CRESAPTOWN — Mikala Ultis, a
senior who led Calvary Christian to its
first girls soccer conference championship,
Soccer Player of the
Ultis was one of
eight Calvary girls
to earn all-conference
players from the
team also earned
all-conference honors to cap one of the
most successful athletic seasons in the
Girls soccer is a
spring sport in the
and the Lady
Eagles set school
records for wins, with
15, and best singleseason
record, at 15-1.
They won their first
Shalom Christian, 2-1, in the title
game. After two overtimes, Calvary
won on penalty kicks, 3-1.
Ultis is the first Calvary soccer player
to be selected Player of the Year. A
forward, she had 17 goals and 11
assists and repeated on the first team.
Also voted to the first team were
Savannah Reed, Kerenne Shaffer and
Reed, a senior center midfielder,
scored four goals and had six assists
and was named to the first team for
the second year in a row.
Shaffer, a sophomore goalkeeper,
allowed only eight goals in 16 games
and posted 10 shutouts in leading the
defense. She was also the MVP of the
Moreland, an eighth-grader, was a
forward and had an impressive season
with 24 goals and 15 assists.
Second-team honors went to senior
Katie Zimmerman, juniors Jada Lowery
and Abby Daniels and sophomore
Levi Hartsock and Justin Swogger
were named first team all-conference
in baseball for the second straight year
after leading the Eagles to a 10-6 season
and a spot in the Final Four of the
Hartsock, a senior, pitched and
played shortstop and first base. He led
the team in hitting with a .657 batting
average, getting 23 hits in 35 at-bats,
scored 14 runs and drove in 21. On the
mound, he struck out 27 and walked
only nine in 21 innings and had a 4.92
earned run average.
Swogger, a senior, was a pitcher and
shortstop. He batted .412 with 30 runs
scored and 10 runs batted in. He
pitched 27 innings and had 37 strikeouts.
Named to the second team were
seniors Mark Capper and Gavin Hart.
CRESAPTOWN — Mikala Ultis, a
- Local Sports
Miners win 57 in a row
Mountain Ridge made it 57 wins in a row, scoring multiple runs in four of the five innings Thursday afternoon in defeating Keyser, 14-4, in an Appalachian Mountain Athletic Conference game at Mountain Ridge.
Allegany hammers Hawks
The bats have begun to click for the Allegany College of Maryland Trojans as a two-run first-inning home run by Tanner Klein got the ball, and the runs, rolling as the Trojans pounded out 14 hits in defeating Hagerstown Community College, 10-7, in a Maryland JUCO game Thursday at The Rock.
Duncan helps ACM split two with Cecil
Parris Duncan doubled home two runs in the top of the fourth to help Allegany College to a 2-1 victory over Cecil College in the first game of a doubleheader split Thursday afternoon.
Unbeaten Alco beats Hyndman
Undefeated Allegany took a five-inning 14-4 win at Hope for Hyndman Charter School Thursday, scoring five runs in the second inning and eight in the third.
Ken Ayers hits ace
Ken Ayers hit a hole-in-one Thursday on the No. 3 hole at Mill Creek Country Club during an MGA scramble.
- Sports Calendar - 04/18/2014
Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft
Jabari Parker is hoping to become Duke’s latest one-and-done star to become the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.
Can Spurs get back at Heat? Can they survive West?
To get another shot at LeBron James, the San Antonio Spurs may have to go through Dirk Nowitzki, then Dwight Howard and James Harden, and finally Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.
Kuchar builds on Masters momentum
There were no major letdowns for Masters contenders Matt Kuchar and Jordan Spieth at the RBC Heritage on Thursday.
Alco beats Northern
CRESAPTOWN — Ashleigh Eisentrout knocked in four runs to lead Allegany to an 11-2 win over Northern in Appalachian Mountain Athletic Conference action Wednesday at Carl Belt Field, marking the 200th victory in the Camper head coaching career of Rick Twigg.
- More Local Sports Headlines
- Miners win 57 in a row