Cumberland Times-News

March 4, 2013

Sports Roundup - 03/05/2013


Cumberland Times-News

Alco-Mtn. Ridge boys begin at 6 p.m.

CUMBERLAND — Due to a potential winter storm, today’s Maryland 1A West Section championship boys basketball game at Allegany between the Campers and the Mountain Ridge Miners will begin at 6 p.m. Gates will open at 4:45 p.m.

Frostburg pair compete­ in New York

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Frostburg State’s Alexis Bush and Morgan Carroll participated in the ECAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Friday and Saturday in New York City.

Bush placed 13th in the long jump with a season-best distance of 5.27 meters. Carroll finished 17th in the high jump at 1.54 meters.

Frostburg State’s first outdoor meet is March 16 at Lynchburg (Va.) College.

FSU’s women’s lacrosse game changed

FROSTBURG — With the weather forecast calling for snow Wednesday afternoon, the Frostburg State women's lacrosse non-conference game scheduled for 4 p.m. against Goucher has been moved to April 16 with a 4 p.m. start.

The Bobcats next game is Saturday at Allegheny beginning at 3 p.m.

Bobcats’ Serio CAC’s Player of the Week

YORK, Pa. — Frostburg State junior attack Ryan Serio has been tabbed as the Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week after helping the Bobcats to a pair of wins last week.

Serio found the net seven times and handed out an assist in the two victories that helped the Bobcats push their record to 3-0.

He had two goals and an assist in FSU’s 18-7 win over La Roche. He then scored five goals against Lebanon Valley in an 8-6 win on Saturday. Serio scored two fourth quarter goals that broke a 4-4 tie.

Through three games, Serio is second on the roster with seven goals and third with eight points.

FSU hosts Aurora Friday at 7 p.m.

Jennings CAC’s top player in baseball

YORK, Pa. — Frostburg State junior outfielder Rob Jennings has been selected as the Capital Athletic Conference’s baseball Player of the Week it was announced on Monday.

Jennings hit .571 (8 of 14) in three games with three doubles, three runs scored and seven RBIs to help lead FSU to three wins at the Floyd B. Wilcox  Memorial Tournament at Hampden-Sydney over the weekend.

Jennings capped the three-game weekend with a 4-for-5 effort with three RBIs, two doubles and two runs in FSU’s 11-3 win Sunday over host Hampden-Sydney.

On the season, Jennings is hitting .417 (15 of 36) with 15 RBIs, seven runs and a team-best five doubles.

The Bobcats (6-3) visit Washington College Thursday at 2 p.m.

FSU freshman earns softball award

YORK, Pa. — Following a handful of stellar performances in her first collegiate action, Frostburg State softball freshman Renay Aubel has been named the Capital Athletic Conference softball Player of the Week it was announced by the league office on Monday.

Aubel posted a .500 on-base percentage, with three hits, four walks, two home runs, six RBIs and three runs scored as the Bobcats won three out of four games at the Beach Blast in Virginia Beach this past weekend.

In FSU’s 8-0 shutout victory over Wilkes, Aubel went 2-for-3 with five RBIs, a run scored and a three-run bomb in the third inning that handed the Bobcats a 5-0 lead.

FSU plays in the Salisbury Invitational beginning Friday against Lynchburg at noon.