Salisbury Press

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Article By: The Press

Monday, April 24, 2017 by The Press in Sports

The Colonial League’s top performer list has some new names among the top of many events. With just two weeks left in the regular season, here’s a look at the top five perormances in each event as athletes begin to jockey for seeding position as the May 9-10 league championship meet approaches.

BOYS

100: 1. Jonathan Marfisi (PA) 10.5, 2. Michael Creighton (Palis), Jared Colletti (Palis) 10.8, 4. tie Eli Hoyt (B), Marcus Glueck (SL), Eli Hoyt (B), Job Goodman (W) 11.1;

Late Salisbury rally beats NW

Thursday, April 20, 2017 by TJ ENGLE in Sports

The situation was eerily similar to last year’s late-season game when Northwestern and Salisbury went into the last inning with a tie score.

The Tigers won that battle back on May 9 of 2016, but the Falcons got revenge last Wednesday with a 6-5 come-from behind win on their home field.

“This was the same exact scenario (as last season’s game at Northwestern),” said Salisbury head coach Jeff Appleman. “It was the same exact score. Same exact scenario in the bottom of the seventh inning with two outs and nobody on.

Mistakes plague Falcons in loss to Northwestern

Thursday, April 20, 2017 by MIKE HAINES in Sports

A couple team looking to snap early-season losing streaks met up last Wednesday at Salisbury High School.

Northwestern broke out of its funk with an 8-3 win behind some timely hitting and strong pitching performance from senior Mason Vogwill.

“The past few games we dropped were all mental mistakes, errors that we had to work on in practice,” said Vogwill. “Today we didn’t make as many errors. We swung the bats well today and puts some runs on the board.”

The Tigers (2-3 overall, 2-3 Colonial League) snapped a three-game losing streak with the win.

Colonial Leauge track and field top performances

Thursday, April 20, 2017 by The Press in Sports

The Colonial League recently released its third installment of its track and field top performers list for the 2017 season.

The following are the top five performances in each event along with the top Salisbury performance in each event through meets held last week.

BOYS

100: 1. Michael Creighton (Palis) 10.8, 2. Jared Colletti (Palis) 10.8, 3. tie Marcus Glueck (SL), Eli Hoyt (B), Job Goodman (W) 11.1, 10. Eric Frankenfield (Sal) 11.4;

Colonial League Track and Field Top Peformers

Thursday, April 13, 2017 by The Press in Sports

The Colonial League recently released it’s third installment of this year’s top track and field performers. The following are the top five athletes in each event along with their best times/heights/distances through three weeks of competition.

BOYS

100: 1. Michael Creighton (Palis) 10.8, 2. Jared Colletti (Palis) 10.8, 3. tie Marcus Glueck (SL), Eli Hoyt (B), Job Goodman (W) 11.2;

200: 1. Michael Creighton (Palis) 22.1, 2. Jared Colletti (Palis) 22.5, 3. Jonathan Marfisi (PA) 23.2, 4. Trevor Cunningham (NW) 23.3, 5. Jasone Means (W) 23.4;

Tennis team eyes rematch with Lions

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by TODD KRESS in Sports

The Salisbury boys’ tennis team finished last season one win under .500 in the Colonial League and captured six wins in conference.

The Falcons have already surpassed that win total this season and they’re not even midway through April.

Since Salisbury (9-1 in Colonial League; 10-3 overall) dropped its first league match to reigning champion Moravian Academy last week, the team has started a new winning streak. The Falcons responded with convincing wins over Hamburg (3-2) the following day and Notre Dame (Green Pond) (4-1) to open this week.

Holben leads league in long jump

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by The Press in Sports

The Colonial League recently distributed its list of top track and field performers for the 2016-17 season. The following list includes the top five performers in each event as well as the top Salisbury athlete in each event.

BOYS

100: 1. tie Michael Creighton (Palis), Jared Colletti (Palis) 10.8, 3. tie Jonathan Marfisi (PA), Trevor Cunningham (NW) 11.2, 5. tie Jasone Means (W), Job Goodman (W) 11.3, 7. Eric Frankenfield (Sal) 11.4;

Falcon softball wins four straight

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by TODD KRESS in Sports

Things couldn’t have been much tougher for the Salisbury softball team to open its spring season.

The Lady Falcons started 2017 with games against one team that was off to a hot start and another that was last year’s league champion. Those games came on back-to-back days.

After falling short in those two games against Northern Lehigh (3-2) and Bangor (15-2), respectively, the Falcons have since righted the ship.

Colonial League Track and Field Top Performers

Friday, April 7, 2017 by The Press in Sports

The Colonial League recently distributed its list of top track and field performers for the 2016-17 season. The following is the top five in each event.

BOYS

100:1. tie Michael Creighton (Palis), Jared Colletti (Palis) 10.8, 3. tie Jonathan Marfisi (PA), Trevor Cunningham (NW) 11.2, 5. tie Jasone Means (W), Job Goodman (W) 11.3;

200: 1. Michael Creighton (Palis) 22.1, 2. Jared Colletti (Palis) 22.5, 3. Jonathan Marfisi (PA) 23.2, 4. Trevor Cunningham (NW) 23.3, 5. Jasone Means (W) 23.4;