NORTH EAST — It should be a memorable home opener for the North East football team.
Sam Tiegland scored both of Elkton’s goals as the Golden Elks toppled host Rising Sun, 2-1, in non-divisional boys’ soccer action Wednesday.
Dylan Whitney earned medalist honors to help guide Perryville to a victory over rival Cecil County programs North East, Tome and Elkton in high school golf action at Furnace Bay Golf Course in Perryville on Tuesday.
Wins in Week 2 allow the top three teams to stay the same in this week’s edition of the UCBAC Football Power Poll. Bel Air pounces into the Top 5 while Edgewood falls out after a lopsided loss (record and last week’s ranking in parentheses).
PYLESVILLE — Senior quarterback Aydon Brown isn’t asked to throw the ball very often as a member of Rising Sun’s ground-and-pound Wing-T offense.
CHESAPEAKE CITY — The sudden downpour and ensuing thunderstorm that halted Bohemia Manor’s battle with Edgewood two and a half minutes before the game’s scheduled conclusion were nearly as sudden as the Eagles’ offensive explosion to start the game.
PYLESVILLE — For a second straight week the Rising Sun football team endured the challenge of preparing for a less-than-familiar opponent despite little meaningful game tape.
NORTH EAST — The offensive linemen, tight ends and running backs gathered around the stacks of open pizza boxes piled high in the Rising Sun locker room on Monday and enjoyed a rare treat following varsity football practice.
Perryville enters the Top 5 party with a season-opening win over four-time reigning region champion Havre de Grace in this week’s edition of the UCBAC Football Power Poll. Rising Sun, Harford Tech and Edgewood move up while the Warriors drop out (record and last week’s ranking in parentheses).
CHESAPEAKE CITY — The first two times senior Trevin Ewing fielded a punt Friday, his electric returns were negated by penalty flags.
PERRYVILLE — Perryville and Havre de Grace meet annually on the football field. The schools, located on opposite banks of the Susquehanna, are fierce rivals.
NORTH EAST — After defeating county rival Rising Sun in the 2A North playoffs last season, reigning County Coach of the year Kendie Hudson is focused on 2019 as she returns nine players from last year’s sectional semifinal squad.
The high school football season begins tonight and that means the return of the UCBAC Football Power Poll. Anticipate plenty of changes from week to week, with margin of victory and momentum factoring into the rankings (2018 record in parentheses).
NORTH EAST — The Rising Sun girls’ soccer team is thinking big this autumn after it returned a number of key starters from a 2018 club that defeated every one of its Cecil County opponents, went undefeated in Susquehanna Division play and competed deep into the sectional playoffs.
CHESAPEAKE CITY — Replacing graduated athletes is always a common theme during the following high school preseason.
NORTH EAST — Perhaps no varsity sport in Cecil County has had more postseason success in recent years than cross country, which, over the past seven years, boasts three team state titles, multiple region crowns and numerous individual accolades from division winners to state champions.This f…