Weather wins out again Tennis, softball events pushed back by rain


If the courts at the Wilde Lake Tennis Club are playable, quarterfinal matches of the Howard County tennis tournament will be held today at 3 p.m. Semifinal and final matches would take place tomorrow.

Should wet conditions force another day's postponment, quarterfinals will be held tomorrow and semifinals and finals on Thursday. The two-day region tournament is scheduled to start Friday at the Wilde Lake Tennis Club.


With two play dates -- last Friday and yesterday -- rained out, doubleheaders have been scheduled today in some regions. If today's games are postponed, doubleheaders will be played tomorrow.

In the Class 2A South region, Surrattsville plays at Long Reach at 3 p.m., with Centennial playing the winner at 5 p.m. Howard plays at River Hill at 3 p.m., and Central plays the winner at 5 p.m. Atholton plays host to Potomac at 3 p.m., with Lackey facing the winner at 5 p.m. Mount Hebron will play the winner of the Fairmont Heights-McDonough game at 4: 30 p.m. at Laurel Springs Park in Charles County.

Hammond is scheduled to play at Glenelg today at 4 p.m. in a Class 1A South region quarterfinal. Wilde Lake will visit J.M. Bennett in Salisbury at 4 p.m. in a Class 3A East quarterfinal. These games will be played tomorrow if they can't go today.

Pub Date: 5/12/98

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