Elkton broke open a tight game with three three-pointers early in the fourth quarter on the way to a 50-39 triumph over host Perryville in the two teams' girls basketball season opener Friday night.
Jordyn Reese is going to the city of Miami.
Reese, a senior at Perryville High School, recently signed a letter of intent to further her education and continue her softball career at Florida International University.
FIU is an NCAA Division I school located in Greater Miami and is a member of Conference USA.
Chris Johnson has enjoyed a great deal of success in his Perryville football coaching career.
He guided the Panthers to the 2011 state title game and won another region championship the following season.
But Johnson has never had more genuine affection for a team than he has for the 2018 squad.
Bohemia Manor's Zach Laird showed off his sprinting skills when it mattered most.
Laird overtook Boonsboro's Henry Schmidt with about 150 yards left in Saturday's MPSSAA cross country meet at Hereford High to capture his second consecutive state title.
Following Friday's four-set victory over North Dorchester in the 1A east region title match, Perryville players posed for photos with four fingers raised on each hand.
The gesture signified the Panthers' eighth straight region championship.
"It's really amazing," Perryville's record-setting setter Jordan Carr said.
"Not a lot of sports at our school get to experience this eight years in a row. Coming in and being a part of the team there's an expectation that we've got to be region champs again. That's what we strive for every year. That's our mindset throughout the season."
The Perryville volleyball team opened the playoffs with a 25-13, 25-13, 25-20 sweep of visiting Bohemia Manor Monday night, November 5.
The Rising Sun girls finished fifth and the Bohemia Manor boys were sixth at the Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference cross country championship meet in Churchville Tuesday, October 23.
The Perryville volleyball team snapped a two-match losing streak with a 3-1 triumph over host North East Monday night, October 22.
The Rising Sun boys and girls soccer program held Senior Night Wednesday, October 17.
Bohemia Manor captured the team title and Dylan Whitney of Perryville earned medalist honors at the Cecil County golf tournament, held Tuesday, October 16, at Furnace Bay.
Whitney carded an 82, one stroke better than the Eagles' state qualifier Will Smethurst.