Busy night for baseball and softball Friday


Several local teams took the field Friday night.

In baseball…

Indian Lake fell to Jonathan Alder 7-5

The Lakers erased a 3-0 deficit to take a 4-3 lead in the fifth.  The Pioneers scored three runs in the bottom of the fifth to reclaim the lead for good.

Chase Baldwin drove in 2 runs for ILHS.

Tecumseh shutout Benjamin Logan 7-0.

Bryden Morris, Kam Allen, Ian Scheiderer, Hayden Kennaw, and Trey Miracle each collected one hit for the Raiders.

Bellefontaine beat Urbana 6-5

Lane Reeves went 2 for 4 and got the win on the mound scattering nine hits over seven innings striking out six.

West Liberty-Salem JV won a slugfest with Greenon 11-9

West Liberty-Salem took the lead for good with four runs in the fourth inning. Dallas Koons singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run, Caleb Hershberger singled on the first pitch, scoring one run, and Reese Oder’s sac fly scored one run.

Koons was the winning pitcher. The ace surrendered two runs on four hits over three innings, striking out three. Nick Shifflet threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. Shifflet recorded the last three outs to earn the save for West Liberty-Salem Junior Varsity Tigers.

In softball…

Indian Lake 9 Jonathan Alder 6

The Lakers scored 8 runs in the first four innings to knock out the Pioneers.

Madison Brentlingers went 3 for 5 with 3 RBIs for the Lakers.

WLS 14 Greenon 4 in 6 innings

Whitney Strapp drove in 4 runs and had 2 triples and Brittney Neer and Kennedy Wallace each went 3 for 4 for the Tigers.

Bellefontaine blanks Urbana 22-0

Averie Vigansky threw a perfect game shutout against the Hillclimbers and went 2 for 3 at the plate.

Rianna Fullerton went 3 for 4, Addison Wical was 3 for 5, Aubrey Hudson was 3 for 5, and Emma Crabtree went 3 for 3.

Mechanicsburg drilled Cedarville 17-1

Emily Conley went 3 for 3 with 3 RBIs to lead the Burg.