BLUFFTON — Winning pitcher Garett Newland allowed two hits and no walks while striking out seven in five innings as Allen East defeated Bluffton 11-0 in high school baseball Friday.
Jordan Motter had two hits, including a double, and two RBI, Blaine Belcher had two hits, including a double, and an RBI and Carter Young had three hits and two RBI. Jacob Granger and Adam Fredritz each had a hit for Bluffton.
Coldwater 6, Lincolnview 5
COLDWATER — Myles Blasingame knocked in the winning run in the bottom of the seventh. He finished with two hits and two RBI. Teammate Knapke had three hits. Dane Ebel had a hit and an RBI for Lincolnview.
Delphos Jefferson 6,
Delphos St. John’s 1
DELPHOS — Jefferson scored five run in the top of the ninth. Starting pitcher Logan Gallmeier and winning hurler Josh Wiseman combined to allow three hits and two walks while striking out six in nine innings. Wiseman also had a double and three RBI. Jacob Simmons had three hits, including a triple, and two RBI and teammate Tanner Vorhees had four hits and an RBI. Brady Kerner doubled and Zane Wertenberger had a hit and an RBI for DSJ.
Fremont Ross 1,
Lima Senior 0
FREMONT — Lima Senior’s Skyler Williams pitched four innings, allowing no earned runs, four hits and no walks with one strikeout in a game held to five innings. Williams and teammate D’Ontre Cowan each had a hit.
Fremont Ross 1,
Lima Senior 0
FREMONT — Lima Senior’s Brandon Griffith allowed no earned runs, three hits and walk while striking out one in a game limited to five innings. Williams and teammate D’Ontre Cowan each had a hit.
Spencerville 9, Ada 4
SPENCERVILLE — Winning pitcher Evan Osting allowed one earned run, four hits and four walks while striking out 11 in seven innings. Tyler Koenig had a double and two RBI, Emerson Layman had a hit and two RBI and Sy Morris had three hits also for Spencerville. Jake Poling had two hits for Ada.
PAULDING — Winning pitcher Blake McGarvey allowed five hits and no walks while striking out 11 in six innings. Hunter Kauser had two hits and an RBI and Ethan Foltz had two hits, including a double, and an RBI. Dwayne Nienberg had a pair of hits for Continental.
LCC game postponed
LIMA — Thursday’s Wayne Trace at Lima Central Catholic was postponed until 5 p.m. May 12.
Allen East 5, Bluffton 0
BLUFFTON — Nikki Thaxton was the winning pitcher. She also had two doubles and an RBI. Aubrey Young had two hits, including a double, and two RBI and teammate Emma Tobe had a pair of hits. Sophie Bricker had a pair of hits for Bluffton.
Lima Senior 16,
Fremont Ross 5
LIMA — Els Nelson had three hits, including a triple, Anna Engberg had three hits, including a triple, and two RBI, Tillie Nelson had three hits, including two doubles, and two RBI and Tatum Twining had two hits, including a double, and an RBI for Lima Senior.
Delphos Jefferson 1
Winning pitcher Taylor Post allowed six hits and a walk while striking out seven in five innings. Destiny Coil had three home runs and five RBI, Winter Boroff had three hits, including a double, and an RBI, Addysen Stevens had a double, a home run and two RBI, Hanna Young had two hits and three RBI and Andi Webb had two hits, including a double, and an RBI for Lincolnview. Anna Fitch had had two hits and Noel Warnament had a hit and an RBI for Jefferson.
Fort Recovery 10,
Marion Local 1
MARIA STEIN — Winning pitcher Jackie Homan allowed one earned run, four hits and no walks while striking out three in five innings. She also had a hit and two RBI. Chloey Grisez had two hits and an RBI, Jackie Homan had a hit and two RBI and Sophie Pearson had two hits and two RBI also for Fort Recovery. Camryn Swain had two hits and Allison Dirksen had two hits, including a double, and an RBI for Marion Local.
Paulding 10, Ada 4
PAULDING — L Egnor had three hits, including a triple and home run, and two RBI, K Bustos had two hits and two RBI and M Harpel had a double and two RBI for Paulding.
LCC 5, Lima Senior 0
LIMA — Singles players Enrico Pittalis, Aaron Simmons and Brady Koenig and the doubles teams of Ali Braglia and Hayden Bader and Brayden Hubbard and Drew Hubbard won matches.
Bluffton 3, Lima Senior 2
LIMA — Singles players Grant Klinger and Thad Mittendorf and the doubles team of Braeden Ackerman and Eli Wenger won Thursday for Bluffton. Singles player Keegan Halliday and the doubles team of Michael Bishop and Noah Phillips won for Lima Senior.
Girls Track & Field
Cooper Tire Invitational
Team Scores: 1. Anthony Wayne 123.5, 2. Columbian 99, 3. Syl. Northview 98, 4. Findlay 91, 5. St. Ursula Academy 61, 6. Waynesfield-Goshen 42, 7. Elida 33, 8. Bowling Green 26, 9. Otsego 21.5, 10. Swanton 21, 11. Notre Dame Academy 20, 12. Lima Senior 13, 13. Rogers 10, 14. Findlay B 2.
Event Winners & Area Finishers in Top 3
3200 Relay: 1. St. Ursula Academy 10:08.35.
100 Hurdles: 1. Reese Neumeyer (AW) 17.03.
100 Dash: 1. Mallori Pollock (AW) 13.07.
800 Relay: 1. Syl. Northview 1:49.29, 2. Elida (Emma Makin, Ephifany Johnson, Jaleena Howard, Analei Jackson) 1:50.25.
1600 Run: 1. Taylor Spencer (WG) 5:11.64.
400 Relay: 1. Columbian 51.44.
400 Dash: 1. Sophia Schneider (AW) 1:00.22.
300 Hurdles: 1. Ella DelVerne (SN) 48.53, 2. Rylie Barrington (W-G) 51.86.
800 Run: 1. Taylor Spencer (W-G) 2:20.55.
200 Dash: 1. Mallori Pollock (AW) 26.86, 3. Emma Makin (E) 27.48.
3200 Run: 1. Annie Bennett (SUA) 11:20.32.
1600 Relay: 1. Syl. Northview 4:16.30, 3. Findlay (Katelyn Stechschulte, Corinne Seager, Karlee Dittman, Elizabeth Laird) 4:23.58.
Discus Throw: 1. Brianna Nichols (F) 132-04, 2. Cheyanne Bean (LS) 115-01.
High Jump: 1. Jenna Rybicki (AW) 5-02.00.
Long Jump: 1. Mackenzie Davis (C) 15-10.50.
Shot Put: 1. Brianna Nichols (F) 36-04.25.
Pole Vault: 1. Elaine Hohman (F) 10-06.00.
Mixed Shot Put Wheelchair: 1. Abigail Gase (O) 17-03.00.
ANGOLA, IN — Senior offensive lineman Noah Meeker was among 11 Trine University to earn All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association honors.
The Elida graduate was a first-team selection. The Thunder finished with a 4-1 overall record and went 2-1 in the MIAA in an abbreviated season.
Bluffton splits DH
BLUFFTON — The Beavers scored four runs in the eighth inning of game two for a 6-5 victory to notch a split with Manchester University after losing the opener 5-2. Manchester moved to 18-19 on the season, while the Beavers stand 16-22 overall and in the Heartland Conference with the final regular season games slated for Sunday when Bluffton travels to Defiance High School for a doubleheader with the Yellow Jackets.
ADA — Four Ohio Northern student/athletes were named All-Ohio Athletic Conference in voting conducted by the league’s nine head coaches.
Senior Annie McArn, sophomore Lacey Wernoch and freshman Sydney Kilgore were all named to the second team, while sophomore Meredith Miller received honorable mention honors.
LIMA — Limaland Motorsports Park’s season-opening shootout was canceled following Thursday night’s rain along with Friday’s cold temperatures and rain.
The next scheduled event is the Mike Streicher Memorial Race Presented by Post Printing, featuring the USAC Midwest Thunder Midgets, Northwest Physical Therapy Modifieds, Bud Thunderstocks and Tough Trucks, to be held Friday. Head to Limaland.com for more information.
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