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 […]

County Rec and Parks begins new program

SHILOH — “It’s thrilling,” Frank Stout said on Saturday morning as he looked across the new track at North Dorchester High School. He was watching about 50 children, ages 8-13, as they trained hard in the first track and field workout of a new Dorchester County Recreation and Parks program. Mr. Stout, the director of […]

Athletes support YMCA in Crab Run

CAMBRIDGE — On April 20th, at 7:30 a.m., 60 runners toed the line for the 2019 Cambridge Crab Run Half Marathon. This 13.1 mile course, which started at Great Marsh Park in Cambridge, is an exact copy of the run course for the upcoming Eagleman 70.3 triathlon in June. With participants from five different states, […]

C-SDHS opens new bocce court

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge-South Dorchester High School bocce players opened a new turf court at the school last week, thanks to a team effort. Led by a commitment to Unified Sports and Special Olympics, the court is the result of a fundraising effort by Principal Dave Bromwell and Coach Jake Coleman. Community members Jim Crain and […]

Eagles’ boys tennis beats North Caroline

SHILOH — The North Dorchester High School boys’ tennis team took their second win of the season against North Caroline on Thursday. The final score was 6-1.In first doubles, Michael Kroeger and Daniel Bradshaw won their game 8-3. In second doubles, Dalton Adshead and Tai’jere Dotson won their game 8-4, and the newest duo, Connor […]

Dorchester Vikings Youth’s first local meet

Submitted to the Dorchester Banner/Nicole Coleman Members of the Dorchester Vikings Youth Track Team gathered for a photo after their exhibition at the Cambridge Classic Invitational Track and Field Meet on Friday. The team is the first middle school-aged track and field squad in the county.

CAMBRIDGE — The next generation of track and field athletes got their baptism of fire Friday, when the Dorchester Vikings Youth Track Team’s athletes participated in the Cambridge Classic Invitational. The meet is hosted annually by C-SD’s team as a fundraiser, and this year attracted 13 other high school teams from around the state. And […]

Training for the St. Michaels Running Festival

UM Shore Regional Health's Neurosurgery team is, in front from the left, Kelsey Wilson, Candice Gardini, Erika Jordan and Wendy Towers. In back from the left are Tom Bush, Cindy Yost, Robert Brault, Khalid Kurtom and Tyler Gogoll.

EASTON — The UM Shore Regional Health neurosurgery team led by Khalid Kurtom, MD has taken on a new challenge— one that’s sending them to the gym once they leave the OR or the Neurosurgery practice office in Shore Medical Pavilion at Easton at the end of their day. “As a team, we have taken […]

Recreation and Parks youth basketball playoff results

Property Shoppe junior team, coached by Elbert Greene and Jayson Bleyer, took seventh place. Players were: Zamarion Blake, Omari Wallace, Shyne Robinson, Cincere Gibson, Peyton Bleyer, Ca’Marye Wallace, Collin Bair, Antwane Ringgold, Omarion Travers and Tyrone Smith.

MARCH 15 SENIOR DIVISION Score by Quarters: Home: KELLY’S EXCAVATING – 18 10 13 5 — (46) Visitors: CMP FLOORING – 4 10 17 0 — (31) Leading scorers of each team: Home: JEFFREY SPRINGER JR – 14PTS; De’Iambray Berdaux – 12pts; Jymaree Meekins & Ja’Len Woolford – 8pts; Takii Smith Jr – 4pts Visitors: […]