POTOMAC PARK —
Brenten Miller hit an RBI
the top of
third out to lift Riverside
Sports over the Cresaptown
Eagles 9-8 in the first game of
their best-of-three Hot Stove
playoff series Tuesday at
Riverside Sports (11-7-1)
finished with 14 hits to the
The Eagles (10-6-3), trailing
2-1 after the first inning,
scored five runs in the second
to take a 6-2 lead. Riverside
chipped away, scoringtwo runs in the third, one in
fifth and took an 8-6 lead after
the top of the sixth before the
Eagles scored two in the bottom
of the inning for the tie
where it remained until the
Carson Imes struck out 17
and walked five before he was
relieved by Miller in the ninth.
Miller led Riverside with
four base hits, Brendon
Dougherty and Derek Kerns
each had three singles and
Imes tripled and singled.
T.J. Hartley and Dalton Torbett
both doubled and singled
and Jacob VanMeter had two
base hits for the Eagles.
Game two of the series will
be played on Thursday, 5:30
p.m., at Holler Field.
POTOMAC PARK —
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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.
Allegany blanks Bishop Walsh
CUMBERLAND — Colton Sivic and Dylan Shockey doubled and singled, and four pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout to lead top-ranked Allegany to a 7-0 win over Bishop Walsh Wednesday at Al Martin Field.
Christopher Newport tops FSU 2-1 on Nicely’s RBI
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — A.J. Nicely’s RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning broke a tie game and lifted third-seeded Christopher Newport to a 2-1 victory over fourth-seeded Frostburg State in the opening round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament Wednesday afternoon.
FSU rallies, defeats Saint Vincent, 15-13
LATROBE, Pa. — Malory Brunett, Megan White and Ellie Garner combined to score nine goals as Frostburg State rallied for a 15-13 women’s lacrosse victory over Saint Vincent on Wednesday afternoon.
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Jets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnson
NEW YORK — Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.
The New York Jets signed the former Titans running back Wednesday, a little over a week after he was officially released by Tennessee.
Wizards head to playoffs with win
BOSTON — Bradley Beal scored 27 points and Washington clinched the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 118-102 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
Quick-strike Keyser turns back Fort Hill, 6-4
Keyser scored four runs in the bottom of the second and concluded the game with a bang-bang double play to defeat Fort Hill Monday in an Appalachian Mountain Athletic Conference game at Keyser.
Thompson leads Petersburg’s victory
Marley Thompson had two hits, including a leadoff home run, to lead Petersburg over Pendleton County 9-1 on Monday evening.
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