Indians sweep Van Wert
LIMA — Lima Shawnee swept all five
matches from defending Western Buckeye League champion Van Wert on
Tuesday, doing so without dropping a set.
At second singles,
Shawnee’s Isaac Hanover needed a second-set tiebreaker to upend Van Wert
senior Gabe Rollins 6-1, 7-6 (7-3) while Ryan Keber dropped his match
at third singles to Jackson Schaaf 6-3, 7-5.
Lady Raiders rally to win
— Wayne Trace scored four runs in the home half of the fifth to come
from behind and grab a 5-4 win over Holgate on Tuesday.
Crosby again tossed a complete game for the Lady Raiders, using 124
pitches to get through seven innings. Along the way, she struck out
eight while yielding five hits and four runs (three earned). Bailey
Plott was saddled with the loss for the Tigers.
Panthers sweep track tri
— Parkway’s girls and boys both won a home tri meet against Lincolnview
and Ada on Tuesday. The Lady Panthers (64.50) edged the Bulldogs (61)
with Lincolnview (46.50) third, while the Panther boys had a little more
breathing room, beating Lincolnview and Ada 76-61-38.
had great success in relays and also in distance races, with Karter Tow
and Rylee Byrne sweeping their respective 1600 and 3200 meter runs, but
Parkway’s Caden May also won two events, as did Sydney Crouch.
Cougars take WBL quad
— Van Wert’s boys track team bested a four-team WBL meet at kenton on
Tuesday while the Lady Cougars finished runners-up to Wapakoneta.
Clay won both the boys shot and discus events for Van Wert while Eli
Rager won the long jump and Blake Henry claimed the high jump.Van Wert’s
boys also won the 4x800 meter relay, the 4x400, the 300 meter hurdles
(Brandon Hernandez) and the 400 meter dash (Thane Cowan).
Cougars swept the top three paces in the shot put, with Tabatha Saam
winning the event. Van Wert won the 4x200 relay, the 4x100 relay, the
400 meter dash (Cassidy Meyers), the 200 (Megan Braun) and the 100
Lady Cougars fall
LIMA — Shawnee used a 9-run
third inning to break open what had been a tie game and rolled to an
18-8 Western Buckeye League win over Van Wert on Tuesday.
The Lady Cougars led 3-0 before Shawnee fought back to tie the game, then burst ahead with the big third inning.
Katie Coplin collected three hits for Van Wert while Olivia Kline added two.
Lady Panthers win again
ROCKFORD — Parkway knocked Coldwater from the ranks of MAC unbeatens with a 9-0 victory over the Cavs on Tuesday.
Hawk scattered eight hits to get the win and the Lady Panther defense
threw out four runners on the basepaths to preserve the shutout. Bailey
Bates, Alyx Slusher and Bailey Strickler each had two RBIs.