Dunbar coaches Mitchell, Smith to be honored

April 04, 1996|By Lem Satterfield | Lem Satterfield,SUN STAFF

Dunbar football coach Stanley Mitchell and basketball coach Paul Smith, and their entire coaching staffs, will be honored as Black Living Legends by The Academy of Arts and Letters at the Baltimore Museum of Art at 6 p.m. on April 11.

Smith has coached the Poets to four straight state crowns -- one on the 1A level, two as a 2A program, and this year as a 3A school. Mitchell has coached the Poets to two straight crowns on the 2A and 3A levels.

The two programs have been the city's most successful since Baltimore City schools joined the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association.

Morgan at Dunbar

Morgan State's football team will conduct an intrasquad scrimmage at Dunbar High on April 13 at 2 p.m. For more information, contact assistant football coach Ben Eaton at the school.

Hartley signs

Defensive back-running back Ryan Hartley of Calvert Hall has signed to play football at Division II Shippensburg.

Baltimore Touchdown Club

The newly formed Baltimore Touchdown Club, comprised of representatives from Baltimore City public high schools and from the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association, is sponsoring several events over the course of this year.

First, there will be a Big Man's Clinic for linemen, to be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 18, at Lake Clifton High.

Another will be held Aug. 24, when 12 to 16 teams will participate in a football jamboree -- a multi-team scrimmage -- also to be held at Lake Clifton beginning at 10 a.m.

Also, are members of the Advisory Board for the Baltimore Touchdown Club.

On a roll

Park's senior pitcher Chris Jaskulski struck out 14 Lutheran batters in six innings last week in a 10-0 rout, allowing one hit and walking three.

Jaskulski, who has a fastball in the low 80s, also went 4-for-4 with three doubles and three RBIs.

Select soccer locals

Michael Shellenberger (Havre de Grace) and Ryan Langrehr (Bel Air) have been chosen to play in the Belgium International Tournament this summer on a select team of Maryland and Virginia players that is sponsored by Sports Challenge International Inc.

The tournament, to be held in July 29-Aug. 5 in Mechelen, Belgium, will include representatives from Croatia, Poland, Germany, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Each team will compete in a minimum of four games, to be played under Olympic rules.

Gaels' JV rolls

Mount St. Joseph's junior varsity basketball team, coached by Tony Martin, went 26-0 -- unbeaten for the first time in school history -- to win the Baltimore Catholic League regular-season and tournament crowns, and the MIAA championship.

Pub Date: 4/04/96

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