Two Time Plane Crash Survivor Bounces Back and Fulfills a Dream on 24 November 2014 by digitalsportsnews
"I can hear their voices in my head. When I face a difficult situation I can hear my dad guiding me. That's really all I strived to do my whole life ... to honor him with my life,” said Austin Hatch, of how he copes with the tragedy. In 2003, Austin was involved in a plane crash that killed his Mother, Brother, and Sister. His Father, Dr. Stephen Hatch was the pilot. Tragedy struck again in [...]
McFarland, USA: Kevin Costner Aims to Inspire on 21 November 2014 by digitalsportsnews With the holiday season approaching, the box office is looking to cash in with a barrage of heart-warming films. One that may stand out for movie-goers is the inspirational Disney sports film directed by Niki Caro called McFarland USA. Disney has released other notable films like Cool Runnings, Remember the Titans, and most recently, Million Dollar Arm, which received critical acclaim. McFarland U [...]
Jennifer Bricker: Gymnast Born Without Legs on 20 November 2014 by digitalsportsnews
Aerialist, High school tumbling state champion, competitor in the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), a performer in Britney Spears’ world tour, and motivational speaker. These are notable, even impossible accomplishments for any human being to achieve in a lifetime, but these accomplishments belong to Jennifer Bricker: the gymnast that was born without legs. Romanian born, Bricker’s b [...]
- Announcement: Purchase Tickets to State Championship Football Game this Saturday Tickets Presale tickets for state football finals may be purchased online. We are asking that each participating school ensure that their fans needing tickets are aware of the new advance online purchasing option. By going to www.mpssaa.org and clicking on the buy tickets link or going directly to mpssaa.ticketleap.com fans can purchase and print out their tickets with the use of a credit card. Please pass this link to all members of your school community through email blasts, linking to school websites or any other forms of distribution you may deem necessary. Also remind them that purchasing online in advance will help to cut down on wait time at ticket windows and speed up entering at the gate. Games will start on time and fans should plan accordingly to deal with traffic, parking and entering the stadium.
- Huntingtown Advances to State Championship game vs. Linganore Huntingtown Football upset the undefeated River Hill Hawks 10-7 this past Friday night and advances to the state championship game this Saturday Dec. 5th, 7:00 at M& T Stadium. The Hurricanes ended an impressive 40 game winning streak by the Hawks. Huntingtown remains undefeated at 13-0 and will face an undefeated team in Linganore.