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

  • HdG girls win District 5 Major Softball title

    HdG girls win District 5 Major Softball title

    The Havre de Grace Little League girls Major softball all-stars won a District 5 championship Thursday night at Eder Park, home of Elkton Little League. Havre de Grace scored multiple runs in four of six at bats en route to an 12-6 win over Rising Sun. The win puts Havre de Grace into the Maryland...

  • Aberdeen's attempt for sweep slips away early in lopsided loss to Vermont

    Aberdeen's attempt for sweep slips away early in lopsided loss to Vermont

    The Aberdeen IronBirds were in position for a sweep Tuesday night, but the Vermont Lake Monsters had other ideas. Aberdeen pitching surrendered four hits, five walks, a hit batter, an error and seven runs through three innings as Vermont rolled to an 9-3 win in New York-Penn League play at Leidos...

  • Aberdeen rides solid pitching, big hitting to win over Vermont

    Aberdeen rides solid pitching, big hitting to win over Vermont

    The Aberdeen IronBirds moved a game over the .500 mark for the first time this season Monday, beating the Vermont Lake Monsters, 5-2, in New York Penn League play at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. Matthew Hammonds, a crafty lefty making his first start for the ‘Birds, tossed six shutout innings...

  • Three Aberdeen pitchers lead IronBirds to shutout in New York

    Three Aberdeen pitchers lead IronBirds to shutout in New York

    Solid pitching propelled the Aberdeen IronBirds to second straight win Friday on the road in New York. Three IronBirds pitchers shut the Yankees out on three hits in an 2-0 New York-Penn League win in Staten Island. The series concludes today (Saturday) with a 7 p.m. start. Aberdeen (4-4) will...

  • Aberdeen goes on road, wins in Staten Island

    Aberdeen goes on road, wins in Staten Island

    Seeing the road for the first time in this young baseball season, the Aberdeen IronBirds found the away feeling to their liking Thursday night in Staten Island, NY. The ‘Birds (3-4) beat the Yankees (2-5), 5-3, in an New York-Penn League McNamara Division game. Game two is set for tonight (Friday)...

  • Aberdeen closes homestand with 11-5 loss

    Aberdeen closes homestand with 11-5 loss

    The Aberdeen IronBirds first homestand of the 2018 season came to a tough end Wednesday night at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. The IronBirds concluded the six-game stand with an 11-5 loss to Tri-City, giving the ‘Birds a 2-4 record. Aberdeen was to head out for its first road trip Thursday, visiting...

  • Aberdeen bounces back, beats Tri-City, 7-1

    Aberdeen bounces back, beats Tri-City, 7-1

    A night after pitching and offense were not the best, Aberdeen (2-3) bounced back Tuesday night with solid efforts in both phases to beat Tri-City (2-3), 7-1, in New York Penn League play at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. The teams will conclude the series tonight at the stadium. First pitch is...

  • IronBirds slip to 1-3 after four games to start 2018 season

    IronBirds slip to 1-3 after four games to start 2018 season

    A tough night for Aberdeen pitchers and hitters alike led to the IronBirds’ third loss in four tries Monday night at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. The IronBirds (1-3) fell behind early and lost 6-1 to the Tri-City ValleyCats in New York Penn League play. The two teams will play again Tuesday...

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