Steal split DH
CUMBERLAND — Brayden Poling was effectively wild, firing a no-hitter for the Cumberland Steal U13 in a 6-1 win over the Frederick County Cannons that followed a 6-3 loss in a doubleheader at Washington Middle School Saturday.
Poling struck out 10 and walked five, allowing an unearned run that stole home to score. Austin Martin singled three times, JP Stevenson drove in two on a single and Poling lined an RBI double.
Conner Turrill drove in four runs for the Cannons in the game one victory.
Devin Smith singled twice and Noah Steckman hit an RBI single for the Steal in the loss.
The Cumberland Steal (14-13-1) play a doubleheader at the Morgantown Charge today at noon.
Hot Stove All Star games scheduled
POTOMAC PARK — The Hot Stove Baseball League will hold its All-Star weekend on Saturday and Sunday at the Hot Stove Complex at the Allegany County Fairgrounds.
At 1 p.m. on Saturday, the American League 13-year olds will play Hamilton Field, the AL 14-year olds at Holler Field and the AL 15-year olds at Memorial Field. At 4 p.m., the National League 13-year olds will play at Hamilton, the NL 14-year olds at Holler and the 15-year olds at Hamilton.
On Sunday, the AL winners will play the NL winners at Memorial Field. The 13-year old game will begin at 1 p.m., the 14-year old game at 4 p.m. and the 15-year old will start at 7 p.m.
All players are asked to arrive one hour before their game time.
Keyser Monday tennis league beginning
KEYSER, W.Va. — Open tennis play begins in Keyser on Monday at 7 p.m. at the Keyser swimming pool courts. Play is open to all skill levels in the Tri-State area. Players may bring a partner if they wish or come alone to be matched up to compete in doubles play. Matches are tentatively scheduled to start at 7, 8, and 9 p.m.
Play will continue throughout the summer on Monday evenings. Due to the open format, players have options on play dates and starting times. For more information, contact Don Kingery at 304-788-3170 or 304-813-7004.
25th Iron Furnace 5K announced
LONACONING — The Georges Creek Promotion Council, in conjunction with Georges Creek Days is pleased to announce the 25th Annual Iron Furnace 5k run to be held, June 29 at 8 a.m. in Lonaconing. The point-to-point course will be along Georges Creek, through the streets of Lonaconing, and finish at the historic Iron Furnace on the north end of town. The course is mostly flat with a short hill at mile 1 and half mile slope at the 2 mile mark.
Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in each age group. For additional information about the race, call Zach Bittinger at 304-276-5658 or Tom Dawson at 301 463-6231.
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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.
Lynn Lewis scores ace at Maplehurst
Lynn Lewis hit a hole-in-one on No. 10 at Maplehurst Country Club playing in the Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament on July 25.
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NASCAR suspends Hamlin crew chief Grubb 6 races
NASCAR suspended Denny Hamlin’s crew chief and car chief on Tuesday for six races because the Joe Gibbs Racing entry failed inspection following his third-place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules
The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports’ governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn’t go nearly far enough.
Rory McIlroy ready to get back to work
The claret jug is not out of sight. Rory McIlroy is just trying to get it out of his mind.
Colaw, Keller hits in 11th send Potomac Valley past Romney
Ryan Colaw hit an RBI single in the top of the 11th inning to put Potomac Valley up 9-8 and Garrett Keller’s hit made it 10-8 as Potomac Valley won the championship game of the West Virginia Area American Legion Tournament, 10-8, in 11 innings over Romney Sunday at Petersburg High School.
Maryland state tournament begins today at Memorial Field
The Maryland American Legion Baseball State Tournament returns to Cumberland today with six teams competing for the state title at Memorial Field at the Hammersmith Hot Stove Complex.
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