7-8 boys end season vs. Home Run Baker

CAMBRIDGE — The 7- and 8-year-old boys of the Cambridge Little League’s machine-pitch team ended their season at a tournament over the weekend with a couple of strong wins and a very close loss to Home Run Baker. On Saturday, they played three games. First, they played West Salisbury and won 14-1. Next was Berlin, […]

5th Sporting Clays event raises $77K

QUEENSTOWN — The recent 5th annual Sporting Clays Classic was a great success, netting $77,227 to benefit the breast imaging and biopsy equipment and program needs of the Clark Comprehensive Breast Center at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health. Offered by UM Memorial Hospital Foundation at The Point at Pintail in Queenstown on June 9, […]

Fifth annual bike tour honors Brannock

CAMBRIDGE — An icon of health and fitness in Dorchester County will be remembered on July 20, at the Fifth Annual Heart of the Chesapeake Bike Tour. The tour’s mission is to support the Bob Brannock Endowment Fund, which will assist in supporting the ongoing facility and operations challenges in which Mr. Brannock was involved […]

Former local wins gold in Virginia games

RICHMOND, Va. — The Special Olympics Summer Games for Virginia were on June 8 at the University of Richmond and Pat Losty formerly of Cambridge competed in three swimming events: 100 IM, 100 Breaststroke, and 100 Freestyle. Pat won Gold Medals in both the 100 IM and the 100 Freestyle. The Virginia Summer Games now […]

Gerry Boyle Kids’ Firecracker Tri is July 4

CAMBRIDGE — The torch – or the firecracker, figuratively speaking, of course – is being passed to the next generation of triathletes. The Gerry Boyle Firecracker Kids’ Triathlon will take place, as always, on July 4. What’s different this year is the name. “Cambridge Multi-Sport (CMS) decided to add Gerry Boyle’s name to the annual […]

Triathlon races through county

CAMBRIDGE — Nearly 3,000 athletes with many more family members and friends, descended on Dorchester County over the weekend to take part in the Eagleman 70.3 Ironman Triathlon. The annual event attracts global attention in the long-distance sport and provides a boost to the local economy, The festivities included a Friday tribute to the late […]

47th W.T. Ruark Fishing Tournament June 2

HOOPERS ISLAND — Always held the first Sunday in June the 47th annual W. T. Ruark Fishing Tournament will be June 2 from 2 to 6 p.m. this year at the Hoopers Island Volunteer Fire Company. There will be as usual fun, food and prizes. Tickets are still only $5. Everyone who registers a legal […]

Cambridge Classic race marks 109th year

CAMBRIDGE — The 109th version of the Cambridge Classic Power Boat Regatta concluded two days of world-class racing on the Choptank River Sunday. Beautiful skies greeted the Hydroplane Racing League as they brought a full field of racers. Qualifying heats began on Saturday morning with four classes of hydroplanes and the Jersey Speed Skiff class […]

State leads fight against rockfish ‘dead discards’

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Department of Natural Resources biologists are carefully tagging adult striped bass during the annual spring spawning survey. Following deliberations by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) on the status of the striped bass population along the Atlantic Coast, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources continued its ongoing leadership in striped bass […]

Vikings’ team is 2nd at State Championship

CHESTERTOWN — On April 30, the bocce team of Cambridge-South Dorchester High School competed in the state tournament at Washington College. Bocce is a Special Olympics sport that appears to be growing on the students here in Dorchester County. As of this year, the coaches and teachers at C-SD have encouraged more students to get […]