Randy McRoberts

Writer

Randy McRoberts has been employed in the newspaper business since 1982. He became the Record sports editor in 1989 and Aegis sports editor in 1996. He grew up and still lives in Havre de Grace and covers all high school sports in Harford County and other sports as they relate.

Recent Articles

  • Maryanna Skowronski's love for Man o' War pays off with nice writing award

    Maryanna Skowronski's love for Man o' War pays off with nice writing award

    Maryanna Skowronski’s love and obsession with race horse Man o’ War landed her a nice writing award recently from the American Horse Publications Equine Media Awards. Skowronski, the Director of the Historical Society of Harford County, wrote a lengthy story, simply titled, “My Man o’ War,” in...

  • IronBirds take two straight from Staten Island

    IronBirds take two straight from Staten Island

    The Aberdeen IronBirds made it two straight wins over Staten Island Monday night, beating the Yankees, 5-3, in New York-Penn League play at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. Gray Fenter pitched five quality innings and the Aberdeen offense, led by Robert Neustrom’s three hits, totaled 15 hits. Aberdeen...

  • Escarra scores on wild pitch, 'Birds win in 10

    Escarra scores on wild pitch, 'Birds win in 10

    It took 10 innings, but the Aberdeen IronBirds evened the series in Brooklyn with a 5-4 win Friday night. The ‘Birds (19-26) overcame a 2-0 first inning deficit to beat the Cyclones (25-22), who had won the opener, 13-5, a day earlier. The rubber game is scheduled for tonight at 6 p.m. Aberdeen...

  • Aberdeen routed by Brooklyn in 13-5 loss

    Aberdeen routed by Brooklyn in 13-5 loss

    Fresh off a 2-1 series win in Staten Island, the Aberdeen IronBirds looked to build off the momentum Thursday in game one-of-three just up the road in Brooklyn. The Cyclones, however, were having none of that, scoring six runs in their first at bat and 13 in four innings to beat the ‘Birds, 13-5,...

  • IronBirds miss sweep, but get two wins in Staten Island

    IronBirds miss sweep, but get two wins in Staten Island

    The Aberdeen IronBirds were going for the sweep Wednesday afternoon when the team played its third straight game in Staten Island, NY against the Yankees. Unfortunately, Staten Island jumped out an 4-0 lead early and despite the IronBirds closing to within a run, the Yankees added four more runs...

  • IronBirds get big win behind Hammonds strong pitching

    IronBirds get big win behind Hammonds strong pitching

    The Aberdeen IronBirds got another strong pitching effort Monday night and unlike Sunday, they did not let it go to waste. The IronBirds (17-24) blanked the host Staten Island Yankees, 3-0, in McNamara Division play of the New York-Penn League. Matt Hammonds (2-2) tossed seven shutout innings for...

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