Friday, May 24, 2013
After two rain delays, Westminster defeated South River 13-10 in the 4A/3A state lacrosse championship game.
It took two trips to UMBC and nearly 24 hours, but Westminster High School finally captured the 4A/3A state lacrosse title with a 13-10 victory over South River High School Thursday night. Last year’s state final rematch was originally scheduled to take place on Wednesday, but with 1:11 remaining in the first half and South River leading 8-7, play was suspended due to lightning. When the game resumed Thursday night, Westminster rallied to take control and completed its undefeated season with a 13-10 victory over the defending state champions. In last year’s state final, Westminster surrendered a seven-goal lead to South River and the Seahawks claimed the title. This year the tables were turned. After falling behind 5-0, the Owls scored 11 …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
The Seahawks will face Westminster High School in the state championship game for the second year in a row.
When the South River boys lacrosse team steps on the field for the class 4A/3A state championship game on Wednesday, the Seahawks will be presented with an all too familiar scene. For the second year in a row, South River will play in the state final, and will face Westminster High School again. After defeating Howard High 15-6 on Saturday, South River once again finds itself in the state championship game. The Seahawks have stormed through postseason play—defeating its opponents by a combined 47 goals in four games. However, South River shouldn’t necessarily expect to steamroll Westminster. In last year’s state final game, Westminster surrendered a seven-goal lead to South River and eventually fell to the Seahawks 10-8. This year, …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
The South River Boys lacrosse team won the regional championship game on Wednesday with a 10-3 victory over Chesapeake High.
The South River High School boys lacrosse and baseball teams were both victorious in postseason play Wednesday night and will advance in their state tournaments. The South River girls lacrosse team’s season came to an end Wednesday night in the regional finals with a 14-13 loss to Broadneck High School. Boys Lacrosse With a 10-3 win over Chesapeake High School, the boys lacrosse team won the class 3A/4A east regional championship and is now one victory away from returning to the state final. The Seahawks will now face Howard High School in the state semifinals at Annapolis High School on Saturday. Matt Gaskins and Brandon Senft led South River to the 10-3 victory with three goals each, according to The Baltimore Sun. The Seahawks scored …
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The South River softball team fell to Broadneck on Monday night.
The South River boys and girls lacrosse teams, along with the baseball team all racked up postseason wins Monday night to advance in the state tournament. The softball team fell to Broadneck, 2-1, on Monday afternoon. Baseball The South River baseball team knocked off Chesapeake 7-0 in the second round of the class 4A state baseball tournament. The Seahawks amassed five runs in the fifth inning to seal the victory. Connor Cox racked up four RBI on two hits for South River, while Jake Gratz had huge at bats in each of his plate appearances. Cox doubled in the first and smoked a homer in the fifth. Gratz walked, had a perfect sacrifice bunt and then doubled in the fifth pushing across two backbreaking RBI for South River. Starting pitcher …
Thursday, May 9, 2013
The Seahawks defeated North Point 21-0 on Wednesday.
The South River boys lacrosse team stormed through the first round of postseason play with a 21-0 victory over North Point on Wednesday night in Edgewater. The defending state champion lacrosse team easily handled an inferior North Point and moves on to play county foe Broadneck High in the second round Friday night. South River defeated Broadneck 10-7 on March 21. The No. 6 Bruins knocked off No. 11 Severna Park on Wednesday night to advance to the second round. The South River girls lacrosse team received a No. 2 seed and a first-round bye. The Seahawks will begin postseason play on Friday when they host Northern High School. See Also:
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
The South River boys lacrosse team will play North Point on Wednesday.
The brackets are set and the high school lacrosse postseason will begin on Wednesday. The South River boys lacrosse team earned a No. 3 seed and will host No. 14 North Point on Wednesday. The girls lacrosse team received a No. 2 seed and a first-round bye. The boys lacrosse team finished the regular season with a 12-2 record and was undefeated in county play. The only teams ranked ahead of South River in the 4A-3A east bracket are Calvert County foes Northern and Huntingtown. Last season, the boys lacrosse team played in its third state title game in four seasons and won the class 4A/3A boys lacrosse title over Westminster 10-8. The girls lacrosse team also went undefeated in county play this season. They will host the winner of the …
Friday, May 3, 2013
The senior athlete was recently featured in The Washington Post.
South River High School’s Lavon Chaney led this year’s football squad to its first postseason since 2006. Chaney, who has committed to play football at Monmouth next year, led Anne Arundel County in rushing yards during football season and has now transferred his athletic talents to the lacrosse field. The defensive specialist was recently featured in The Washington Post after No. 6 South River easily handled county lacrosse rival Severna Park 10-5 on Tuesday night. The Seahawks remain unbeaten in Anne Arundel County play. The Washington Post article highlighted that while Chaney may do a lot of scoring during the football season—18 touchdowns his senior year—when it comes to lacrosse he prefers to be on the defensive side of the field. …
Monday, April 22, 2013
Kids Consignment will host a final sale on Monday.
This week in Edgewater and Davidsonville features a discount for teachers, an art show for local students and more. Here's a schedule of events for this week. Kids Consignments Sale When: Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Kids Consignments Details: The store will cease its regular operating hours on April 20, and then hold a sale on April 21 and 22 before closing for good. Teacher Tuesday When: Tuesday Where: Kahve Café Details: The promotion offers 10 percent off to all school employees every Tuesday. ArtQuest When: Thursday, 7 p.m. Where: Southern High School Details: ArtQuest is the largest, most community inclusive, professionally juried student art exhibition in the state of Maryland. Children’s Business Fair Comes to Anne Arundel When…
Monday, April 15, 2013
The South River tennis team takes on Old Mill on Tuesday.
Athletes at Southern and South River high schools have another busy week ahead. Here's a rundown of this week's varsity athletic schedule for both schools. Monday: 4 p.m. South River baseball vs. Meade 4 p.m. South River softball vs. Meade 4 p.m. Southern baseball vs. North County 4 p.m. Southern softball vs. North County Tuesday: 3:30 p.m. South River softball vs. Northeast 3:30 p.m. South River tennis at Old Mill 3:30 p.m. South River bocce vs. Old Mill 5 p.m. South River boys lacrosse at Glen Burnie 5 p.m. Southern boys lacrosse vs. North County 7 p.m. South River girls lacrosse at Glen Burine High School 7 p.m. Southern girls lacrosse vs. North County Wednesday: 3:30 p.m. South River tennis at Broadneck 3:30 p.m. Southern tennis vs. …
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The South River baseball team fell to Bel Air High School 12-3.
Several South River High School sports were in action Tuesday night. Here’s a rundown of how the teams faired. Boys Lacrosse The boys lacrosse team easily handled Chesapeake High School 10-3 Tuesday night in Edgewater. The Seahawks were led by Brandon Senft’s four-goal performance, while Matt Gaskins and Ben Chisolm each added a pair. South River goalie Jake Gavin had 12 saves in the victory. With the win over the Cougars, South River improved to 5-2 on the season. The Seahawks will host Old Mill on Friday at 7 p.m. Girls Lacrosse The South River girls lacrosse team routed Chesapeake 18-5 Tuesday night. Taylor Bresnahan and Kacie Longo led South River in the victory with three goals and an assist each, according to the Capital Gazette. The…