Honoring Coach Jeff Dienhart: Central Catholic Wins Semistate
Nominations are Open for the Second Mr. and Miss PA Basketball Awards Program
Whitehall boys basketball team advances to District 11 Class AAAA semifinals
Kiera Supple Wins First State Title for Salem Academy
Carroll scores 1,000th point, Advancing CB West to District 1-AAAA Quarters
Honoring Coach Jeff Dienhart: Central Catholic Wins Semistate on 2 March 2015 by digitalsportsnews
Central Catholic girl basketball sported a familiar phrase of hope on the backs of their shooting shirts -- "Keep going. Keep fighting. Keep battling." Just three days after the death of their beloved assistant basketball coach, Jeff Dienhart, passed away, the team needed his words of encouragement more than ever.
And keep on fighting they did; with just over 50 seconds left, Central Catholic [...]
Nominations are Open for the Second Mr. and Miss PA Basketball Awards Program on 27 February 2015 by digitalsportsnews
The second Mr. and Miss Pennsylvania Basketball Awards are underway! The award puts the spotlight on the best male and female high school basketball players, and gives them the recognition they deserve. All high school basketball players in the state of Pennsylvania are eligible for nomination, which started yesterday.
The panel of judges choosing from the pool of nominees [...]
Whitehall boys basketball team advances to District 11 Class AAAA semifinals on 25 February 2015 by digitalsportsnews
Whitehall senior, Brett Radocha has been the superstar of the High School's boys basketball team so far this season. The center racked up a game-high 21 points on Saturday afternoon's game against Bangor, launching them into a 50-41 victory in the District 11 Class AAAA quarterfinal at Pleasant Valley High School. The win advances the Zephyrs into the semifinals today, against Nazareth [...]
Kiera Supple Wins First State Title for Salem Academy on 23 February 2015 by digitalsportsnews
Kiera Supple has been in the spotlight for some fantastic firsts for her school’s swimming team. Supple, a junior at Salem Academy in Oregon, was one of the first swimmers from the school to win a district championship and qualify for the OSAA Class 4A/3A/2A/1A State Championships in 2013. On Saturday she gave the school its first state championship in swimming, taking the win in the [...]
Coach: BOYS VARSITY BASEBALL: Ken Dunn BOYS VARSITY BASEBALL: Curt LoftisAthletic Director: David Klingel School Phone: 410-956-5600 Conference:MD - Anne Arundel County Location: Edgewater, MD Official School Site:Go to Site
- Seahawks Keep Rolling The Seachawks squandered opportunity after opportunity to put together big innings but were still able to edge Southern 5-4. This brings the Hawks record to 10-2 overall.
The Seahawks were made the most out ot their times on base with 9 steals. Seniors Jake Sodeman, Brendan Ring each had two steals. Sodeman added two hits and an RBI. Sophomore Kevin Loftis also contributed 2 RBI and Senior Russell Donaldson contributed the final run batted in.
Senior Michael Clark started for the Birds and went 3 1/3 innings before turning the reins over to Senior Jake Harkey to finish. Hark picked up his seond win without surrendering another run and reduced his ERA to 1.11.
- South Rivers Sinks Annapolis The Seahawks produced a solid team effort today while shutting out Annapolis 8-0. Eric Aumann was again a dominating force on the mound while giving up only 3 singles in six innings of work. Aumann reduced his ERA to 0.70 for the season.
Jake Sodeman, Brendan Ring, and Kevin Loftis each contributed two hits. RBIs went to Ring, Jamie Willson, Blake Alderman, Loftis, and Russell Donalson.
The Hawks spread out their scoring with one run in the first, three in the third, two in the fifth, and two in the sixth.
- South River Scores 7 in Second to Sink Meade The Seahawks improved their overall record to 8-2 by defeating Meade on Friday, April 11. Helped by five Meade errors during the second inning, the Hawks batted around and scored 7 runs, highlighed by Sophomore Kevin Loftis two-run single to right. Loftis also contributed a double in his first game since rehabbing a broken hand.
Senior Russell Donaldson also had two singles, an RBI, and scored twice. South River was continually aggressive on the bases, stealing six bases - two each by Seniors Jake Sodeman and Brendan Ring, and one each by Junior Josh Kidwell and Donaldson.
Senior Joe Baker earned his third win of the season by pitching the first three innings, giving up only one hit and one unearned run. Freshman Zack Morris pitched the next three innings, giving up only 2 singles while Sodeman finished up with a scoreless seventh inning.
- Harkey Pitches and Hits South River to Victory Over Chesapeake Senior Jake Harkey pitched and hit the Seahawks past Chesapeake 6-2 Thursday. In his first start on the bump, Harkey pitched the complete game while scattering just 4 hits, walking 3, striking out 3, and hit 3 batters. But it was at the plate where he truly shined. After struggling for much of this season, the big fella ripped two doubles and a single to drive in two runs. These were his first two extra-base hits of the season.
The Hawks started strongly in their half of the first inning when Junior Bobby Hite had an infield single. Senior Michael Clark, running for Hite, was caught stealing before Senior Jake Sodeman contributed another single and Senior Brendan Ring ripped an RBI double to left. After Senior Jamie Willson bunted Ring to third, Harkey floated a long fly to right field that the outfielder couldnt handle for his first double to deliver Ring.
Hite reached base on a Chesapeake error to begin the Seahawk third. After advancing on a Ring ground out, Willson ripped an RBI single up the middle to bring Harkey to the plate again. Once more, he came through with an RBI double off of the base of the fence in left-centerfield.
The Hawks came finished off the scoring in the fourth when Senior Billy Jarboe reached on a Chesapeake error. After a Russell Donaldson ground out, Junior Eric Aumann delivered Jarboe with an RBI single into right field. Hite followed with his second of three singles to move Aumann to third. Aumann scored when Chesapeake was unable to turn the double play on a Sodeman grounder.
Hite and Harkey both had three hits on the day with Harkey having two RBI. Hite, Ring, Willson, and Aumann contributed the balance of the RBI for the game.
The win brought the Seahawk record to 6-2 overall, 3-2 in the county.