Bluffton scores winning run on wild pitch


First Posted: 3/20/2014

BLUFFTON — Aaron Young scored on a wild pitch with the bases loads in the bottom of the ninth to complete a Bluffton comeback for an 11-10 victory Thursday against Albion College.

The Beavers had trailed 8-4. Bluffton, which has won five in a row, improved to 7-4 while the Britons dipped to 4-6 on the season.

Bluffton 11, Albion 10

Albion`200`601`010`—`10`14`0

Bluffton`103`023`101`—`11`15`2

WP–Brad Schlabach (3-0). LP–Jesse Brigham (0-1).

2B–Davin Montgomery (Albion); Christian Vail 2 (Bluffton).

HR– Aaron Young (Bluffton).

Records: Albion 4-6; Bluffton 7-4.

ONU tops Heidelberg

in women’s tennis

TIFFIN — The Ohio Northern women’s tennis team defeated Heidelberg by a 9-0 score to win its Ohio Athletic Conference opener Thursday afternoon.

ONU moved to 7-2 overall and 1-0 in the OAC, while Heidelberg fell to 3-6 and 0-1 in the OAC.

The victory also pushed Northern’s winning streak in OAC regular season matches to 28.

Ohio Northern 9, Heidelberg 0

at Heidelberg

Singles

Christina Corbean (ONU) def. Sofey Fugate, 7-5, 6-1.

Taryn Stromback (ONU) def. Katie Strahan, 6-1, 6-3.

Kristin Cellentani (ONU) def. Deidre Potter, 6-1, 6-1.

Meghan Letizia (ONU) def. Nicole Millar, 6-1, 6-1.

Rachael Miller (ONU) def. Sara Potts, 7-5, 6-0.

Brittany Toney (ONU) def. Melissa Lovati, 6-1, 6-1.

Doubles

Christina Corbean/Brittany Toney (ONU) def. Sofey Fugate/Deidre Potter, 8-5.

Rachael Miller/Taryn Stromback (ONU) def. Katie Strahan/Nicole Millar, 8-1.

Kristina Cellentani/Meghan Letizia (ONU) def. Sara Potts/Rachael Brushaber, 8-1.

Records: Ohio Northern 7-2 (1-0 OAC); Heidelberg 3-6 (0-1 OAC).