12/22/14 High School Basketball Highlights around the area:
12/19/2014 Friday Night Sports Connection: North Hagerstown vs. Catoctin, Williamsport vs. Boonsboro, Brunswick vs. Smithsburg, Broadford Christian Academy vs. Jefferson, Berkeley Springs vs. Spring Mills
Hundreds gathered to celebrate the Hedgesville Eagles bringing home their first State Basketball Title since 1970, and first since joining AAA.
Hedgesville roars past Parkersburg 62-36 to advance and take on George Washington in the Finals Saturday.
Berkeley Springs falls to the top seed in the Class AA West Virginia State Basketball Tournament, Bluefield, 69-38.
The Smithsburg Leopards fought all the way to the final horn, but come up just short against New Town, losing 75-72.
Tuscarora falls to Patterson, 70-46, in the State Semifinals.
The defending State Champions were knocked out in the State Semifinals by Aberdeen, 80-50.
The Indians take down Lincoln 67-45 to advance to the State Tournament for the first time since 2005.
Smithsburg will be in action Friday afternoon against New Town in the 1A State Tournament in College Park, MD.
Both teams advance to the State Tournament with wins on Tuesday night.
The Titans face a very tough challenge on Thursday against the Patterson Clippers.
Linganore traveling to take on Tuscarora for the 3A West Region Championship.
Jefferson hosts Musselman in a match-up of the 4 and 5 seeds in WV Class AAA, Region II, Section 1 action.
St. James looking to keep their season alive against Potomac School.
Broadfording Christian Academy and New Life played in a thriller for the Mason Dixon Christian Conference Championship.
Thomas Johnson jumped out to a 14-6 lead early, but the Lancers would roar back.
Walkersville playing tough at home against Wheaton.
Williamsport traveling to take on Catoctin in Friday night hoops action.
Frederick hosting Northwood in Friday night hoops action.
St. James hosting Sidwell in their Conference Tournament.
Faith Christian Academy taking on New Life Christian School.
Southern Garrett looking to pick up a win on the road at Bishop Walsh.
The dunk happened in the third quarter. The game will be completed tomorrow at 7 PM.
Handley looking to knock off Sherando for the third time this season, and do it on the Warriors' home court in the Northwestern District Tournament.
Both Oakdale and South Hagerstown looking to send a message to the rest of their respective regions on Wednesday night.
Middletown looking to come up with a big road win Wednesday night against Williamsport.
Goretti looking to get back on track against Bishop Walsh Wednesday night.
St. James plays host to Glenelg Country Day in boys basketball.
Clear Spring taking on South Hagerstown as teams continue to jockey for playoff position.
Greencastle has secured a spot in the playoffs, and were trying to get in the top two seeds with a win over Waynesboro.
Chambersburg hosting Steel-High as Wednesday is the last day to have games count toward playoff seeding in Pennsylvania.
Tuscarora traveled to take on Oakdale in a big conference match-up.
The Walkersville Football team was honored before the start of the girls basketball game vs. Linganore.
Oakdale taking on Frederick in an in-city rivalry game Friday night.
Smithsburg traveling to take on Clear Spring Friday night.
Handley taking on Sherando in a huge match-up in Virginia Friday night.
Washington riding a three-game win streak into their game at Musselman Friday night.
Heritage Academy taking on Broadfording Christian Academy in Friday night hoops action.
Greencastle looking to stay undefeated against Gettysburg.
South takes control of MVAL Antietam defeating Smithsburg in Tuesday night High School hoops action.
Washington pulls off the road win over previously undefeated and WV #1 Martinsburg 58-50. Collier led the Patriots in points with 22.
Jefferson looking for a signature win on the season against the Hedgesville Eagles.
Greencastle turned their match-up with Eastern York into a runaway.
Greencastle looking to stay undefeated against Southern Fulton Wednesday night.
St. James hosting Flint Hill Wednesday night.
Mountain Ridge making the trip east for their rubber-match against Broadfording Christian Academy.
The best play of the week in the four-state.
The South Hagerstown Rebels taking on the Clear Spring Blazers.