Thursday, May 16, 2013
The Seahawks topped Chesapeake, 10-3.
The South River High boys lacrosse team took another step toward a state title Wednesday, winning the Class 3A/4A East regional crown. The Seahawks beat Chesapeake 10-3 in the regional final. The team will next play Howard High School for a shot at the state title game. The South River girls lacrosse team fell short of advancing in the playoffs, losing 14-13 to Broadneck. Arundel Baseball Falls to North County The Arundel Wildcats' dream of another regional baseball championship ended in extra innings Wednesday. Arundel fell 6-5 in 10 innings to North County in the regional semifinals of the MPSSAA Class 4A baseball tournament. North County will next host the regional championship game against South River, which won 4-0 Wednesday over…
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The teams could face one another in the regional final.
The South River and Arundel baseball teams are each one win away from facing one another in the MPSSAA Class 4A baseball tournament. South River will host Broadneck Wednesday at 4 p.m. in a third-round game in Edgewater. Meanwhile, Arundel hosts North County in Gambrills at 5 p.m. If Arundel and South River each win, they would play each other for the regional title. Arundel is the No. 2 seed in the east region and reached the state title game last year. The Wildcats advanced in the playoffs Monday by holding off Old Mill for a 1-0 win. South River is seeded fourth and advanced by beating Chesapeake, 7-0.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Alexandra Bartlett received a scholarship worth $2,500.
A South River High School senior is the most recent county student added to the growing list of National Merit Scholars, announced Wednesday by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Senior Alexandra Bartlett was chosen from a talented group of 15,000 students from across the country and among 57 from the state of Maryland, according to a release. She will receive a single-payment scholarship worth $2,500 to pursue her post-secondary studies in biomedical engineering. Students earn the honor based on their excellent academic records, standardized test performances, school and community leadership, essay submissions and high school recommendations. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation will announce another 4,500 scholarship …
Monday, May 6, 2013
The high school playoff brackets for baseball, softball and lacrosse will be announced, with several local teams vying for top seeds.
Local high school teams will learn their paths to a potential state title this week, as the playoff brackets are announced for baseball, softball and lacrosse. The best teams will be vying for top seeds and first-round byes, with most teams likely playing in the MPSSAA Class 4A East region. Here's a look at how things might shake out. LACROSSE (Bracket announced Monday) The Arundel and South River boys should be in contention for a top seed. Arundel finished 13-1 and South River went 12-2 overall, but South River handed Arundel its only loss on the year. Don't be surprised if these teams meet in the regional finals. On the girls' side, South River will contend for a top seed after running to a perfect county record. Arundel (6-7), Meade…
Thursday, April 25, 2013
The teams are separated by just a single game in the county standings. Friday's game will be played at Joe Cannon Stadium in Hanover
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The Arundel boys lacrosse team also won to maintain a perfect record on the years.
Several South River High School sports were in action Tuesday night. Here’s a rundown of how the teams fared. Boys Lacrosse The boys lacrosse team easily handled Chesapeake High School 10-3 Tuesday night in Edgewater. The Seahawks were led by Brandon Senft’s four-goal performance, while Matt Gaskins and Ben Chisolm each added a pair. South River goalie Jake Gavin had 12 saves in the victory. With the win over the Cougars, South River improved to 5-2 on the season. The Seahawks will host Old Mill on Friday at 7 p.m. The Arundel boys moved to 7-0 with a convincing 15-5 win over Southern. Logan Fate had six goals in the win. Girls Lacrosse The South River girls lacrosse team routed Chesapeake 18-5 Tuesday night. Taylor Bresnahan and Kacie …
Thursday, April 4, 2013
The Seahawks trounced Southern, 13-0 on Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The Seahawks secured a 19-3 win in a non-county game.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
The school will receive a $10,000 Verizon Foundation grant.
A team of South River High School students has created a way to help make homework and studying easier, and the school is receiving $10,000 because of it. Five students in South River’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) program were recently named among the top ten teams on the Verizon Innovate App Challenge, according to a press release. Juniors Maryam Ermin-Sinanovic, Jasmine Hall, Gelsey Jian, Megan Prass, and Heritage Weems created the award-winning app “Study Buddy.” The app is aimed at increasing academic success by encouraging good study, organizational, and time management skills. “Study Buddy” earned top points for its innovative design, creativity and practicality. The app allows students to schedule an exam or …
Monday, March 25, 2013
Here's a look at what the Arundel and South River teams will be up to this week.
The spring sports season is in full swing, even if the weather doesn't realize it. Teams from Arundel High and South River High will be in action over the next few days, though it will be a light week due to spring break. Here's a look at the varsity schedule: Arundel Girls Lacrosse vs. Bel Air High School — Monday, 5 p.m. Girls Lacrosse vs. Easton High School — Thursday, Noon. Track and Field at Chesapeake High School — Wednesday, 10 a.m. Softball vs. Catonsville High School — Wednesday, 3:45 p.m. Boys Lacrosse at Mount St. Joseph's — Wednesday, 4 p.m. South River Baseball in Seahawk-Cougar Invitational — Thursday, 10 a.m. at Joe Cannon Stadium. Girls Lacrosse in NDP Tournament at South River — Saturday, time TBA.