Liberty started Wednesday's softball game against Francis Scott Key with an eight-run first inning and the Lions never looked back in a 13-0 five-inning victory in Eldersburg.

Lexi Trail struck out 12 batters for the Lions, who won their county opener (3-1, 1-0). Kasey Bost and Jayne Eckenrode each hit home runs in the win.

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Francis Scott Key dropped its season opener.

Francis Scott Key 000 00 — 0 2 2

Liberty 831 1x — 13 13 1

FSK-Ashley Altvater, Elena Rosas (2) and Morgan Engel; L-Lexi Trail and Meghan Jacobs. 3B: L-Jacobs, Ashlyn Weisgerber. HR: L-Kasey Bost, Jane Eckenrode. WP: Trail. LP: Altvater.

Manchester Valley 14, Century 4 (6 inn.)

Recap: At Manchester, Kayla Geho went 5-for-5 with five RBIs in leading the Mavs (2-1, 1-0 county). Jess Swistock and Rachel Heron each had three hits. Calin Mitchell and Gillian Sinnott doubled for Century (1-3, 0-1).

Century 000 013 — 4 3 2

Man Valley 104 315 — 14 20 3

C-Izzy Woods and Gillian Sinnott; MV-Rachel Heron and Brooke Davis. 2B: C-Calin Mitchell, Sinnott; MV-Kayla Geho, Heron. 3B: MV-Jess Swistock. WP: Heron. LP: Woods.

Westminster 10, Winters Mill 0 (5 inn.)

Recap: At Westminster, Emily Maseth struck out 10 and drove in six runs, keyed by a three-run homer and two doubles, to pace the Owls (2-1, 1-0 county). WM is 1-2, 0-1.

Winters Mill 000 00 — 0 3 3

Westminster 301 51 — 10 14 1

WM-Lewis, Carr (5) and Engle; W-Emily Maseth and Olivia Herman. 2B: W-Maseth 2, Herman, Kaitlyn Nicholson. HR: W-Maseth. WP: Maseth. LP: Lewis.

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Baseball

Francis Scott Key 8, Liberty 6

Recap: At Eldersburg, Ethan Rhoten went 4-for-5 with a triple and two RBIs to lead the Eagles (3-1, 1-0 county). Trey Weidner homered for Liberty (2-1, 0-1).

Francis Scott Key 200 212 1 — 8 12 4

Liberty 201 200 1 — 6 8 2

FSK-Luke Luckenbaugh, Justin Staub (6) and Ethan Rhoten; L-Patrick Engle, Brandon Shipley (5) and Joe Gallagher. 2B: FSK-Danny Hyman. 3B: FSK-Rhoten. HR: L-Trey Weidner. WP: Staub. LP: Shipley.

Manchester Valley 4, Century 0

Recap: At Manchester, Andrew Howard tossed a complete game with eight strikeouts for MV (1-2, 1-0 county). Century is 2-3, 0-1.

Century 000 000 0 — 0 3 0

Man Valley 003 010 x — 4 3 0

C-Tyler Roach, Brandon Knorr (3) and Bradley Martin; MV-Andrew Howard and Mitch Rickabaugh. WP: Howard. LP: Roach.

South Carroll 5, North Carroll 1

Recap: At Winfield, Brad Haas went 2-for-4 with a double, a triple, and a pair of RBIs for the Cavaliers (2-4, 1-0 county). The Panthers are 1-3, 0-1.

North Carroll 001 000 0 — 1 5 0

South Carroll 120 020 x — 5 5 3

NC-Jared Lockhart, Ben Smith (5), Blake Farlow (5) and Todd Wilmer; SC-Jonathan Money, Zach Kaye (5) and Adam Russo. 2B: NC-Smith, Brendon Blackiston; SC-Brad Haas. 3B: SC-Haas. WP: Buckley. LP: Lockhart.

Girls tennis

Liberty 5, Francis Scott Key 0

Records: Liberty is 2-0, 1-0 county; FSK is 0-2, 0-2.

Singles: No. 1: Lili Izadi d. Elena Rippeon 6-1, 6-0; No. 2: Caroline Dangel d. Trudye Lutton 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles: No. 1: Abby Brecker/Elle Shatto d. Ave Keefer/Joelle Snader 6-0, 6-0; No. 2: Kendall Hardesty/Allie Woodward d. Nicole Velotta/Skylar Wright 6-0, 6-1; No. 3: Olivia Oakley/Shannon Sevier d. Camille DeSantos/Emma Smith 6-0, 6-1.

Manchester Valley 4, Century 1

Records: MV is 2-0, 1-0 county; Century is 0-2, 0-2.

Singles: No. 1: Ellie Johnson (MV) d. Sarah Jacobs 6-0, 6-4; No. 2: Hannah Fernandez (MV) d. Stephanie Wagner 6-3, 6-0.

Doubles: No. 1: Hannah Shinsky/Allie York (MV) d. Grace Psenicska/Rachel Keffer 7-5, 6-3; No. 2: Olivia Crawford/Grace Crawford (MV) d. Sienna Pyle/Emily Cannistraci 6-4, 6-3; No. 3: Anna Parish/Jessica Conway (C) d. Madi Collins/Quinn Riley 7-5, 6-4.

North Carroll 3, South Carroll 2

Records: NC is 2-0, 1-0 county; SC is 0-1, 0-1.

Singles: No. 1: Marisa Cecil (SC) d. Julie Campeggi 6-0, 6-1; No. 2: Danielle Lerner (SC) d. Naya Wagner 6-4, 6-3.

Doubles: No. 1: Grace Clark/Ally McMahon (NC) d. Suzanna Willingham/Aida Kebede 6-0, 6-0; No. 2: Emma Crue/Maggie Flowers (NC) d. Laura Strayton/Yazmin Thorpe 6-1, 6-0; No. 3: Kaitlyn Frankland/Lindsey Harford (NC) d. Caroline Downing/Faith Hawkins 6-0, 6-1.

Winters Mill 3, Westminster 2

Records: WM is 1-0, 1-0 county

Singles: No. 1: Michelle Ford (W) d. Francecsa Dodson 6-2, 6-4; No. 2: Heather Fette Von Koeckritz (WM) d. Kendra Devereux 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

Doubles: No. 1: Monica Martin/Rachel Wilfong (W) d. Haley Benedictis/Gabby Benedicitis 6-1, 4-6, 6-2; No. 2: Hannah Wheeler/Edie Reilly (WM) d. Mariana Yeager/Sarah Brown 6-4, 6-2; No. 3: Adara Enrique/Grace Reinartz (WM) d. Kate Ruppert/Olivia Bland 6-2, 6-2.

Boys tennis

Liberty 5, Francis Scott Key 0

Records: Liberty is 2-0, 1-0 county; FSK is 0-2, 0-1.

Singles: No. 1: Christian Lansinger d. Charles French 6-1, 7-5; No. 2: Graham Jones d. Jake Whitfield 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles: No. 1: Steven Goetz/Tom Batson d. Bailey Quesenberry/Brandon Bimestefer 6-0, 6-0; No. 2: Michael Williams/Nick Fiorelli d. Scott Smith/Brandon Walsh 6-1, 6-1; No. 3: Alex Pailer/Josh Kelly d. JW Logie/Brad Sensabaugh 6-0, 6-1.

Century 4, Manchester Valley 1

Records: Century is 2-0, 1-0 county; MV is 1-1, 1-1.

Singles: No. 1: Justin Rose (MV) d. Caleb Shumpert 6-3, 7-6 (7-3); No. 2: Scott Smith (C) d. Eric VonBergen 6-0, 6-2.

Doubles: No. 1: Justin Breitenbach/Matt Pfarr (C) d. Joel Boyle/Ethan Waugh 6-1, 6-0; No. 2: Luke Fetterman/John Marcellino (C) d. Daniel Diseroad/Eli Davidson 6-0, 6-0; No. 3: Michael Carr/Michael Napolitano (C) d. Chase Estes/Caleb Boyle 6-0, 6-1.

North Carroll 3, South Carroll 2

Records: NC is 2-0, 1-0 county; SC is 0-1, 0-1.

Singles: No. 1: Matthew Fairchild (NC) d. Riley Veater 6-4, 6-2; No. 2: Ethan Gass (SC) d. Matt Gordon 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles: No. 1: Michael Ros/Reese Boynton (NC) d. Ethan Ferguson/Matt Sadler 6-2, 6-3; No. 2: Shane Hyatt/Nik Gordon (NC) d. Zach Spencer/CJ Smith 6-4, 6-4; No. 3: Brett Manning/Sergio Munoz (SC) d. Mitchell Clauser/Harrison Walsh 6-3, 6-4.

Winters Mill 3, Westminster 2

Records: WM is 1-0, 1-0 county; Westminster is 0-1, 0-1.

Singles: No. 1: Nathan Devereux (W) d. Christian Buhrman 6-0, 6-1; No. 2: Tate Seibel (W) d. Nick Leahy 6-0, 6-1.

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Doubles: No. 1: Quinn Burke/Tim Johnson (WM) d. Max Seibel/Michael Twery 6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 7-6 (7-1); No. 2: Danny Inglis/Sean Ruark (WM) d. Blake Baderian/Austin Ruddick 7-5, 1-6, 6-1; No. 3: Nate Poole/Andrew Mercer (WM) d. Brett Farquarson/Jimmy Wawrzynski 6-2, 7-6 (8-6).

Girls Lacrosse

Century 23, Franklin 3

Recap: At Eldersburg, Hannah Warther surpassed 200 career goals with a six-goal night for the Knights (3-0). Kylie Davis added five goals and Michaela Connolly had six assists.

Goals: F-Heyman 2, Ridgley; C-Hannah Warther 6, Kylie Davis 5, Lucy Hart 4, Michaella Connolly 3, Julia Hatmaker, Kelsey Weishaar, Kelsey Morrison, Emma Lang, Abby Nauman.

Assists: F-Coleman; C-Connolly 6, Warther 3, Davis, Hatmaker.

Saves: F-9; C-4 (Caitie Pluta 2, Chase Brokaw 2).

Halftime: Century, 16-3.

JV result: Century, 15-4.

Pittsford Central 13, Winters Mill 11

Recap: At Baltimore, Anna Diffendal and Sarah Rhoads each scored three goals, but the Falcons (0-1) fell in their opener.

Goals: WM-Anna Diffendal 3, Sarah Rhoads 3, Meghan Crouse 2, Coeli Love 2, Sydney Collins; PC-Miller 5, Hosetto 2, Leon 2, Higgins, Blanding, Cullinan, Mooney.

Assists: WM-Crouse, Love; PC-Miller, Higgins, Cullinan.

Saves: WM-6 (Caroline Wilcox); PC-7 (Messenger).

Halftime: Tied, 8-8.

Boys Lacrosse

Century 5, Franklin 4

Recap: At Reisterstown, Chris Rinehart had two goals and two assists for the unbeaten Knights (4-0).

Goals: C-Chris Rinehart 2, Brett Kropinski, Austin Johnston, Webber; F-Merlo 2, Jones, Silcott.

Assists: C-Reinhart 2, Branson Johnston 2, Fleishell; F-Unkart, Frantz.

Saves: C-13 (Yanchoris); F-11.

Halftime: Tied, 3-3.

JV result: Century, 5-4 (Julian Schenn had two goals).

Gerstell 15, North Carroll 9

Recap: At Finksburg, Michael Ippolito powered the Falcons with seven goals. Connor Waskiewicz had three goals for the Panthers (1-2).

Goals: NC-Connor Waskiewicz 3, Andy Long, Riley Larrimore, Tristan Miller, Alex Metcalf, Owen Kemp, Ryan Lanza; G-Michael Ippolito 7, Cameron Mullinix 4, Jake Higgins 3, Dylin Borden.

Assists: NC-Brandon Smith 2, Long, Lanza, Larrimore; G-Borden 2, Ippolito.

Saves: NC-18 (Zach Evans); G-6 (Tyler Curtis).

Halftime: Gerstell, 8-4.

C. Milton Wright 17, Winters Mill 7

Recap: At Bel Air, the Falcons fell to 1-2. No information was reported.

College baseball

McDaniel 14, Hood 5

Recap: At Westminster, the No. 24-ranked Green Terror (18-1) got four hits from Marty Windisch (Manchester Valley), who struck out 11 in six innings of work.

Men's Lacrosse

Dickinson 7, McDaniel 2

Recap: At Carlisle, Pa., Chase Hartman had both goals for McDaniel (2-7, 0-2 Centennial).

Other scores

JV Girls Lacrosse

Manchester Valley 8, Liberty 5: Jeri Garland had three goals for MV.

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