FROM STAFF REPORTS
CRESAPTOWN — Ridgeley VFW finished a strong regular season at 15-3 with an 8-1 rout of Cumberland Optimist in six innings at Memorial Field on Thursday.
Kirk Robinette, Wyatt Yates and Brett Whiteman combined to stymie Optimist to one run on five hits.
Darion Roddy and Caleb Collette doubled. Hayden DeHaven singled three times in the loss.
Tyler Ford and A.J. Christ each doubled. Blake Rhodes and Cody Shepherd both singled twice for Ridgeley VFW who will learn their first-round playoff opponent on Sunday.
Hobo’s Restaurant 0
POTOMAC PARK — Keaton Taylor threw a four-inning three-hitter and Madigan’s Auto Sales pounded out 11 hits to end its regular season with a rout over Hobo’s Restaurant Thursday evening at Hamilton Field.
Taylor was also hot at the plate going 4-for-4 and an RBI. Logan Hinebaugh and Lukas Holler each had two-run doubles, and Bernie Sislo and Matt McCollough both belted RBI singles.
Tanner Fitchner had two of Hobo’s three hits with a pair of singles. Cody Lohr doubled.
Madigan’s finishes the regular season 10-6-1 and awaits next week’s playoff pairings while Hobo’s drops to 7-9-2.
Cumberland Rotary 2
BEDFORD, Pa. — Robert Hernandez fanned nine hitters in a four inning, seven-run win for Bedford Thomas Chevrolet over Cumberland Rotary on Wednesday.
Hernandez allowed just two runs on four hits and a walk in the lightning-delayed game ended by darkness. Kyle Miller and Josh Hickey both singled twice in the win.
Austin Farrell doubled for Rotary’s lone extra base hit.
Bedford Thomas Chevrolet (15-1-1) plays Team One Auto Mall Saturday at Hamilton Field at 12:30 p.m.
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Allegany sweeps Harford
CUMBERLAND — Reynaldo Adames had three hits and two RBIs in the first game, and Wyatt Belinda belted a grand slam in the second, leading Allegany to a doubleheader sweep of Harford, both by 7-5 scores, in college baseball Saturday at The Rock.
So. Md. takes 2 from Allegany
LaPLATA — College of Southern Maryland took a doubleheader sweep of Allegany College of Maryland, 4-3, 6-4, in Maryland JUCO softball action Saturday at Southern Maryland.
Carr has 10 RBIs as Northern splits pair
HANCOCK — Brooks Carr hit two home runs and drove in 10 runs on the day as Northern split a pair of games at the Hancock Easter Classic, beating Broadfording Academy 26-1 before losing to St. James 10-6. Against Broadfording, Carr hit a three-run homer in a 10run first inning, and also had a two-run double, an RBI single and a sacrifice fly to finish with seven RBIs. He also teamed with Brett Oates on a four-inning no-hitter. Carr struck out seven over the first three innings and Oates fanned two in the fourth.
MR beats Southern for 58th
OAKLAND — Mountain Ridge hit three home runs on the day and used a five-run second to pull away from Southern, 9-2, in an Appalachian Mountain Athletic Conference action Saturday morning at Southern to extend its winning streak to 58 games.
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Donald shoots 66, takes lead at RBC Heritage
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Salisbury overpowers FSU
Paige Knussman hit a grand slam during a seven-run third inning to lead Salisbury University to an 11-6 victory over Frostburg State, eliminating the Bobcats from the Capital Athletic Conference tournament Friday at Christopher Newport.
Frostburg bounced from CAC
Elliott Mortimer fired a four-hitter and Brad Wenzel and Colbe Herr had three hits as top-seeded York eliminated fourth-seeded Frostburg State from the Capital Athletic Conference tournament with a 5-1 victory Friday afternoon.
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