St. Michaels High head softball coach Dave Fisher summed up the competition in the North Bayside this year after a playoff loss to Cambridge-South Dorchester: “It’s the North Bayside. It’s a tough division. There are no easy games.”

CENTREVILLE — Gunston senior midfielder Cole Evans of Chestertown is the Eastern Shore Independent Athletic Conference’s lacrosse co-player of the year, sharing the honor with Worcester Prep keeper Hunter Gentry. Evans totaled 12 goals and six assists in four conference games for the Herons,…

WORTON — The coaches of spring sports at Kent County High School saluted their top athletes Tuesday, May 21 in the school cafeteria following a catered dinner. Most valuable performers, outstanding sportsmen and Coach’s Choice athletes were recognized at the varsity and junior varsity levels.

BALTIMORE — It’s been a season of firsts for Kent County senior Kelsey Dumpson, who punctuated her first outdoor track season with a trip to the Class 1A state championship meet — in two events.

WORTON — Kent County High School first baseman Noah Iseman will play in a Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches Fantastic Frosh/Super Soph game June 18 at Bowie Baysox Stadium. Iseman, a sophomore, is on the East’s 24-man roster.

WORTON — Kent Island High School’s Sean Hobbs sprinted into the chute just a step ahead of teammate Isaiah Schulties, winning the inaugural running of the Maria Pechin Memorial 5K in 18 minutes, 33 seconds.

BEL AIR — The momentum of a three-game win streak to end the regular season — punctuated by a May 1 walk-off victory over Class 2A Kent Island — did not carry over into the postseason for Kent County’s baseball team.

MIDDLETOWN, Del. — The Gunston School’s boys’ varsity four of coxswain Caroline Roser, Owen White, Drew Seaman, James Fordi (Chestertown) and Jack Pigman took a bronze medal at the Maryland and Delaware State Championship Regatta April 27 at St. Andrew’s School.

WORTON — Hitless in his five previous plate appearances, senior Dylan Hill ended the mini-slump May 1 with a first-pitch home run to lead off the home half of the fifth inning. He followed up with a two-out blast to the right-center field gap in the last of the seventh to lift Kent County pa…