The Baltimore Sun will begin compiling statistics for baseball, softball, boys and girls lacrosse and track and field April 4 and continue each Sunday throughout the spring season. Coaches or statisticians should call between 3 and 6 p.m. at (410) 332-6200 or (800) 829-8000 ext. 6200 to report stats.
For baseball and softball, we will compile statistics on each team's leaders in batting average (at-bats/hits/average), home runs, triples, doubles, steals, RBI, pitching strikeouts (innings/number of strikeouts) and win-loss records.
For boys and girls lacrosse, we will compile statistics on each team's leaders for goals and assists.
Statistics should be cumulative each week.
Top performances in track and field should be phoned in after meets, or on Sundays between 3 and 6 p.m.
Coaches should also phone in boys and girls Player of the Week nominations Sundays between 3 and 6 p.m. Any player nominated must be available the following Monday morning or afternoon to have his or her picture taken.
AAll varsity spring athletes are eligible for Player of the Week.
We will continue to run the results of all spring sports. Event results, along with additional statistical information on outstanding individual performances, should be phoned in no later than a half-hour after the event ends at (410) 332-6200 or (800) 829-8000 ext. 6200.
Softball coaches should note that this season we will take complete line scores, just as we do for baseball.