taking applications for fall class
CUMBERLAND — Potomac Valley Board 204 of the International Association of Approved Basketball Officials (IAABO) is now accepting applications for its fall cadet class.
For more information, contact interpreter George Geatz at 301-707-9325 or contact any Board 204 member.
Offstein, Feezle win Andrea
BARTON — Madison Offstein and Casey Feezle were the overall winners of the eighth Andrea Gattens 5K Fun Run/Walk Saturday, Aug. 17 in Barton. Masters winners were Jen Sober and Larry Ferrens.
The memorial run is held annually in memory of Andrea Gattens, a former standout athlete at Westmar High School, where she played volleyball, basketball and softball. She also played volleyball at Allegany College of Maryland and was an avid runner, participating in many area races.
Proceeds from the race will fund $2,000 in scholarships in the areas of journalism and athletics at Mountain Ridge High School.
Race results are online at www.qcstriders.org.
Southern football tickets on sale
OAKLAND — Southern High School reserved-seat football season tickets are on sale now. Tickets ensure a reserved seat and parking in the season ticket lot behind Dennett Road Elementary. For more information and to order tickets, contact Joy Thrasher at 240-321-4550.
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Rams rebuilding job leans heavily on kids
Training camp opened with 62 players age 24 or younger, many of them front-liners. The Rams are counting on the kids to grow up fast and lead the way for a franchise seeking its first winning season since 2003.
Byron Scott says he will be LA Lakers’ new coach
Byron Scott said this weekend that he has been hired by the Lakers, but the club insisted Sunday that no deal has been reached.
Seniors occupy most of All-AMAC team
CUMBERLAND — Experience and seniority took center stage on the 2014 All-Appalachian Mountain Athletic Conference Softball Team after four of the 10 positions were filled with familiar names and eight total spots were snatched up by seniors.
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Jenna Miller named AMAC Player of the Year
Always in complete control in the circle or in the batter’s box, Jenna Miller was rewarded for helping Mountain Ridge to its third undefeated championship in a row by being voted the Appalachian Mountain Athletic Conference’s Player of the Year by the league’s seven head coaches
Ridgeley, Kiwanis advance to Hot Stove semifinals
Wyatt Yates knocked in the tie run and Nate Strietbeck brought in the winning run with singles in the bottom of the seventh inning as Ridgeley rallied from a one-run deficit to beat Bedford, 5-4, and advance to the next round of the Hot Stove League playoffs Friday in the decisive Game 3 at Hamilton Field.
Stags try to ford Rivermen
The Western Maryland Stags, a semi-pro football team of the Mason Dixon Football League, will play their third game today, 7 p.m., at Greenway Avenue Stadium against the North Neck Rivermen.
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