reitz had three kills and 10 blocks and Becky Toms had 11 kills and three blocks for the winners. Francis Scott Key 3, Catoctin 0 THURMONT, Md. - FSK swept the three-game match, winning by scores of 15-7, 15-5, 15-4.
November 13, 1999
BUCKHANNON, W.Va. - Shepherd College running back Damian Beane entered the NCAA record book - again - rushing for 171 yards as the Rams locked up their third straight West Virginia Conference title Saturday with a 55-3 demolition of West Virginia Wesleyan. Beane is now the leader in all divisions for career 100-yard games with 34. He finishes second on the all-time Division II rushing list with 6,346 yards. The Bobcats took a 3-0 lead with a 43-yard field goal in the first quarter, but Joel Gordon found Jason Dirting from 37 yards to put Shepherd up 6-3, and Gordon found Marcus Boyd twice in the second quarter for a 21-3 halftime lead.