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November 30, 1999
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL Shepherd 69 , Salem International 60 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. ? Krissy Grosselin scored 21 points and had five rebounds as Shepherd defeated Salem International (2-8, 1-2) in a West Virginia Conference contest. Katie Warehime added 17 points for the Rams (6-4, 3-1), while Laura Harkins had nine points. MEN'S BASKETBALL Shepherd 80, Salem International 59 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. ? Jonathan Motichka scored 18 points, including five 3-pointers, to lead Shepherd to a West Virginia Conference win over Salem International.
NEWS
December 4, 2005
MERCERSBURG, Pa. ? Mercersburg Academy won both ends of its own swim invitational on Dec. 3. Boys Results: 1. Mercersburg Academy 225, Chambersburg 178, James Buchanan 91, Martinsburg 46, Hedgesville 42, St. Maria Goretti 18. Girls Results: 1. Mercersburg Academy 231, Hargrave Military 177, Chambersburg 95, James Buchanan 51, Hedgesville 30, Martinsburg 24.
NEWS
April 23, 2001
Martinsburg sweeps Clear Spring By DAN KAUFFMAN dankauff@herald-mail.com Game 1 C. Spring30011-563 Martinsburg00097-16151 Haupt, Keyton (4) and Line. Bartley and Twigg. WP - Bartley. LP - Haupt. HR - CS: Line (1st, two on); M: Twigg (4th, one on), Walther (4th, none on), Ware (5th, two on). Game 2 C. Spring10000-132 Martinsburg5711x-14140 Mills, Constable (2), Grove (4) and Line. Walther, Yurish (4) and Twigg.
NEWS
November 3, 2000
North volleyball sweeps Wheaton By JACK HILL III / Staff Correspondent Friday night totally belonged to the North Hagerstown Hubs' volleyball team. It just took 50 minutes for the Hubs to sweep the Wheaton Knights 15-1, 15-6, 15-0 in the first round of the Maryland Class 3A West Region playoffs. North (11-4) will travel to South Carroll on Monday for the region quarterfinal match. North senior setter Nicole Morgan led the way with 22 assists, giving her 395 on the season and the Tri-State area lead.
NEWS
February 8, 2002
North sweeps girls By JACK HILL III / Staff Correspondent North 41, South 34 NORTH HAGERSTOWN (41) Brown 4, Chung 2, Cobb 2, Berry 2, Ennis 4, McGhee 8, Hammond 11, Stamper 8. Totals 17 7-21 41. SOUTH HAGERSTOWN (34) Brown 1, Renner 5, Fowler 11, Redmond 9, Nelson 8. Totals 12 9-14 34. North 1210145-41 South 55519-34 Three-point goals-South 1 (Fowler). JV-South, 37-28. (SH: Alexa Mitchell 13. NH: Chelsa Clark 9.) The North Hagerstown girls basketball team struggled through the beginning and the end of Thursday night's City Game against South Hagerstown.
NEWS
By LARRY YANOS | November 6, 2007
BOONSBORO - Boonsboro rolled past Allegany 25-5, 25-15, 25-18 Monday night in the Maryland Class 1A West volleyball quarterfinals. The Warriors (10-4) will play the winner of Monday's Poolesville-Mountain Ridge winner in the region semifinals on Wednesday. Senior Tara Garver led the Warriors' sweep with eight aces and nine assists, while teammate Alison Griffith added nine kills and Emma Dalton and Katie Gantz had five kills each. "I was satisfied with the first match, but overall, I think we got away from the fundamentals in the next two matches.
NEWS
January 16, 2002
Broadfording sweeps Heritage By JACK HILL III / Staff Correspondent Broadfording senior Vanessa Ruffin has already signed to play women's basketball at the University of Maryland, and she's playing like a Division I prospect. Ruffin, a 6-foot-4 senior center, finished with 24 points, eight rebounds and five steals to help the No. 10 Lions run away with a 61-34 victory over the Heritage Academy Eagles on Tuesday night at Broadfording. "It helps to get a big lead early in the game," Ruffin said.
NEWS
By JACK HILL III | September 17, 2005
Hagerstown Community College remained unbeaten with a 30-19, 30-21, 30-15 victory over the College of Southern Maryland in Maryland JuCo Conference volleyball action Friday at the HCC athletic complex. HCC (17-0, 3-0) had some problems with its serving, but got bailed out of trouble by sophomore middle hitter Katie Spoonire, who had 16 service points, nine kills and six digs. "In a game where we weren't that strong offensively, serving can be the key thing that allows you to get back into the match," Spoonire said.
NEWS
By JACK HILL III | October 24, 1998
Hagerstown Community College put together four elements of the game of volleyball, and that propelled the Hawks to a sweep of all four opponents and the title of Lady Hawk Fall Classic Friday night at the HCC athletic center. The Hawks had a .260 hitting percentage, 22 blocks, 22 service aces and some effective passing. Hagerstown beat Charles 15-3, 15-11, Allegany 15-3, 15-7 and Potomac State 15-6, 15-4. That set up a showdown between Hagerstown and Delaware Tech, which the Hawks won 15-7, 15-13.
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SPORTS
August 15, 2013
Kylin Turnbull pitched seven strong innings and got plenty of help from his offense as the Hagerstown Suns completed a three-game sweep of the Delmarva Shorebirds with a 9-1 victory Thursday night. Estarlin Martinez and Will Piwnica-Worms each had three hits and two RBIs for the Suns, who won their fifth straight game and now trail the first-place West Virginia Power by a half-game in the South Atlantic League Northern Division second-half standings. West Virginia fell 1-0 to Greensboro on Thursday.
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SPORTS
August 7, 2013
Jason Heyward singled and Justin Upton doubled in a three-run eighth inning Wednesday night in the Atlanta Braves' sweep-capping 6-3 win over the Washington Nationals, a game played nicely by both sides one night after a fastball to Bryce Harper's thigh cleared both benches. Upton also homered, and Kris Medlen (9-10) allowed three runs and three hits over seven innings as the Braves won their 13th straight to take a staggering-for-early-August 15 1/2-game lead over the second-place Nationals in the NL East.
SPORTS
August 4, 2013
The Kannapolis Intimidators took a first-inning lead and never relinquished it Sunday, holding off the Hagerstown Suns 4-3 to avoid a four-game sweep at Municipal Stadium. The Suns (26-17, 64-46), who had their four-game win streak snapped, fell 2 1/2 games behind first-place West Virginia in the South Atlantic League Northern Division second-half standings. Starter Michael Recchia (5-0) pitched seven strong innings for Kannapolis (16-27, 43-68), allowing one run, six hits and a walk while striking out eight.
SPORTS
By JACK HILL III | Staff Correspondent | July 17, 2013
The Brunswick Orioles were leading the Hagerstown Braves 5-0 after 5 1/2 innings during the second game of their Blue Ridge Adult League best-of-3 semifinal series on Wednesday night when play was suspended because of darkness. The final 1 1/2 innings will be completed Thursday at Williamsport High School at 6:15 p.m. Brunswick leads the series 1-0. If Brunswick holds onto its lead and gets a victory in the second game, then it will win the series. If Hagerstown puts together a big comeback and wins the second game, then a deciding third game will be played on Friday night at Brunswick at 6:30.
SPORTS
By BRETT NIEVES | brett.nieves@herald-mail.com | June 20, 2013
Sharpsburg picked up where it left off Wednesday, scoring 10 runs in the second inning of Game 2 of the Maryland District 1 11-12 softball best-of-3 series Thursday to secure a spot in the state tournament with a 14-11 victory over Halfway. Sharpsburg opened the series with a 6-2 win Wednesday. There was a definite disparity between Games 1 and 2 as both Sharpsburg and Halfway had their bats working and were both able to capitalize on opportunities presented by the other team. But it was Sharpsburg that was able to profit from the chances it was given.
NEWS
By JULIE E. GREENE | julieg@herald-mail.com | June 16, 2013
The first job Paul Crampton Jr. can remember doing for his father was sweeping and cleaning up materials such as nails at a Funkstown apartment building his father's contracting company was building in the early 1970s. “Anywhere he went, I went,” Crampton said of his father. Crampton's sons, Paul III and Lance, said they had similar first jobs with the family business. Paul Crampton Jr., who also is mayor of Funkstown, said he was thinking recently about how lucky he is to spend his workday with his family.
SPORTS
June 15, 2013
Wilmer Difo's two-run double in the seventh inning forced an extra inning, and Brandon Miller's walk-off single in the eighth gave the Hagerstown Suns a 3-2 victory over the Lakewood BlueClaws in the opening game of Saturday's South Atlantic League doubleheader at Municipal Stadium. Hagerstown stayed red-hot after the rally and finished off the sweep with a 9-3 victory in the nightcap. The Suns (37-29) are a half-game behind Hickory (39-30) - which blew out Delmarva 12-0 on Saturday - in the race for the Northern Division's first-half title, which will be decided Sunday.
SPORTS
June 13, 2013
The Hickory Crawdads win games by hitting balls far. The Hagerstown Suns remain in championship races by taking shorter routes. Hickory pitcher Jose Leclerc made an errant throw on Will Piwnica-Worms' sacrifice bunt on the bottom of the ninth, allowing Brandon Miller to score from first and give the Suns a 6-5 victory and a doubleheader sweep on Wednesday at Municipal Stadium. The victory and the sweep moved the Suns to within a half-game of Hickory for the South Atlantic League's Northern Division lead with four games remaining in the first half.
SPORTS
By BOB PARASILITI | bobp@herald-mail.com | June 11, 2013
The Hagerstown Suns have been used to uphill battles most of the season. On Tuesday, the hill got a little steeper. Joey Gallo went 4-for-4, including three home runs, and drove in four runs to lift Hickory to a 6-2 victory over Hagerstown in the first game of the Crawdads' doubleheader sweep at Municipal Stadium. Gallo's salvo won the opening game of a crucial four-game series with Hagerstown which could very well determine the first-half champion in the South Atlantic League's Northern Division.
SPORTS
June 2, 2013
The Lexington Legends broke a 2-2 tie with three runs in the eighth inning and completed a four-game sweep of the Hagerstown Suns with a 5-2 victory on Sunday afternoon in the South Atlantic League. The Suns (30-23) remained a game ahead of Hickory and West Virginia in the race for the Northern Division's first-half title and the playoff berth that comes with it. The Crawdads and Power also lost Sunday. Hagerstown native Christian Binford, a Mercersburg Academy graduate, made the start for Lexington (30-27)
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