Pete MacLeod (right) has more than 30 years experience covering high school and college sports. From 1978 thru 1997 he did high school football, basketball, ice hockey and baseball play by play for WSRO Radio in Marlborough, Mass. He also co-hosted a weekly high school sports show at the station from 1991 thru 1997 and did play by play on radio and Cable TV for the Marlborough Shamrocks , semi pro football team , of the Eastern Football League from 1987 thru 1997. Pete also did play by play of Brown University football on the "First Sports Network" in Rhode Island for the 1988 and 1989 seasons and did Holy Cross Football play by play on WTAG in Worcester, Mass. for the 1985 season.
Before coming to WFMD, Pete covered high school football and basketball for WFTR in Front Royal, Va. and WXVA in Charlestown, W.Va. Pete works as an editor and, occasional sports reporter, for National Public Radio in Washington.
Edward Lulie (left) is a lifelong resident of Maryland and has two sons.. He has coached Football and basketball in the Middletown Valley Athletic Association and been the color commentator for WFMD High School Football broadcasts for the last seven years (with Pete McLeod doing the hard work-play by play!) A graduate of the University of Baltimore Law School, Edward was appointed to be Community Prosecutor in 2008 and continues in that position. He has practiced law in Frederick since 1979.
He has experience both as a writer and commentator. An enthusiastic supporter of athletics in Western Maryland he hopes that Frederick County Sports Weekend continues to help helps bring well deserved recognition to the many talented athletes and coaches in our area and helps thereby to increase public awareness and support.
TWO STATE CHAMPIONSHIP FOOTBALL GAMES, TWO GAMES OF "LIVE PLAY-BY-PLAY COVERAGE" ON WFMD RADIO AND WFMD.COM: MIDDLETOWN VS. FREDERICK DOUGLASS AND THOMAS JOHNSON VS. RIVER HILL, SATURDAY !!!!!!
Middletown (12-1) takes on Frederick Douglass (11-2) for the Maryland 2A high school football championship this Saturday afternoon. The Knights have never won a state football title. Douglass has not been in the state championship game since 1975. Airtime for 930 WFMD Radio and wfmd.com is 3:20 PM with the pre-game show from M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.
Thomas Johnson (9-3) meets River Hill (11-2) for the 3A state championship on Saturday night. The Patriots last one a state football title in 1982, the Hawks won consecutive state titles in 2007 and 2008. WFMD RADIO will provide "live" coverage of this game too beginning with the pre-game show at 6:50 PM.
It's two Frederick County high school teams, two state championships at stake and you can hear it all "live" from Baltimore on 930 WFMD RADIO and WFMD.COM