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A photo from the Chestnut Burr 1979 yearbook includes a letter from Coach Ron Engle to his players from that season's team, which went to the state championship game.

Coach Ron Engle leaves a lasting legacy

By Garrett Baker and Bridget O'Toole, Round Table reporter December 3, 2016

As players entered the Middletown High School gym on Monday, Oct. 17, for a girls basketball drop-in after school, the scene appeared to be business as usual. The doors were propped open, the basketballs...

Smith awarded Athlete of the Month

Smith awarded Athlete of the Month

By Paige Rhoderick, Round Table sports editor March 17, 2016

Middletown High School senior Clay Smith was recently awarded Athlete of the Month. Smith played on the soccer team in the fall and on the basketball team in the winter. This year, the boys soccer team...

MHS Baseball takes home an important win

By Jack Sullivan, Round Table Reporter April 30, 2015

Knights in the first inning hopped into an early lead of 4-0 over the Urbana Hawks with big hits from Seniors Matt lynch and Kevin Gibson. Urbana try’s to shorten the difference to only 3 with an...

Dylan O’Toole: NBA Awards 2013-14

By Dylan O'Toole, Sports Editor April 16, 2014

It’s always fun to see how the NBA awards season plays out, but we are often surprised at some of the choices from sportswriters. Here are my picks for NBA awards: First-Team All-NBA G- Los Angeles...

Senior Tim Schumacher dribbles down the court on a fast break

Middletown stars shine at 35th annual Roundball Senior All-Star Classic

By Jess Racz, Round Table Reporter April 4, 2014

The 35th annual Round ball Senior All-Star Classic was held on March 28 at Thomas Johnson High School. Several senior student-athletes proudly wore their school uniforms one last time to compete in the...

Six Knights basketball stars to participate in City-County All-Star Game

By Dylan O'Toole, Round Table Sports Editor March 28, 2014

Neither of the Knights basketball teams were able to accomplish the goal they set for themselves at the beginning of the season: a championship, but there is one more time the best of the best can put...

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Dylan O’Toole: My guide to filling out your March Madness bracket

By Dylan O'Toole, Round Table Sports Editor March 20, 2014

Get out your brackets- the big dance is coming; and with all the parody in college basketball this year expect a lot of close games. It’s virtually impossible to fill out a perfect bracket. That’s...

Middletown junior Cedric Ayenu (#20) guards an FSK defender during the Knights 50-49 win over the Eagles.

Boys Basketball: Knights guided to win by Ayenu slam, raucous crowd

By Dylan O'Toole, Sports Editor March 4, 2014

For the third straight year, the Middletown High School Boys Basketball team has moved on to the second round of the playoffs. This time the Knights were able to take down Boonsboro, and advance to play...

Senior Ben Panther (#3) blocks an FSK players shot

Boys Basketball: Knights and Leopards showdown in last game

The Knights look to gain momentum heading into the playoffs as they take on Smithsburg
By Dylan O'Toole, Sports Editor February 21, 2014

The Middletown High School Boys Basketball team has been on a roller coaster ride its last two games. The high coming on Feb. 11 when the Knights were able to take down heavily favored Frederick on a Ben...

Boys Basketball: Knights hoping to continue hot streak against Tuscarora

Boys Basketball: Knights hoping to continue hot streak against Tuscarora

By Nick Forbes, News Editor February 12, 2014

The Middletown Knights boys’ basketball team looks to continue their late season winning streak by traveling to Tuscarora tonight to take on the 12-5 Titans. The Titans bested the Knights in their previous...

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