Loss for new Liberty volleyball coach Laura Ritter after her team's 25-15, 22-25, 25-19, 26-24 setback to Williamsport of Washington County in the season opener. The Lions regrouped on Thursday for a four-game win over Urbana of Frederick County.
Goals for the Westminster field hockey team in last week's season-opening shutout win against Century. The win avenged a 1-0 loss to Century a year ago.
New athletic directors in the county this school year, with the addition of Ed DeVincent at Liberty, Steve Speck at Winters Mill and Missi Henry at Carroll Christian.
Conferences this year in the newly restructured Monocacy Valley Athletic League. The league is divided into the Antietam, Blue Ridge, Chesapeake and Piedmont Conferences.