Paulding 5, Ada 0
PAULDING — Paulding’s Kolson Egnor scattered six hits over seven innings while striking out 15 and walking two in his shutout performance. Offensively for the Panthers, Hunter Kauser went 2 for 3 with a run scored and Carson Shull was 2 for 1 with an RBI and a run scored. For Ada, Austin Amburgy was 2 for 3.
Lincolnview 2, Delphos Jefferson 0
MIDDLE POINT — Lincolnview’s Gavin Carter picked up the win and Landon Price got the save. Lincolnview improves to 15-2 and 5-0 in the Northwest Conference and Jefferson falls to 7-10 and 2-3 in conference play.
Toledo St. John’s 11, Lima Senior 1
TOLEDO — Lima Senior got hits from Caleb Dugan, D’Ontre Cowan, Bryce Binkley, who had two stolen bases. Skyler Williams and Ethan Jordan.
New Bremen 15, St. Marys 6
ST. MARYS — New Bremen’s Ryan Bertke went 4 for 4 with an RBI and two runs scored and Tyler Overman was 3 for 4 with three runs scored and two RBI. Grant Selby was 3 for 6 with one run and one RBI and Mitchell Hayes was 2 for 6 with 2 RBI. For St. Marys, Clay Quelhorst was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI and Carson Fishbach was 1 for 2 with 3 RBI, Dylan Trogdlon was 3 for 4.
Kalida 8, Ayersville 4
AYERSVILLE — Kalida’s Josh Recker picked up the win after going 5 and 2/3 innings and yielding five hits and four runs while walking four and striking out six. David Peck recorded the save after going 1 and 1/3 innings and giving up no hits while walking one and fanning one. At the plate, Zach von der Embse went 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI and Peck drove in two runs while going 2 for 4. Luke Erhart was 2 for 5 with 2 RBI. Kalida improves to 9-1 and Ayersville falls to 3-9.
Parkway 4, Russia 3
ROCKFORD — Parkway’s Nick Riley drove in the winning run in the ninth inning and teammate Nick Hawk went 2 for 4. Noah Riley also picked up the win in relief after firing the final three frames while striking out four.
Columbus Grove 10, Bluffton 0
COLUMBUS GROVE — Columbus Grove’s Brady Hauenstein fired a two-hit shutout over six innings while striking 10 and walking three. Offensively for the Bulldogs, Hauenstein helped himself at the plate going 2 for 3 with a double and two RBI while scoring two runs. Brady Rudasil went 2 for 4 with 2 RBI and one run scored. Dylan Mason was 2 for 3 with a run and an RBI. Ada got hits from Nick Prater and Gabe Colley.
Miller City 14, Continental 4
MILLER CITY — Miller’ City’s Chase Kuhlman had three hits including a double and drove in three runs and teammate TJ Michel had two hits and two RBI.
Spencerville 5, Allen East 3
SPENCERVILLE — Spencerville’s Zach Ringwald pickd up the win after scattring six hits and striking out eight while walking two. For the Bearcats, Spencer Galbrath went 1 for 3 with 2 RBI and Drake Mertz went 2 for 3 with 2 RBI and one run scored. For Allen East, Jordan Motter was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI and Devin Reed went 2 for 3.
Coldwater 8, Elida 2
Coldwater’s Jacob Wenning picked up the win after going five innings and giving up six hits while striking out two and walking two. Ross Weigel closed out the game giving up two hits and walking one. Offensively for the Cavs, Wenning went 1 for 3 with three runs scored and Noah Miller was 1 for 3 with two runs scored. Jake Hemmelgarn was 2 for 3 with an RBI. For Elida, Luke Burger went 2 for 3 with a run scored.
Paulding 11, Ada 0
ADA — Paulding’s Haylee Dominique threw a no-hitter and was 2 for 2 with two home runs and 5 RBI. Also providing offensive support were Asia Arellano who went 2 for 2 with two runs and 2 RBI and Gabbie Stallbaum who went 2 for 3 with an RBI and an run scored.
Bath 8, Defiance 5
DEFIANCE — Bath’s Kaylee Grant picked up the win on the mound. Offensively for the Wildkittens, Kalli Armstrong had two doubles and a triple and Kennedi Sullivan hit a home run and a double. For Defiance Caleigh Jimenez hit a home run. Bath improves to 11-4 and 4-2 in the Western Buckeye League and Defiance falls to 7-8 and 5-1 in league play.
Parkway 14, Elida 0
Macy Henkle had a single and double and scored three runs and pitched a two -hit shutout with 10 K’s. Bailey Strickler had a single, double and 2 RBI. . Alyssa Miller was 3 for 4 with 3 RBIS. Lauren Henderson, Claire Langenkamp and Kris Kirby all had 2 RBI each.
North Baltimore 14, Leipsic 4
NORTH BALTIMORE — Leipsic’s Kacey Dulle went 3 for 3 with a double with two runs scored and Bailee Sickmiller was 2 for 3 with a triple and 3 RBI.
Crestview 13, Lima Central Catholic 1
Crestview’s Kali Smalls picked up the win after allowing three hits. At the plate, Hannah Binnion and Codi Miller each had three hits adn Miller drove in three runs. the Knights got two hits from Bailey Gregory, Caitlin O’Hagan and Lexi Gregory who drove in four runs. Crestview improves to 12-4 and LCC falls to 5-11.
Franklin-Monroe 2, New Bremen 1
PITSBURG — New Bremen’s Taylor Paul went 2 fo 3 with a run scored.
South Adams 8, Fort Recovery 6
BERNE, Ind. — Fort Recovery’s Lydia Wenning hit a home run after going 2 for 4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored. Rachel Thien went 2 for 3 with an RBI and Chloey Griesz, Brenna Homan and Jackie Homan all had hits.
Celina 8, Coldwater 1
COLDWATER — Celina’s Taylor Turner wet 3 for 4 with a home run and 4 RBI and teammate Maddy Luebke was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI and one run scored. Emily Keith was 1 for 4 with two runs scored. Luebke picked up the win on the mound after surrendering 10 hits while striking out four and walking four. For Coldwater, Grace Stammen and Kate Leichty each went 2 for 4
Van Wert 5, Shawnee 0
Van Wert’s Kannen Wannemacher, Zane Fast and Michael Hellman all collected singles wins and the Cougars doubles wins from the team of Kaden Thomas and Nathan Ruger and the duo of Jace Fast and Nick Carter. Van Wert improves to 8-6 and 4-3 in the Western Buckeye League. Shawnee falls to 5-8 for the season and 2-6 in the league.
Ottawa-Glandorf 5, Archbold 0
ARCHBOLD — Ottawa-Glandorf got singles wins from Carter Welch, Parker Schomaeker and Colin Welch and doubles wins from the team of Drew Kuhlman and Kamron Maag and the pair of Nolan Unterbrink and Sam Schmenk.
Wapakoneta 4, Lima Central Catholic 1
WAPAKONETA — Wapakoneta got singles wins from Jeffrey Adkins, Austin Hancock and Noah Kirby and a doubles win from the pair of Tristan Gesler and John Doll. LCC got a win from the doubles team of Drew Hubbard and Zach Burris.
MARIETTA — The Ohio Northern baseball program opened a busy, nine-game week Monday afternoon with an impressive 6-4 and 7-1 sweep over Ohio Athletic Conference foe Marietta at Don Schaly Stadium in Marietta.
The contests were originally scheduled for Saturday afternoon, but the doubleheader was postponed due to inclement weather.
With the victories, the Polar Bears improve to 17-14 overall in the 2019 campaign. More importantly, ONU surpasses Marietta in the conference standings and lands the team in a two-way tie for the fourth and final postseason playoff spot with Otterbein.
BLUFFTON, Ohio - The Bluffton University baseball team found its swing in game two as the Beavers notched a Heartland Conference series split with Hanover on a beautiful Monday, April 22, 2019. Bluffton moved to 17-16 overall and 6-6 in the HCAC, while Hanover improved to 11-15 and 3-7 in the conference.
Two late runs were not enough in the opener as Hanover scored all it needed with a fourth-inning grand slam. The Panthers tacked on a solo shot in the sixth for a 5-0 lead.
Junior Adam Duncan (Northwood/Lake) singled home Parker Reynolds (Avon) in the eighth before Jeff Strayer (Columbus/Thmoas Worthington) was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded, making it 5-2 when Zane Martin (Ottoville) crossed the dish. Hanover worked around a Reynolds base hit in the ninth to take the opener by a 5-2 count.
Polar Bear honored
ADA - Senior jumps specialist Mallory Weininger (Upper Sandusky) has been named the final Ohio Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week in the 2019 season for women’s outdoor track and field, the league office announced Monday afternoon.
On Saturday, Weininger claimed the high jump title at the 2019 AJ Cody Invitational held at Ohio Northern, helping guide the team to first place in the four-team field. The senior set a new outdoor career-best after clearing 1.60 meters (5’ 3”).
Her effort ranks tenth all-time in program history and is the fifth-highest mark for a senior at ONU.