Urbana tops Shawnee in baseball


Staff report



Urbana’s Sidney Easter tries to make a play after taking a hopping ball to the throat on Tuesday against Shawnee. Easter would stay in the game after being examined. The final score was not reported by press time.

Urbana’s Sidney Easter tries to make a play after taking a hopping ball to the throat on Tuesday against Shawnee. Easter would stay in the game after being examined. The final score was not reported by press time.


Justin Miller | Urbana Daily Citizen

Urbana’s Brayden Fain draws a walk against Shawnee on Tuesday.


Justin Miller | Urbana Daily Citizen

Urbana defeated Shawnee, 2-1, in CBC baseball on Tuesday.

Caleb Peterson surrendered a run in the top of the first, but buckled down and scattered five hits in a complete-game effort with 10 strikeouts.

Brayden Fain was 1-for-2 with an RBI for Urbana, while Kaleb Bowdle was 1-for-3.

Urbana (10-9) plays at Greenon on Thursday.

M’burg baseball

Mechanicsburg split a pair of games with Fairbanks in OHC baseball on Tuesday, losing 4-2 before winning 9-2. The first contest was a continuation from earlier in the season.

Corey Bogan got the win in the second game, also going 3-for-4 with a home run and 2 RBI. Caleb Newsome was 3-for-4 with a home run and 3 RBI and Keane Dunn was 3-for-4.

M’burg (11-6) hosts Catholic Central on Friday.

M’burg softball splits

Mechanicsburg split a pair of games with Fairbanks in OHC softball on Tuesday, losing 8-7 in nine innings before winning, 16-8. The first contest was a continuation from earlier in the season.

In the first contest, Francys King was 4-for-4 and Jessica Maddux had a double and 2 RBI for the Indians.

In the second game, Elysha Stapleton was 3-for-3 with 4 RBI, Mary Mayo was 4-for-5 with 4 RBI, Bella Link was 2-for-3 and Kasey Schipfer had 2 RBI.

Mechanicsburg (7-9) plays at Kenton Ridge on Thursday.

Triad baseball wins

NORTH LEWISBURG – Triad defeated Catholic Central, 10-0, in six innings of OHC baseball on Tuesday.

Jacob Greve was 3-for-3 with a double and 2 RBI, Trevor Instine was 2-for-4 with a double and 3 RBI, Isaiah Bruce was 2-for-3 with 2 RBI and Dustin Bruce was 2-for-4 for the Cardinals.

Briley Harlan got the win, scattering three hits with six strikeouts.

Triad (13-3, 9-0 OHC) plays at West Liberty-Salem today.

Triad softball wins

NORTH LEWISBURG – Abby Ehrenborg had two home runs as Triad defeated Springfield Catholic Central, 14-0, in OHC softball on Tuesday.

For the Cardinals, Maddi Collier earned the win, Madison Dolby was 3 for 3 with a triple and Ali Dixon was 2 for 2 with a triple.

Triad (11-10, 7-3) hosts Ridgemont today.

WL-S softball prevails

WL-S defeated Cedarville, 18-1, in OHC softball. Sydnee Payer recorded the win for the Tigers, Mady Stratton was 3-for-3 with a triple, double and 5 RBI, Kiana Reames was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI and Kelsey Day was 2-for-2.

WL-S (13-4, 10-1) plays at Tecumseh today.

WL-S baseball wins

WL-S beat Cedarville, 11-8, in OHC baseball on Tuesday.

The Tigers exploded in a 7-run inning in the 3rd with 3 singles, 2 doubles and a triple. The Tigers added one in the 5th and 2 in the 6th. Thomas Allen started the 6th off with a triple and later scored on a double by Trevor Burden.

Cougars top Falcons

Kenton Ridge beat Graham, 8-2, in CBC baseball on Tuesday.

For the Falcons, Josh Lewis was 3-for-3 with an RBI and Mark Ward was 2-for-2.

UHS tennis falls

Urbana beat Bellefontaine, 4-1, in CBC boys tennis.

At first singles, Andrew Fansler beat Hunter Karg.

At second singles, Abe Angles beat Maurice Calton, 6-4, 6-1.

At third singles, Trevor Johnson beat Aiden Hartley, 6-0, 6-1.

At first doubles, Cole Headlee and Ethan Headlee lost to Kasey Middaug and Cam Neer 6-4, 3-6, 6-4.

And at second doubles, Hudson Stouffer and Alex Swank beat Ben Sailors and Reese Schmidt, 6-1, 6-0.

Urbana’s Sidney Easter tries to make a play after taking a hopping ball to the throat on Tuesday against Shawnee. Easter would stay in the game after being examined. The final score was not reported by press time.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2017/04/web1_SidneyEaster042517.jpgUrbana’s Sidney Easter tries to make a play after taking a hopping ball to the throat on Tuesday against Shawnee. Easter would stay in the game after being examined. The final score was not reported by press time. Justin Miller | Urbana Daily Citizen

Urbana’s Brayden Fain draws a walk against Shawnee on Tuesday.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2017/04/web1_BraydenFain042517.jpgUrbana’s Brayden Fain draws a walk against Shawnee on Tuesday. Justin Miller | Urbana Daily Citizen

Staff report