to meet Sunday
RIDGELEY, W.Va. — The PenMar-WV Semi-Pro Baseball League will hold a meeting on Sunday at the Ridgeley American Legion at 5 p.m for coaches and league officials
The meeting agenda will include confirmation of details for the fourth annual golf tournament at Rocky Gap on April 20.
The wooden bat league consists of five teams this season: The Tri-State Titans, Oakland Oaks, West Virginia Powerhouse, Cumberland Orioles and Morgantown.
The league is now recruiting new teams from all surrounding areas and any players looking for a team for the summer.
For more information contact league president Gary Bennett at 301-268-1563 or Tri-State head coach Matt Wright at 301-697-4903, or visit www.penmarwvbaseball.com.
FSU infielder earns honorable mention
FROSTBURG — Frostburg State senior infielder J.K. Filauro has been named an honorable mention hitter on the second NCAA Division III National Players of the Week announcement as voted on by a panel of DIII members of the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
Filauro, the Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week, helped the Bobcats (9-4) to a pair of wins in three outings.
Filauro hit .777 (7 of 9) in two games with six runs scored, four RBIs, a double and a home run. He was 4-for-4 with a double and homer in a 16-5 win over Stevenson and was 3 for 5 with four runs in a 26-6 victory over Oneonta.
Spring sports schedules,
CUMBERLAND — Area high school athletic directors or head coaches of spring sports teams who have not yet provided the Times-News with copies of their team schedules and rosters are requested to do so.
Schedules and rosters may be sent to mburke@times-news, email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, or faxed to 301-722-5270.
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Ridgeley, Lakeview advance to finals
POTOMAC PARK — Blake Rhodes doubled and singled twice while Wyatt Yates and Caleb Hare singled three times to power Ridgeley to a 14-4 victory over the Cumberland Kiwanis for a sweep of the Hot Stove League’s National League Championship Series Wednesday at Hamilton Field.
Laurel tops defending champs
POTOMAC PARK — Falan Garner had three hits and chased home a pair of runs and Laurel held of a furious ninth-inning rally by Funkstown to beat the defending state champs 9-8 Wednesday afternoon at the Maryland American Legion Baseball State Tournament at Memorial Field.
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Riley insists Heat will be competitive
MIAMI — One of the last things Miami Heat President Pat Riley told LeBron James before free agency began this summer was that he would be selling potential players on the notion of playing alongside a four-time NBA MVP.
Speedy Steelers rookie making quick impression
LATROBE, Pa. — Ryan Shazier grew up the football equivalent of a Rorschach test.
Orioles say they won’t dangle young arms for trade
BALTIMORE — The Orioles apparently won’t give up some of their young arms to get pitching help this season, and that likely means Jon Lester won’t be coming to Baltimore.
Stotler’s hit lifts Post 13 to 5-3 win
Brandon Stotler singled home Brady Hillegas to snap a 3-3 tie in the seventh inning and all nine starters hit safely as Fort Cumberland beat Severna Park 5-3 on a chilly opening night at the Maryland American Legion Baseball State Tournament Tuesday at Memorial Field.
Bosley returning to Southern sideline
Tom Bosley is back, again, at Southern Garrett High School.
And so are a few of his friends.
Casselman beats North Side, 9-1
Connor Christner fired a two-hitter and Lance Leydig had three hits to lead Casselman Valley to a 9-1 victory in the opening game of the Rec League Championship Series Tuesday evening at Frostburg State University.
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