Ottoville 2, Bluffton 1
OTTOVILLE — Ottoville’s Brice Schroeder fired a one-hitter. Over seven innings, Schroeder allowed one run, one walk while fanning eight. At the plate for the Big Green, Schroeder, Jack Langhals, Drew Hilvers, Carson Miller and Carter Schnipke all had hits. For Bluffton, Logan Rhodes had the lone hit.
Delphos St. John’s 9, Fort Jennings 6
DELPHOS — Delphos’ Chandler Skym went 2 for 2 with three RBI and two runs scored and Lincoln Mueller had a double and two runs scored. Adam Gerker went 3 for 4. For Fort Jennings at the plate, Kyle Norbeck had a hit and drove in two runs.
Allen East 17, Ridgemont 6
RIDGEWAY — Allen East’s Jordan Motter went 4 for 5 with two RBI and one run scored and Blake Hershberger was 4 for 5 with three RBI and two runs scored. Devin Reed was 3 for 5 with four runs scored and two RBI and Christian Hedrick went 2 for 5 with three runs scored and two RBI. For Ridgemont, Todd Hollinger, Gabe Hammilton and Gage Furer all had hits.
Bath 13, Crestview 2
CONVOY — Bath’s Caleb Buerger went 3 for 4 with a triple and four RBI while scoring twice. Teammate Lex Boedicker was 3 for 4 with three runs scored and Cole Parlapiano drove in two runs. Buerger picked up the win on the mound after going six innings while surrendering four hits and three walks. He fanned seven. For Crestview, Brant Richardson, Korbin Hartman, Jacob Painter and Brody Brecht all had hits.
Lincolnview 10, Miller City 1
MILLER CITY — Lincolnview’s Collin Overholt picked up the win after pitching three and two-third innings and yielding no runs on three hits. For the Lancers, Ethan Kemler had three hits and Creed Jessee had a single and a double. Brayden Evans had a double.
Arlington 5, Leipsic 4
LEIPSIC — Leipsic got two hits from Cole Rieman.
Arcadia 7, Pandora-Gilboa 1
PANDORA — Pandora-Gilboa got hits from Tommy Hovest, Alex Ricker and Drew Meyer.
Toledo Central Catholic 19, Lima Senior 2
TOLEDO — Lima Senior’s Brayden O’ Dell was 2 for 2 and Caleb Dugan, Skyler Williams and Bryce Brinkley, D’Ontre Cowan and Dakota Seaman all had hits.
Elida 15, Ottoville 0
Elida’s Morgan Klett had a double and triple and drove in eight runs and teammate Erika Suever drove in two runs. Bulldog pitcher Kyleigh Sherard picked up the win while striking out three and walking three. For Ottoville, Olivia Gamble and Madison Averish each had two hits.
Arlington 11, Leipsic 7
LEIPSIC — Leipsic’s Caitlen Flick was 1 for 3 with a home run and an RBI and Kacey Dulle was 3 for 5 with two runs scored and one RBI. Jocelyn Hermiller was 2 for 5 with an RBI and Liz Scheckelhoff was 1 for 5 and Maddie Walther was 2 for 3.
Shawnee 1o, Ada 2
ADA — Shawnee Olivia Musser picked up the win after going five innings and giving up three hits and two runs while striking out five and walking one. Abbey Ambroza finished off the final two innings and fanned three while walking one. Offensively for the Indians, Allie Boone hit a three-run home run while scoring two runs. Laken George was 1 for 4 with two RBI and one run and Payton Modschiedler was 1 for 3 with a run.
Wapakoneta - Shawnee Game moved
Shawnee’s varsity softball game against Wapakoneta moved to Thursday because of bad weather on Friday.
Ada 4, Bellefontaine 1
BELLEFONTAINE — Ada recorded singles wins from Cade Mullins, Isaac Spar and Miranda Wills and a doubles win from Morgan Swick and Dexter Woods. Ada improves to 7-2.
Shawnee 5, Lima Central Catholic 0
Shawnee got singles wins from Carter Schaaf, Chris Paysen and Gabriel Rutter and doubles wins from the duo of Hannes Scutt and Tate Stewart and the pair of Garrett DeMoss and Brayden Ward. Shawnee improves to 5-4 overall.
Elida 5, Lima Senior 0
Elida got singles wins from Dylan Buetner, Riley Fricke and Dylan Kendal. The Bulldogs got doubles wins from the team of Wyatt Wrest and Eric Butler and the duo of Dawson Kendall and Tyler Long. Lima Senior falls to 0-7.
Lexington 4, Van Wert 1
LEXINGTON — Van Wert’s lone win came in second doubles from the team of Jace Fast and Nick Carter.
DEFIANCE, Ohio - The Bluffton University softball team traveled to rival Defiance College on Wednesday and were dominated in both games, dropping the first game by the score of 10-1 in five innings and game two (8-0) also in five innings. The Beavers are now 6-20 and 1-3 in Heartland Conference play. Defiance improved to 14-10 with a 5-1 mark in HCAC contests.
The Beavers worked the Yellow Jackets in the opening inning as they sent seven batters to the plate. Senior Casey Clark (Lima/Central Catholic) drew a bases-loaded walk with two outs, sending Kelsey Reeder (Galion/Northmor) across the dish for a 1-0 lead thanks to three walks and a hit bater in the first frame.
Molly Bollinger (Lima/Shawnee) got the start in the circle and she went 1.1 innings, allowing four runs on seven hits while dropping to 2-4 on the season. Alexis Montemarano (Brook Park) threw the final three innings for the Beavers and gave up six runs on six hits.
ONU stops B-W
BEREA — The Ohio Northern men’s tennis team posted an 8-1 victory over Ohio Athletic Conference rival Baldwin Wallace Wednesday evening at Pop Collins Court in Berea, running its current win streak to three consecutive matches.
With the win, the Polar Bears improve to 8-6 overall and 2-0 in conference action this season. Meanwhile, BW falls to 11-3 overall and 0-2 in the OAC.
Junior Connor Christian (Gallipolis/Gallia Academy), sophomore Hoang Do (Powell/Olentangy Liberty), and freshmen Andrew Cochran (Wooster) and Zach Beaschler (Ada) were each double-winners for ONU in Wednesday’s match.
In doubles action, Do and Beaschler teamed up for an 8-2 victory in the No. 2 slot while Cochran and Christian upended Michael Benotti and Edwin Schartman 8-1 on the No. 3 court to give Ohio Northern a 2-1 lead.
BW claimed their lone victory in the midweek showdown with an 8-2 triumph at No. 1 doubles.