Salem 8, Canton South 7
SALEM - The Salem Lady Quakers got their first win but unfortunately lost their starting pitcher Thursday. Salem beat Canton South 8-7 but starter Angela Woods broke her ankle sliding into third base in the fifth inning.
Leading Salem was Deanna Walker with a double, two singles and three RBIs. Morgan Crosser added two doubles and a single. Katie McDevitt tallied two singles. Sarah Smith had an RBI triple, and Angela Woods and Alexis Smith added a single an an RBI each.
Salem (1-3, 1-1 NBC) will play a doubleheader Saturday at United.
CANTON SOUTH: 230 000 2 - 7-8-3
SALEM: 002 060 X - 8-13-3
WP - Angela Woods (5IP, 2K) and Deanna Walker (2IP, 2BB, 1HBP). LP - n/a (6IP, 4K, 3BB). 2B - Crosser 2 (SAL), Walker (SAL). 3B - Smith.
West Branch 2,
MINERVA - West Branch's Emily Weber struck out five of the last six batters she faced and the Lady Warriors won 2-1 in eight innings.
Bailey McElwain knocked in the game-winning RBI on a single in the top of the eighth. Jessica Richards also added two hits and an RBI.
West Branch (3-1, 2-0 NBC) plays against East Palestine today in the Ursuline Tournament.
WEST BRANCH: 000 000 11 - 2-7-0
MINERVA: 001 000 00 - 1-4-3
WP - Emily Weber (CG, 7K, 1BB). LP - Shelby Amatangelo (1 1/3IP, 1K, 3BB) and Rachel Eberling (6 2/3IP, 3K, 1BB).
East Palestine 5, Springfield 1
EAST PALESTINE - East Palestine's Emily Duncan had three hits and led the Lady Bulldogs to a 5-1 win. Karli Pence got the win on the mound for East Palestine (2-0).
SPRINGFIELD: 000 000 1 - 1-5-6
EAST PALESTINE: 200 003 X - 5-6-1
WP - Pence (2-0). LP - Burkey (0-1).
Alliance 14, Salem 10
SALEM - Alliance used a seven-run third inning to power past Salem 14-10 Thursday. Jared Grimes had two hits, two runs and three RBIs for the Aviators (2-0).
For Salem, Zach Econmous went 4-for-4 with two runs scored. Brendan Webb went 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI. Jon Fortney had two hits and two RBIs. Storm Haueter had three hits and two RBIs. Jake Carner had two hits and two runs, Seth Leininger added two hits and a run scored.
Salem (0-3, 0-2 NBC) plays Struthers today at Cene Park.
ALLIANCE: 317 201 0 - 14-13-1
SALEM: 024 022 0 - 10-18-4
WP - Ince (1-0, 3IP, 1K) and Michel Whitaker (4IP, 3K). LP - Zach Economous (3IP, 1BB), Jon Fortney (1IP, 2BB) and Alex Brant (3IP).
West Branch 8, Carrollton 4
CARROLLTON - West Branch improved to 3-0 on the season also picking up its second win in the NBC dropping Carrollton 8-4.
Leading the Warriors was Jacob Clayton with three hits, two runs and two RBIs. Matt Unkefer added two hits including a double and two RBIs, and Beau Taylor had a double and drove in three.
Jake Mull got the win striking out six over three innings.
West Branch (3-0, 2-0 NBC) hosts a doubleheader Saturday against Canfield.
WEST BRANCH: 242 000 0 - 8-12-0
CARROLLTON; 000 004 0 - 4-6-0
WP - Jake Mull (3IP, 6K, 1BB), Matt Unkefer (1IP), Beau Taylor (2IP, 1K, 1BB) and Jacob Clayton (1IP). LP - Walker (2 2/3IP, 1K, 3BB), Krantz (3IP, 3K, 1BB) and Fry (1 1/3IP, 1K, 1BB). 2B - Unkefer (WB), DeShields (WB), Taylor (WB), Gang (CAR).
Leetonia 11, Western Reserve 1
LEETONIA - Leetonia took out Western Reserve in six innings 11-1. Cody Stokes had two hits and four RBIs, and Brandon Dattilio added two hits and two RBIs. Stokes also picked up the win on the hill.
WESTERN RESERVE: 000 001 - 1-2-3
LEETONIA: 504 002 - 11 7 0
WP - Cody Stokes (2-0, 4IP, 6K) and Ian Sevenich (2IP, 2K, 2BB). LP - Thomas Benyo (3IP, 3K, 7BB) and Jeff Clegg (3IP, 3K, 3BB).
Jackson-Milton 11, Sebring 6
JACKSON-MILTON - Jackson-Milton dropped Sebring 11-6 in a league contest. Zach Nagy got the win striking out seven in five innings of work.
Sebring was led by Jake Hubbs with two hits. Sebring (3-1, 1-1 ITCL Tier 2) hosts Malvern for a doubleheader Saturday.
SEBRING: 030 010 2 - 6-6-6
JM: 021 800 X - 11-8-3
WP - Zach Nagy (5IP, 7K, 2BB). LP - Jake Hubbs (1IP, 3BB),Zack Jackson (3IP, 2K, 1BB), Branton Wheeler (2IP, 1K, 1BB). 2B - Ghererdi (JM).
Springfield 12, East Palestine 2
EAST PALESTINE - Springfield dropped East Palestine 12-2 Thursday. Joe Ohlin had three hits and three RBIs. Nick Russell added two hits and three RBIs.
Nate Keylor doubled for East Palestine.
Springield improves to 2-0 and 2-0 in Tier 1 of the ITCL. East Palestine falls to 0-3, 0-2.
SPRINGFIELD: 133 23 - 12-13-0
EAST PALESTINE: 002 00 - 2-2-3
WP - Cody Pitzo (3IP, 4K, 2BB) and Sawyer Stevens (2IP, 4K). LP - Justin Fristik (3IP, 1K, 4BB) and Billy Bibby (2IP, 2K, 1BB). 2B - Keylor (EP).
Track and Field
Canton South vs. Salem
CANTON - The Salem boys and girls track teams split their meet this week. The Salem boys team won 86-41. Canton South beat the girls team 71.5 to 56.5.
Salem's Anthony Shivers set the school discus record previously held by Mike King with a throw of 166-8.
The girls team is back in action today for the F.E. Cope Invitational at Reilly Stadium.
100: Panezott (S) 12.2
200: Crittenden (S) 23.7
400: Noel (S) 53.2
800: Costa (S) 2:13
1600: Costa (S) 4:51
3200: Schleappi (CS) 12:13
100 HURDLES: Quinn (S) 12.2
300 HURDLES: Lodge (S) 43.9
400 RELAY: Salem 46.5
800 RELAY: Salem 1:34
1600 RELAY: Salem 3:36
3200 RELAY: Salem 9:14
HIGH JUMP: Bush 6-2
LONG JUMP: Lodge 18-10
SHOT PUT: Kenny (CS) 45-7
DISCUS: Shivers (S) 166-8
100: Bush (CS) 12.9
200: Bush (CS) 26.8
400: Thompkins (CS) 1:06.6
800: Salem n/a 2:36
1600: Dine (CS) 6:38
3200: Salem n/a 12:43
100 HURDLES: Vaughn (CS) 18.4
300 HURDLES: McNutt (CS) 54.7
400 RELAY: Canton South 50.5
800 RELAY: Canton South 1:51.8
1600 RELAY: Salem (Swindell, Stiff, A. Shivers, O'Brien) 4:36
3200 RELAY: Salem (Maher, G. Shivers, A. Shivers, Stiff) 10:36
HIGH JUMP: Skelley (CS) 4-10
LONG JUMP: Barnett (S) 13-5
SHOT PUT: Trybend (S) 37-1/2
DISCUS: Trybend 104-3
Crestview vs. Lisbon, Leetonia, H.C., Chalker
COLUMBIANA - The Crestview boys and girls track teams won in a five-way meet against Lisbon, Leetonia, Heartland Christian and Chalker Thursday. The boys tallied 135 points. Lisbon was second with 50. The girls totaled 88 points. Lisbon was second with 65.
Crestview 135, Lisbon 50, Chalker 21, Leetonia 21, Heartland 3
100: Blower (CRE) 11.3, Dew (CRE), Gudat (LEET)
200: Mellinger (CRE) 23.3, Gudat (LEET), Bable (CRE)
400: Bable (CRE) 59.6, Smith (LIS), Drew (HC)
800: Miller (CRE) 2:19.9, Cummins (CH), Thompson (LIS)
1600: Bosel (LIS) 4:49.2, Dean (CRE), Faulkner (LEET)
3200: Bosel (LIS) 10:51.5, Faulkner (LEET), Dean (CRE)
110 HURDLES: Schleuter (CRE) 16.5, Oliver (CRE), Cope (CRE)
300 HURDLES: Oliver (CRE) 48.1, Schleuter (CRE), Cope (CRE)
400 RELAY: Crestview (Blower, Mellinger, Kerchofer, Dew) 46.4
800 RELAY: Crestview (Mellinger, Gorby, Dew, Blower) 1:38.3
1600 RELAY: Chalker 4:04.7
3200 RELAY: Lisbon (Bosel, Stryffler, Borg, Thompson) 10:18.8
HIGH JUMP: Oliver (CRE) 5-6, Dew (CRE), Faulkner (LEET)
LONG JUMP: Bable (CRE) 17-11.5, Egelhoff (LIS), Baker (CRE)
SHOT PUT: Moffett (CRE) 43-0, Lankford (LEET), Linhart (CRE)
DISCUS: Dawson (LIS) 123-8, Davis (CRE), Baker (CRE)
Crestview 88, Lisbon 65, Leetonia 35, Chalker 32, Heartland 9
100: Whitmore (LEET) 13.9, Varian (CRE), Clark (LEET)
200: Arbogast (CH) 29.1, Whitmore (LEET), Hutton (LIS)
400: Evans (LIS) 66.7, Morrel (LIS), Newton (LEET)
800: McCutcheon (CRE) 2:43.4, Phillips (LIS), Marnejon (CRE)
1600: Kopscak (LEET) 5:53.9, Phillips (LIS), Danks (CRE)
3200: Kopscsak (LEET) 12:45.7, Emma (HC), Graham (LIS)
100 HURDLES: Watson (CH) 19.8, Ketchum (LIS), Chamberlain (CRE)
300 HURDLES: Watson (CH) 60.2, Ketchum (LIS), Chamberlain (CRE)
400 RELAY: Crestview (Phillips, Danks, Ross, Varian) 56.5
800 RELAY: Crestview (Babik, Ross, Danks, Phillips) 2:01.5
1600 RELAY: Crestview (Marnejon, Babik, Danks, McCutcheon) 4:53.0
3200 RELAY: Lisbon (Phillips, Evans, Morrel, Sanor) 11:47.3
HIGH JUMP: Ross (CRE) 4-10, Jayne (CRE), Evans (LIS)
LONG JUMP: Varian (CRE) 14-09.25, Sickle (CRE), Babik (CRE)
SHOT PUT: Sickle (CRE) 32-04.0, Johnson (LIS), Leon (CRE)
DISCUS: Chamberlain (CRE) 85-10, Silvermail (CH), Johnson (LIS)
East Palestine 3, United 2
HANOVERTON - East Palestine edged United in tennis action 3-2 Thursday.
United is back in action Monday at West Branch.
Pierre Gueguen (U) def. Zack Wells (L) 7-5, 7-6 (7-5)
Justin Prox (EP) def. Kyle Widlicka (U) 6-1, 6-0
Jared Enoch (EP) def. Doug Covert (U) 6-1, 6-3
Nick Johnson/Luke Pyles (EP) def. Blake Montgomery/Devin Minard (U) 6-3, 6-4
Kenny Gauding/Taylor Sarchet (U) def. Faiz Rafidi/Joe Lague(L) 6-4, 6-2
West Branch 5, East Palestine 0
EAST PALESTINE - West Branch blanked East Palestine in tennis action Thursday 5-0. West Branch (2-1, 2-1 NET) hosts United Monday.
Levi Beck (WB) def. Alec Marsili (EP) 6-0, 6-0
Andrew Baird (WB) def. Courtney Henderson (EP) 6-0, 6-1
Danny Schlueter (WB) def. Mark Ortego 6-0, 6-0
Danny Mitchell/Matthew Bartchy def. Cody Stewart/Andre Borda 6-1, 6-1
Matthew Truex/Alex Waggoner def. Kevin Weigle/Alex Eichler, 6-0, 6-0
West Branch vs. Minerva
BELOIT - The West Branch jayvee softball team fell to Minerva 12-1 Thursday. Aliza McConnaley and Tori Vernon both singled for the Lady Warriors.
Salem vs. Canton South
SALEM - Salem defeated Canton South 10-6 Thursday in jayvee softball action.
Leading Salem was Rachel Menegos with two hits including a home run. Raegan Meals added a solo home run. Rylee Meals added two hits.
Hannah Carner got the win on the mound striking out four.
Salem (2-2, 2-0 NBC) will play a doubleheader against United at home Saturday.
Junior High Track
Salem vs. Canton South
SALEM - The Salem junior high team opened its season against Canton South. The boys won 89.5-24.5. The girls lost 68-45.
Cooper Bezeredi of Salem won the 800 (2:34.1) and 1600 (5:29.2). Salem's Amando Valiente won the shot put (32-6), and Katie Moore won the discus (62-8).