May 14, 2013
After starting the day 0-for-3 at the plate, River Hill leadoff batter Kat Varga came through when it mattered most. Against Atholton in the Class 3A East softball semifinals Monday, Varga delivered RBI singles in her final two at-bats, including a walk-off hit in the eighth to seal a comeback win, 7-6, for River Hill (14-5). "I was not hitting all game. I kept hitting to the same spot every time, and I was so angry," said Varga, who had two flyouts to left and a strikeout to open her afternoon.
May 7, 2013
Softball Standings (as of May 6): Glenelg, 17-0 county, 20-0 overall; Howard, 13-4, 15-5; River Hill, 13-4, 14-4; Mt. Hebron, 12-5, 15-5; Atholton, 12-5, 13-5; Hammond, 12-5, 13-5; Centennial, 7-10, 8-11-1; Reservoir, 6-10, 7-12; Marriotts Ridge, 4-12, 5-14; Long Reach, 3-14, 3-15; Oakland Mills, 1-15, 2-15; Wilde Lake, 0-16, 1-16; Chapelgate, 9-3 IAAM B, 13-4. Girls lacrosse County Standings (as of May 6): Marriotts Ridge, 11-0; Mt. Hebron, 10-1; River Hill, 9-2; Glenelg, 8-3; Howard, 7-4; Atholton, 6-5; Centennial, 5-6; Wilde Lake, 4-7; Long Reach, 2-8; Reservoir, 2-9; Hammond, 1-9; Oakland Mills, 0-11; Glenelg Country, 4-10 IAAM B; Chapelgate, 9-4 IAAM C. Playoff seedings: Class 4A/3A North: 1. Howard; 2. Quince Orchard; 3. Northwest; 4. Watkins Mill; 5. Westminster; 6. Clarksburg; 7. Magruder; 8. Richard Montgomery; 9. Urbana; 10. Gaithersburg; 11. Linganore.
May 4, 2013
Ali Moos has thrown back-to-back shutouts for the No. 10 Glen Burnie softball team. On Thursday, she threw a four-hitter, and on Friday, she no-hit host North County in a 5-0 victory. The Gophers (11-5) beat Chesapeake-AA, 4-0, on Thursday. On Friday, Moos, who threw 119pitches, struck out 13 but walked two. She went 1-for-3 with two runs scored and a double, one of three extra-base hits by Glen Burnie. The Knights dropped to 4-10. No. 9 C. Milton Wright 9, Catonsville 0: Kyralee Comeaux struck out eight in her first varsity win, a one-hit shutout, as the host Mustangs (15-4)
May 2, 2013
William Seiferth hit four two-run homers Wednesday to power visiting Glenelg Country School past Baltimore Lutheran, 13-4. The Dragons (15-2, 12-2 Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference), who lost their first two games, haven't lost since March 22. Seiferth went 4-for-4 with four home runs, eight RBIs and an intentional walk. Jack Dougherty also hit a home run for Glenelg Country. The Quakers fell to 5-10 and 3-9. River Hill 5, No. 2 Oakland Mills 3: Shortly after No. 9 Atholton (11-2)
April 26, 2013
Colleges Oakland Mills forward Long will join Patsos at Siena Oakland Mills senior Lavon Long committed to Siena during an official visit Thursday. The 6-foot-6 forward signed with Loyola in November, but received a release from his letter of intent after Jimmy Patsos took the Siena job earlier this month. Long, a second-team Baltimore Sun All-Metro selection, joins St. Frances guard Maurice White in the Saints' 2013 recruiting class. - Matt Bracken More men's basketball: Forest Park senior Wayne Hill has signed with CCBC-Catonsville, according to Foresters coach Greate White . Hill, a 6-foot-4 point guard, averaged 15 points, nine assists and eight rebounds as a senior.
April 20, 2013
Listed below are the winners in this year's Columbia Association village elections except for the village of Long Reach, which has extended elections to Saturday, April 27, and the village of Hickory Ridge, where the results have not been announced. Dorsey's Search: Village board: Ellen Mackey and Dan Woodruff. Columbia Council: Tom Coale. Harper's Choice: Village board: Cook, Ann De Lacy and Clarence Lam. Kings Contrivance: Village board: Art Perraud, Shari Zaret and Barbara Seely.