BERLIN- Harness drivers, trainers, owners and the entire Ocean Downs racing family gathered at the track’s winner’s circle before the evening of racing last Saturday, July 21, in memory of popular local horseman Keith Long, who passed away unexpectedly at the age of 37 last Thursday, July 19 at his home.Keith Long is a third-generation horseman… Read more »
The team of boats from Sunset Marina in West Ocean City last weekend earned bragging rights around the fishing community for the next year after capturing the 13th Annual Marina Shootout for the second straight year. The annual event pits teams from area marinas against each other in a two-day tournament with cash and prizes… Read more »
BERLIN- Former Stephen Decatur High School pitching standout Mike Castrignano got a chance to show off his game in front of a regional television audience this week when he pitched in the Cal Ripken Sr. Collegiate League All-Star game on Monday night. Castrignano, who was dominating at Decatur as a pitcher and at the plate,… Read more »
BERLIN- After five tension-filled games in five days, the Berlin Little League 9-10 All-Stars finally ran out of gas and fell to Conococheague, 13-3, in the state championship game at Cambridge on Monday.Berlin’s 9-10 All-Stars won the District 8 championship last week to advance to the state tournament for the first time in several years…. Read more »
Despite falling in the state championship game this week, the Berlin Little League 9-10 All-Stars had a magical post-season run that included a District 8 championship. Pictured above, the players and coaches proudly show off their District 8 championship banner. Pictured below, Berlin All-Star catcher Grant Donahue fires the ball back to the mound during… Read more »
OCEAN CITY- The 20th Annual Ocean City Tuna Tournament, which wrapped up last Sunday evening at the Ocean City Fishing Center, was one for the books with a record number of boats participating and a record payout to the winners in several categories.The suspense built all weekend as the teams that weighed big fish early… Read more »
Berlin’s Andrew Bunting turned in another shutout performance on the mound in Monday’s 12-0 title game win.
BERLIN- The Berlin Little League’s 9-10 All-Star team won the Maryland District 8 championship on Monday, beating East Wicomico, 12-0, in the title game, making it two years in a row for the local program after a nine-year drought.Last year, the Berlin Little League’s 11-year-old All-Star team won the program’s first District 8 title in… Read more »
The “Instigator” with Captain Dave Wendling took first place in the Heaviest Total Weight category with a two-day total of 790 pounds including 387 pounds on the first day and 403 pounds on the second day. Pictured above, the happy crew collects a check for $134,365 during the awards ceremony last Sunday.
The crew aboard the “Press Time” with Captain Luke Blume was all smiles at the Ocean City Tuna Tournament awards ceremony last Sunday after collecting a $351,197 check for the event’s top cash award.