O.C. Firecracker Tennis Mixer A Big Success

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Tennis Center celebrated the Fourth of July weekend with a fabulous tennis mixer and cookout with dozens of men and women participating in a highly competitive tournament.

A total of 36 men and women enjoyed four rounds of great tennis during the Firecracker Tennis Mixer at the Ocean City Tennis Center last weekend. The men’s division saw a three-way tie for first with Rick Martin, Steve Beebe and Art Widmann each winning 20 games. Greg Beach came in second with 19 wins, followed by Greg Rothwell and Bill Ibrahim with 18 wins each.

The women’s tournament was no less impressive. Judy Capello took a close first with 19 wins. Second place went to Pat Beach, Julie Schribner and Jane Lai with 18 wins each. Monica Daugherty finished one game back for third place. The next Tennis Mixer and Cookout at the Ocean City Tennis Center is set for Sunday, September 6, from 9 a.m. to noon. Call the tennis pro shop at (410) 524-8337 to reserve a spot.

Club’s 33rd Canyon Kick-Off In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 33rd Annual Canyon Kick-Off Tournament last weekend was a big success with 59 boats and hundreds of anglers filling out the leaderboard in several categories and collecting thousands in prize money. The Canyon Kick-Off, held each year on or around the Fourth of July weekend, is the first significant event of the season … Continue reading

Berlin Little League All-Star Teams Advancing

BERLIN- Several Berlin Little League All-Star teams continued to advance through Maryland District 8 pool play this week and appear to be paths toward the semifinals and ultimately finals. The Berlin 9-10 All-Star team enjoyed another big week, sweeping four games last week to win the Delmar Invitational Tournament. In District 8 pool play, the 9-10 All-Star team also beat … Continue reading

Decatur’s Gwin Earns All-American Honors

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur boys’ varsity lacrosse standout Corey Gwin, who holds the school’s career scoring record, was named this week to the U.S. Lacrosse 2015 High School All-American team. Gwin, who started all four years at Decatur, on Wednesday was named to the prestigious high school All-American team, becoming one of just two from Maryland’s Eastern Shore to earn the … Continue reading

Marlin Club’s 33rd Canyon Kick-Off Underway

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 33rd Annual Canyon Kick-off tournament got underway today with the first of three official fishing days. With tuna practically jumping in the boat for most of the resort area’s sportfishing fleet for the last few weeks, and billfish and dolphin turning up in good numbers offshore, there should be plenty of action in … Continue reading

16th Decatur Boosters Tourney A Big Success

BERLIN- The 16th Annual Stephen Decatur Athletic Boosters golf tournament last week was a huge success with a maxed out field of golfers on a blistering hot Tuesday afternoon raising a record amount of funds for the school’s athletic programs. The tournament played at Eagle’s Landing last Tuesday raised a new record $30,000 for the various sports programs at Decatur. … Continue reading

Ocean Pines Freedom 5K Set For Saturday

OCEAN PINES- The Ocean Pines Freedom 5K kicks off the community’s Fourth of July festivities on Saturday morning. Hosted by the Ocean Pines Veterans Memorial Park, the 5K race will start at the Worcester County Veterans Memorial, go around the beautiful South Gate pond. From there, runners will cross Ocean Parkway, travel through the Parke community, cross back over Ocean … Continue reading

Club’s 32nd Canyon Kick-off Set for Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 33rd Annual Canyon Kick-off tournament gets underway next week with the first of three official fishing days. With tuna practically jumping in the boat for most of the resort area’s sportfishing fleet for the last week or so, and billfish and dolphin turning up in good numbers offshore, there should be plenty of … Continue reading

35th Small Boat Tourney In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 35th Annual Small Boat Tournament was once again a big success with plenty of action both inshore and offshore. Dozens of boats participated in the club’s 35th Small Boat tournament, which provides an opportunity for some of the smaller vessels in the resort’s sportfishing fleet to compete before the bigger Ocean City Tuna … Continue reading