Riverdale Baptist sweeps St. Albans in doubleheader

Copy of Harold Cortijo 2UPPER MARLBORO – After seeing his teammate Justin Oakley hit a solo home run in the sixth inning to give Riverdale Baptist the lead, senior pitcher Blake Johnson thought his team had the victory wrapped up.

However, with St. Albans fighting back and tying the game in the following inning, the left-hander was asked by Head Coach Ryan Terrill to come out of the bullpen and pitch the team out of a bases loaded, one-out jam.


County natives help Rhode Island earn NCAA tourney win

Dowtin Alan Hubbard Rhode Island AthleticsSEABROOK – The stat line figures to stand the test of time, at least in University of Rhode Island basketball history.

Jeff Dowtin’s career-high 23 points, including 10-of-10 from the foul line, powered the Rams to an 84-72 upset of Creighton in Sacramento, Calif., on March 17 for their first NCAA Tournament victory in almost two decades.