OCEAN CITY- The second annual Winterfest of Lights Jingle Bell Run is set for this Sunday, December 8 at Northside Park in Ocean City.
The event takes place at Winterfest of Lights in Northside Park on 125th Street. The race takes runners through an animated course of dazzling lights and spectacular holiday displays. Participants dress in the holiday spirit and will receive an event T-shirt, hot chocolate and cookies and a ride on the Winterfest Express.
Post-race activities and an awards ceremony will be held at the Abbey Burger Bistro adjacent to Northside Park. Hot chocolate and cookies will be available to everyone, and adults 21 years old and over will receive one drink ticket. Participants are encouraged to bring a toy for the Toys for Tots program.
Last year’s inaugural event was a huge success with 176 runners from all over the region competing. For the record, Dan Clemson won the event last year, finishing in 17:52.1. Rounding out the Top 10 were Blake Hundley, Jachary Elmer, Kevin Herbert, Noah McAleer, Brian Stoehr, Brian Swift, Sean Rolleston, Lindsey Buckman and Don Parana.
BERLIN- The 6th Annual Reindeer Run 5K, sponsored by Live Long Fitness, is set for tomorrow, December 7, with an early morning start time through downtown Berlin. The annual race, which has become a fixture on the local holiday schedule since its inception five years ago, starts and finishes at the Atlantic Hotel with the course winding its way through … Continue reading
BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s girls’ varsity basketball team started the 2013-2014 campaign with a split in its first two games, including a decisive 56-2 rout over Gunston in the season opener last week followed by a narrow, one-point loss to host Salisbury Christian on Tuesday. The Mallards routed Gunston, 56-2, last week, the Herons’ only points coming in the waning minutes … Continue reading
BERLIN- The Ocean Pines Golf and Country Club will be the celebratory hosts for the 21st Annual Santa’s Open Charity Golf Tournament tomorow, December 7, to benefit future operations provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake for the Eastern Shore. The club hosts 18 holes of gently sloping terrain and magnificent pines, providing golfers with a distinct … Continue reading
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s 12th Annual War on the Shore wrestling tournament got underway today at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center for the first of two days for the event with some of the top high school wrestling programs in the mid-Atlantic converging on the area for the two-day event. The War on the Shore tournament features some of the … Continue reading
BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s boys’ varsity basketball team got its season off to an uneven start, cruising past Gunston, 68-24, last week in the season opener before falling to Salisbury Christian, 51-49, in a tight game on the road on Tuesday. The Mallards are coming off a 17-3 season last year including the Eastern Shore Independent Athletic Conference (ESIAC) championship. Worcester … Continue reading
OCEAN CITY- The week-long 1st Annual Ocean City Marlin Club Rockfish Tournament gets underway on Sunday with a captain’s meeting and registration with the fishing action set to start on Monday. The Marlin Club’s first-ever rockfish tournament will run from this Sunday to Sunday, December 15, with six full fishing days all next week. As the name of the tournament … Continue reading
WEST OCEAN CITY- The Eastern Shore Intensive Wrestling Club, based in West Ocean City, has competed in several early season tournaments throughout the fall and has brought home more than its share of championship hardware. The Eastern Shore Intensive Wrestling Club, under the direction of Coach Keith Tobin and his staff, provides young grapplers in the area with training and … Continue reading
BERLIN — The Ocean Pines Golf and Country Club will be the celebratory hosts for the 21st Annual Santa’s Open Charity Golf Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 7, to benefit future operations provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake for the Eastern Shore. The club hosts 18 holes of gently sloping terrain and magnificent pines, providing golfers with … Continue reading
BERLIN — Senior standout Andrew Borradaile last week was awarded the Stephen Decatur High School varsity football team’s “Tough Guy of the Year” award during an awards ceremony at Seacrets. Most of the accolades in football at any level are reserved for the glamour guys, the golden-armed quarterbacks and fleet-footed running backs who put points on the board and thrill … Continue reading