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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Eirich voted Player of Year
CUMBERLAND — Trenton Eirich, who led Allegany to one of the most successful three-year runs in school history and finished among the all-time leaders in multiple categories in the storied boys basketball program at the Sedgwick Street school, has had his name added to another pretty prestigious list.
Sivic’s grand slam powers Allegany past Northern
ACCIDENT — Colton Sivic’s grand slam secured No.1 ranked Allegany’s 10-5 victory over No. 3 Northern in an Appalachain Mountain Athletic Conference matchup Wednesday evening as the Campers stayed perfect on the season.
Petersburg outlasts Pendleton
FRANKLIN — Second-ranked Petersburg’s four-run seventh inning propelled the Vikings over Pendleton County 14-10 on Wednesday afternoon.
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Georgius leads FSU over No. 23 Marietta
MARIETTA, Ohio — Kenny Georgius scattered six hits and struck out seven over eight solid innings to lift Frostburg State to a 7-1 win over No. 23 Marietta College for a split of their Wednesday afternoon doubleheader.
PSC sweeps Westmoreland
YOUNGWOOD, Pa. — Mariah Martin tossed a two-hitter and Britani Chambers homered in the first game, and Meghan Anderson led a 13-hit attack in the second as Potomac State swept Westmoreland, 5-2 and 6-3, on Wednesday afternoon.
In the opener, Martin, staked to a 3-0 lead in the first inning, allowed only two hits, struck out eight and walked just one in a complete-game victory.
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NFL players talk about race with Harvard students
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Richard Sherman was called all kinds of names after his raging rant at the end of the NFC championship game. It was worth it, the Seattle cornerback said, because it gave him a chance to talk about the perception of black athletes to a wider audience.
Party a century in the making for Wrigley Field
CHICAGO — There was a giant replica cake right next to the Ernie Banks statue, and an old-time band played as fans made their way through the main entrance.
The famed marquee had a message, too.
Miller, Mtn. Ridge shut out Alco, 2-0
Jenna Miller pitched well enough to keep Allegany off the scoreboard and Mountain Ridge scrapped together two runs as the No. 1 Miners topped the No. 3 Campers 2-0 at Carl Belt Field for their 60th consecutive win.
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