College Men’s Lacrosse
Southern Virginia at Frostburg State, ccd.
College Women’s Lacrosse
Goucher at Frostburg State, ppd. to April 16
High School Boys Basketball
West Virginia Class AA Playoffs
Bridgeport at Frankfort, ppd. to Friday, 7:00
Keyser at Robert C. Byrd, ppd. to Friday, 7:00
Frostburg State at Washington, ppd.
Garrett at Allegany, ppd.
Genesee at Potomac State (2), ppd.
High School Boys Basketball
West Virginia Regional Playoffs
Class A, Region II
Notre Dame at Moorefield, 6:00
High School Girls Basketball
Bishop Walsh Girls Invitational Tournament
St. John’s vs. Bishop Walsh, 3:15
Georgetown Visitation vs. McDonogh, 4:45
Elizabeth Seton vs. Archbishop Spalding, 6:15
Good Counsel vs. Seton Keough, 8:00
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- Sports Briefs - 05/18/2013
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Miners pad streak to 44
Sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good. When you’re as good as Mountain Ridge, that means sometimes it takes a lot of luck, and on Friday afternoon the Lady Miners blended hard work and serendipity beautifully to collect their second straight Class 1A West Region title with a second consecutive 5-4 over North Carroll in a nine-inning thriller at Kemp Mills Park.
Allegany advances to state tournament
Trenton Eirich doubled to lead off the seventh inning and scored the winning run on a throwing error, lifting Allegany to a 2-1 win over Clear Spring for the Class 1A West Region baseball championship Friday evening at McCurdy Field.
Freeburn, Amtower win state tennis title
Keyser’s Megan Freeburn and Kari Amtower headed to Charleston as undefeated region tennis champions.
Venturi, US Open champion and CBS analyst, dies
Ken Venturi, who overcame dehydration to win the 1964 U.S. Open and spent 35 years in the booth for CBS Sports, died Friday afternoon. He was 82.
Bradley maintains lead at Nelson
Keegan Bradley again bogeyed Nos. 1 and 18 in the second round of the Byron Nelson Championship.
Unlike the first round, Bradley didn’t set a course record. But he still finished with a three-stroke lead.
Seahawks DE Bruce Irvin suspended 4 games
Seattle Seahawks defensive end Bruce Irvin was suspended for the first four games of the 2013 season on Friday after the league announced he violated the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Favored Orb ready, raring to go at Preakness
Everything’s a go for Orb.
The Kentucky Derby winner was in a playful mood the day before the Preakness, making faces for photographers between nibbles of grass outside his stall at Pimlico Race Course.
Moorefield earns trip to state tournament
Brooke Riggleman and Beth Cook homered in a three-run first inning and Taylor Zuber fired a three-hit shutout Thursday night as Moorefield overpowered South Harrison, 9-0, to win the Region 2 championship and a trip to next week’s Class A state softball tournament.
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