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Brandt Snedeker

Commentary: Taking in some special moments in athletics

The last few Thursday nights have presented the area girls basketball fan much to take in. I wrote about the previous two in last week's column, obviously before I took in yet another interesting girls basketball contest right here in Bel Air. I had scheduled myself there, with a staff photographer as well, before I got that visiting North Harford senior Sarah Heaps was likely going to score her 1,000th career point on that night. Well, my source, Hawks coach Lin James, was right. Less than a full minute into the second quarter, Heaps hit a short jumper to complete the magical moment, shared by her teammates, coaches, her mother and a nice group of North Harford supporters who made...