By AMY M. CARLES
Vacations are a much-deserved treat, and are necessary for health and emotional well being. However, they can be quite costly and they can put you in debt.
Do not let the idea, “We deserve it!” set you back financially. There are ways to enjoy a vacation on a budget.
Start by planning your trip. If you plan early enough, you can set up a vacation savings account to pay for it.
Setting up an automatic deposit each month is more effective than putting money in a jar, plus it will earn you a little interest. It also helps you avoid dipping into your vacation fund.
Planning early can also often save you money on travel. However, you can often find last-minute deals if you can be flexible when and where you go.
Create a vacation spending plan. Determine where you are going, how you will get there, what you will do there, and what you will need to take with you.
You should also create a daily budget for food, drinks, activities, souvenirs and shopping.
Make a list of people you want to buy for and set a spending limit. Before buying souvenirs, ask yourself if you really need another trinket you will not use.
Would a photo of a landmark or tourist attraction be just as good? Consider purchasing souvenirs to use every day.
Be careful not to underestimate vacation expenses, and build in a cushion for the unexpected.
Travel during the off-season, take your own food, and eat large meals at lunch or breakfast to save money on meals. Look for packaged, all-inclusive deals and coupons.
Consider staying with friends and family. But, if you do, make sure you do not overstay your welcome, and give a nice gift to say thank you for the hospitality.
Pack light to save money on baggage fees. However, packing all you need may avoid expenses when you arrive at your travel destination and cost you less in the long run.
The weather may not be what you expect. Pack with this in mind by packing clothes that are versatile and easily layered, and do not forget a jacket and umbrella.
Alert your bank and credit card companies of your travel plans, especially if leaving the state or country. Otherwise, you may discover your ATM card or credit card shut down because the bank believes it to be stolen.
If you are going to use a credit card for your trip, make sure you can pay it off to avoid going into debt. Putting a vacation on credit is not a good idea.
The debt will make the vacation more expensive and create stress that takes the fun of your vacation. Taking out a home equity loan for a vacation is considered bad debt, and could put your house at risk.
If the only way you can have a vacation is to charge it, consider a “staycation” instead, then start planning and saving for a vacation later.
If you need help, Hancock Saves can help at www.hancocksaves.org.
Carles is with the Ohio State University Extension, Hancock County, and program coordinator for Hancock Saves.

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BUCYRUS — It was a solid day Saturday for Upper Sandusky’s boys tennis team as the Rams claimed four championships and a runner-up at the North Central Conference tournament at Bucyrus High School.
The Rams swept the Nos. 2 and 3 singles spots and both doubles draws. Evan Sheck, at No. 2 singles, defeated Crestline’s Cody Taylor 6-0, 6-0 in the semis before beating Dalon King of Bucyrus 6-2, 6-0 in the final.
At No. 3 singles, Seth Frey downed Crestline’s Jacob Martin 6-0, 6-0 in the semis and defeated Galion’s Caleb Ivy 6-2, 6-0 in the final.
Danial Malsbarger and Aaron Pirc beat Crestline’s Blake Miller and Hunter Music 6-0, 6-0 in the semifinals at No. 1 doubles, and topped Bucyrus’ Greg Patrick and D.J. Dagher 6-1, 6-1 in the final.
At No. 2 doubles, Drew Barth and Noah Frey got a bye into the final, where they beat Galion’s Alex Barker and Nic Oehler 6-1, 6-2.
Upper’s Seth Sprang topped Galion’s Sam Maddox 6-0, 6-0 in the semis at No. 1 singles, and fell 6-4, 6-4 to Mark Musick of Bucyrus in the final.

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The Fostoria Redmen celebrate Saturday after Chris Hampton's homer in the bottom of the seventh gave the Redmen a 4-3 win over Upper Sandusky in a Division II sectional semifinal game. (Photo by Mathias Leguire)

The Fostoria Redmen celebrate Saturday after Chris Hampton’s homer in the bottom of the seventh gave the Redmen a 4-3 win over Upper Sandusky in a Division II sectional semifinal game. (Photo by Mathias Leguire)

FOSTORIA — Chris Hampton hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Fostoria rallied for three runs in the final frame to drop Upper Sandusky 4-3 in a Division II sectional semifinal on Saturday.
The Redmen (15-7) advance to the sectional final at Wapakoneta (16-8) on Thursday at 5 p.m.
Hampton also singled and drove in all four runs for Fostoria. Lance Smith notched a pair of singles as well.
Cody Gabriel, who picked up the loss on the mound, hit a solo home run and Carson Mittermaier doubled twice and drove in a pair of runs for the Rams (14-8).

Upper Sandusky 001 000 2 — 3 6 0
Fostoria 001 000 3 — 4 8 2
WP — Yates. LP — Gabriel. top hitters: (US) Gabriel HR; Mittermaier 2-2B, 2 RBI. (Fos) Smith 2-1B; Hampton HR, 1B, 4 RBI; Jackson 2B.
records: Upper Sandusky 14-8; Fostoria 15-7.

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LIMA — Ottawa-Glandorf got runner-up finishes at No. 1 and No. 3 singles Saturday to place third at the Western Buckeye League tournament at the University of Northwestern Ohio.
The Titans scored 32 points in the tourney and finished behind Lima Shawnee (54) and Celina (46).
Coupled with its third-place finish in the regular season standings, O-G placed third in the final WBL standings. Lima Shawnee and regular season champ Celina shared the final league crown.
O-G’s Alex Schroeder, at No. 1 singles, downed Wapakoneta’s Drew Wayman 6-0, 6-1 in the quarterfinals and Van Wert’s Lane Mansfield 5-7, 7-6 (2), 6-1 in the semis. Lima Shawnee’s Jason Barton defeated Schroeder 6-2, 0-6, 6-0 in the final.
The Titans’ John Schroeder beat Celina’s Nathan Lutz 1-6, 6-0, 6-1 in the quarters at No. 3 singles, and defeated St. Mary’s Justin Nedderman 2-6, 6-3, 6-1 in the semis. Lima Shawnee’s Ruthvik Avvari won the title match 6-2, 6-1.
Brandon Hempfling placed third for O-G at No. 2 singles. He beat Van Wert’s Eric Yeung 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 in the quarters, fell to Celina’s Alex Siebel 6-0, 6-0 in the semis and rebounded to defeat Kenton’s Jake Abbott 6-2, 6-1.
The Titans placed eighth at No. 1 double and sixth at No. 2 doubles.

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FREMONT — Nolan Rodman started Friday’s game with Fremont Ross with a leisurely stroll around the bases.
His second time up, he was a bit more aggressive.
Rodman scored Findlay’s first run when Fremont starter Michael Hufford walked the first four batters he faced. Rodman came up a second time in the first inning and smashed a grand slam, highlighting a 12-run barrage that propelled the Trojans to a 15-4 Three Rivers Athletic Conference win.
Ryan Golden added a two-run home run and Wes Breitigam a two-run single in the first inning. Connor Curlis had three hits in the game and Payton Evans had two as Findlay (12-9, 7-2 TRAC) gave sophomore starter Chandler Stillings plenty of offensive support.
Jalen Slick (1B, 3B) had two hits for Ross (8-14, 2-6 TRAC).

Findlay (12)03 00 — 15 13 3
Fremont Ross 110 20 — 4 8 1
WP — Stillings (3-2). LP — Hufford. top hitters: (Fin) Rodman HR, 4 RBI; Golden HR, 2 RBI; Curlis 3-1B, RBI; Evans 2-1B, RBI; Breitigam 1B, 3 RBI. (FR) Slick 3B, 1B; Johnson 2B.
records: Findlay 12-9 overall, 7-2 TRAC; Fremont Ross 8-14, 2-6 TRAC.

FREMONT ROSS 6, FINDLAY JV 5
Fremont Ross 001 030 2 — 6 6 2
Findlay JV 000 004 1 — 5 6 3
WP — White. LP — Weickert. top hitters: (FR) Gross 2-1B; White 2-1B, RBI; Curl 2-1B, 3 RBI. (Fin) Cosiano 1B, 2 RBI; Rinebolt 2B, RBI; Barger 2B; Berry 1B, RBI.
records: Findlay 10-11 overall, 2-6-1 TRAC.

VANLUE 10
CAREY 0
CAREY — Vanlue’s Jacob Coldren pitched a two-hit shutout and Sam Wagner drove in four runs as the Wildcats run-ruled Carey 10-0 in a nonleague baseball game between the backyard rivals.
Wagner got Vanlue on the board with a bases-clearing 3-run double in the third inning. He added a sacrifice fly in the fifth, while Nick Hagerty (2B, 1B), Coldren (2-1B), Jason Summers (3B) and Tyler Wingate drove in runs as well.
Coldren set down every Carey batter but Steve Yontz, who doubled and singled for the Blue Devils only hits.

Vanlue 034 03 — 10 10 0
Carey 000 00 — 0 2 2
WP — Coldren (1-4). LP — Musgrave. top hitters: (Van) Hagerty 2B, 1B, RBI; Wagner 2B, 4 RBI; Coldren 2-1B, RBI; Summers 3B, RBI; Wingate 1B, RBI. (Car) Yontz 2B, 1B.
records: Vanlue 4-13, Carey 4-12.
OTTAWA-GLANDORF 18
NAPOLEON 1
NAPOLEON — Tanner Schimmoeller belted a home run and drove in three runs and Ottawa-Glandorf exploded for 18 runs on 16 hits to demolish Napoleon 18-1 in five innings in a nonconference game.
Brad Croy (three doubles, three RBIs), Tyler Zender (three singles, three RBIs) and Andrew Wischmeyer (double, two singles) each had three hits for the Titans (16-4), who scored eight runs in the fifth inning.

Ottawa-Glandorf 104 48 — 18 16 1 Napoleon 000 01 — 1 5 3
WP — Maas (3-1). LP — Torrez. top hitters: (O-G) Croy 3-2B, 3 RBI; Zender 3-1B, 3 RBI; Schimmoeller HR, 3 RBI; Wischmeyer 2B, 2-1B. (Nap) Schlade 3B; Torrez 2B.
records: Ottawa-Glandorf 16-4, Napoleon 15-3.
TIFFIN CALVERT 12
FOSTORIA ST. WENDELIN 2
TIFFIN — Tiffin Calvert scored 10 runs in the second inning and crushed Fostoria St. Wendelin 12-2 in a Midland Athletic League game.
Jesse Gase, Bailey Hickman and Peyton Deats each had two singles for Tiffin Calvert (15-4, 5-2 MAL).
Brad Buhrow and Trent Whetsel each singled twice for Fostoria St. Wendelin (2-20, 0-9 MAL).

Fostoria St. Wendelin 001 01 — 2 9 0 Tiffin Calvert 1(10)0 1x — 12 14 0
WP — Ritzler. LP — Whetsel. top hitters: (FSW) Buhrow & T. Whetsel 2-1B. (TC) Gase, Hickman & Deats 2-1B.
records: Fostoria St. Wendelin 2-20, 0-9 MAL. Tiffin Calvert 15-4, 5-2 MAL.

PANDORA-GILBOA 11
ADA 6
PANDORA — Pandora-Gilboa used 3-run rallies in three consecutive innings to overcome a 5-2 deficit and post an 11-6 nonleague win over Ada.
Brian Schneck (2-1B, 3B) and T.J. Koepplinger (2-1B, 2B) drove in two runs each. Jacob Basinger tripled and plated three runs for the Rockets (10-10), who tied the game with a 3-run rally in the third inning and surged ahead with 3-run rallies in the fourth and fifth.
Brayden Sautter (1B, 2B) drove in three runs and Connor English had a pair of RBI singles for Ada (13-11).

Ada 050 001 0 — 6 9 4
Pandora-Gilboa 023 330 x — 11 13 2
WP — Osborn (3-1). LP — Gray. top hitters: (Ada) Sautter 1B, 2B, 3 RBI; English 2-1B, 2 RBI; Everhart 2-1B; Downing 2-1B. (P-G) Schneck 2-1B, 3B, 2 RBI; Koepplinger 2-1B, 2B, 2 RBI; Basinger 3B, 3 RBI; Stall 1B, RBI; George 2-1B; Rieman 1B, RBI.
records: Ada 13-11, Pandora-Gilboa 10-10.

WYNFORD 11
RIVERDALE 5
BUCYRUS — Wynford capitalized on seven Riverdale errors and scored in every inning except the fourth to grab an 11-5 victory and clinch at least a share of the North Central Conference title.
Alex Crall recorded a double, a single and two RBIs, Jake Glowaski added a pair of singles and two RBIs and Austin Shutler tripled, singled and drove in a run for the Royals (13-7, 11-2 NCC).
Grant Loveridge and Luke Bowman each tallied two singles and an RBI, while Tristan Davis doubled and drove in a run for the Falcons (4-15, 2-10).

Riverdale 001 010 3 — 5 9 7
Wynford 132 032 x — 11 9 3
WP — Leer. LP — Bowman. top hitters: (Riv) Loveridge 2-1B, RBI; Bowman 2-1B, RBI; Davis 2B, RBI. (Wyn) Shutler 1B, 3B, RBI; Glowaski 2-1B, 2 RBI; Crall 1B, 2B, 2 RBI.
records: Riverdale 4-15 overall, 2-10 North Central Conference; Wynford 13-7 overall, 11-2 North Central Conference.

UPPER SANDUSKY 13
GALION 12
GALION — Alex Kenner finished with a double, two singles and three RBIs as Upper Sandusky outslugged North Central Conference-leading Galion 13-12 on Friday.
Cody Gabriel doubled, singled and drove in two runs, Andre Myers hit a double, a single and drove in a run and Tylor Pritchard notched singled twice and had an RBI for the Rams (14-7, 9-4 NCC).
Eric Powell homered, singled and drove in a pair of runs, Chad Karnes added two singles and two RBIs and Bryton Carpenter finished with a single and four RBIs for the Tigers (18-5, 10-3).

Upper Sandusky 501 214 0 — 13 13 2
Galion 401 007 0 — 12 10 5
WP — Kenner. LP — Karnes. top hitters: (US) Gabriel 1B, 2B, 2 RBI; Mittermaier 1B, RBI; Kenner 2-1B, 2B, 3 RBI; Myers 1B, 2B, RBI; Garza 1B, RBI; Pritchard 2-1B, RBI. (Gal) Powell HR, 1B, 2 RBI; Flower 2-1B; Campbell 1B, RBI; Harris 1B, RBI; Karnes 2-1B, 2 RBI; Carpenter 1B, 4 RBI; Burket 1B, RBI.
records: Upper Sandusky 14-7 overall, 9-4 North Central Conference; Galion 18-5, 10-3.

LAKE 7
FOSTORIA 2
MILLBURY — The four hits and two runs Fostoria had against Lake on Friday may not look like much.
But those are the kind of numbers this year’s players might one day be telling their kids about.
Fsotoria got those four hits and two runs off of Lake ace Jayce Vancena, a 6-foot-5, 220-pound right-hander who has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball, if he’s not drafted by a major league team first. It is believed to be the most hits and runs Vancena has allowed in any one game this year.
Donovan Vogel had two of those base hits for Fostoria (13-9, 3-6 NBC). Vancena helped his on causwe with a pair of hits for Lake, 19-2 and 9-0 in the league.

Fostoria 000 101 0 — 2 4 2
Lake 103 201 x — 7 7 0
WP — Vancena. LP — Smith (4-1). top hitters: (Fos) Vogel 2-1B. (Lake) Vancena 2-1B; Ackerman 2-1B.
records: Fostoria 13-9 overall, 3-6; Lake 19-2, 9-0.

PATRICK HENRY 11
ANTWERP 1
HAMLER — Joey Nickels finished with a double, a single and three RBIs as Patrick Henry pounded Antwerp 11-1 in a nonconference meeting on Friday.
Kyler Seemann notched a double and two RBIs, Derek Hoops had a double and a pair of singles, while Derek Kolpien notched a double and an RBI for the Patriots (17-7).

Antwerp 100 00 — 1 3 5
Patrick Henry 160 13 — 11 10 2
WP — Ziegler. LP — Coleman. top hitters: (Ant) Messman 3B; Coppsey 2B. (PH) Hoops 2-1B, 2B; Nickels 1B, 2B, 3 RBI; Ziegler 2-1B; Seemann 2B, 2 RBI; Kolpien 2B, RBI.
records: Patrick Henry 17-7.

MCCOMB 7
HOLGATE 1
MCCOMB — Clay Grubb singled twice and drove in a pair of runs, while Mitch Schroeder added a single and two RBIs in McComb’s 7-1 nonleague victory against Holgate on Friday.
Andrew Adams contributed a single and an RBI and Malachi Abbott improved to 7-0 on the mound for the Panthers (17-3).
Matt Westrick hit a double to lead Holgate (8-11).

Holgate 000 001 0 — 1 7 2
McComb 010 204 x — 7 8 0
WP — Abbott (7-0). top hitters: (Hol) Westrick 2B. (McC) Grubb 2-1B, 2 RBI; Schroeder 2B, 2 RBI; Adams 1B, RBI.
records: Holgate 8-11, McComb 17-3.

MILLER CITY 9
KALIDA 8
KALIDA — Miller City scored all of its runs in the second and third innings to slip past Kalida 9-8 Friday to finish 7-0 in Putnam County League play this season.
Jeremy Balbaugh doubled, singled twice and drove in three runs, Jackson Lammers tallied a double and two RBIs, Logan Dukes added a single and two RBIs and Jared Fuka recorded a double and two singles for Miller City (14-5, 7-0 PCL).
Jeffrey Knueve had a double, a single and three RBIs, Brent Hovest hit a single and drove in a pair of runs and Blaine Warnimont tripled, singled and had an RBI for Kalida (7-13, 4-3).

Miller City 054 000 0 — 9 11 1
Kalida 004 210 1 — 8 7 3
WP — Dukes. LP — Buss. top hitters: (MC) Lammers 2B, 2 RBI; Dukes 1B, 2 RBI; Fuka 2-1B, 2B; Niese 2-1B; Balbaugh 2-1B, 2B, 3 RBI. (Kal) Warnimont 1B, 3B, RBI; Hovest 1B, 2 RBI; Lambert 1B, RBI; Knueve 1B, 2B, 3 RBI.
records: Miller City 14-5 overall, 8-0 Putnam County League; Kalida 7-13 overall, 4-3 Putnam County League.

NEW RIEGEL 6
CARDINAL STRITCH 0
NEW RIEGEL — Michael Kirian pitched a two-hit complete-game shutout, striking out 15 Cardinal Stritch batters, and blasted a home run at the plate as New Riegel won 6-0 in nonconference baseball action on Friday.
Aaron Reinhart also hit a home run, a single and drove in three runs for New Riegel (11-8). Austin Mathias added two singles as the Blue Jackets jumped out to a 3-0 lead after the first inning.

Cardinal Stritch 000 000 0 — 0 2 0 New Riegel 301 020 x — 6 8 0
WP — Kirian (5-2). LP — Gasser. top hitters: (NR) Reinhart HR, 1B, 3 RBI; Kirian HR, 3 RBI; Mathias 2-1B.
records: New Riegel 11-8.

FORT JENNINGS 9

CONTINENTAL 7
CONTINENTAL — Fort Jennings answered Continental’s seven-run barrage in the third inning with a game-turning five-run rally in the fifth and held on to post a 9-7 Putnam County League baseball win on Friday.
Connor Wallenhorst had three base hits for Fort Jennings (7-12, 4-3 PCL). Terry Dockery III and Derek Troyer tripled for Continental (3-12, 0-7 PCL).

Fort Jennings 030 150 0 — 9 9 1
Continental 007 000 0 — 7 5 7
WP — Clay. LP — Williams. top hitters: (FJ) Wallenhorst 3-1B; VanLoo 2-1B. (Cont) Dockery 1B, 3B; Williams 2B; Mansfield 2-1B; Troyer 3B.
records: Fort Jennings 7-12 overall, 4-3 PCL; Continental 3-12, 0-7 PCL.

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PREP BASEBALL
Area Batting Leaders
G AB R H Avg.
Terry Dockery III, Cont. 14 42 13 20 .476
Aaron Reinhart, New Riegel 18 51 16 24 .471
Carson Mittermaier, Upper 17 56 18 26 .464
Hunter Abell, Fostoria 20 54 26 25 .463
Kaleb Bemis, Fostoria 20 53 23 22 .462
Garret Sendelbach, H-L 22 72 23 33 .458
Jordan Freed, Arlington 20 62 24 28 .452
Sam Plott, Upper Sandusky 17 51 18 23 .451
Tyler Imes, H-Loudon 22 60 17 27 .450
Ross Adolph, Van Buren 20 66 31 29 .439
Zach Stewart, N. Baltimore 18 64 15 28 .438
Matt Holsinger, Carey 16 53 16 23 .433
Kyle Lamb, Hardin Northern 16 44 6 19 .432
Jared Neiling, Liberty-Benton 22 72 22 31 .431
Jameson Jacobs, Van Buren 20 63 28 29 .426
Michael Kirian, New Riegel 18 55 17 23 .418
Jake Dryfuse, New Riegel 18 63 18 27 .429
Mitch Schroeder, McComb 19 67 23 28 .418
Chance Sonnenberg, VB 20 65 14 27 .415
Bryan Scherger, H-Loudon 22 70 22 28 .400
Chris Hampton, Fostoria 20 50 21 20 .400
Caden Schroeder, McComb 19 43 9 17 .385
Levi Newcomer, N. Baltimore 18 51 12 20 .392
Cody Gabriel, Upper San. 17 54 13 21 .389
Gavin Cupp, Leipsic 23 70 – 27 .386
Schuler Turner, Van Buren 20 55 23 21 .382
Hunter Berner, Miller City 17 63 13 24 .381
Alex Harter, Liberty-Benton 22 63 14 24 .381
Satchel Strahm, Carey 16 50 15 19 .380
Jacob Frost, North Baltimore 18 58 11 22 .379
Braden Park, H-Loudon 22 45 12 17 .378
Adam Drummelsmith, Mil. City 17 61 6 23 .377
Paul Frey, Riverdale 18 53 14 15 .377
Tyler Richards, Arlington 20 56 16 21 .375
Lance Smith, Fostoria 20 59 24 22 .373
Nick Affholder, Arlington 20 65 13 24 .369
Ryan Depinet, H-L 22 72 23 26 .361
Tyler Zender, O-G 18 64 14 23 .359
Brett Roby, Hardin Northern 16 45 3 16 .356
Jacob Wise, Elmwood 17 64 16 39 .352
Isaac Sexton, Van Buren 20 66 21 23 .348
Caleb Russell, Liberty-Benton 22 72 17 25 .347
Dylan Musgrave, Carey 16 46 7 16 .347
Jordan Stewart, H-L 22 67 20 23 .343
Nolan Rodman, Findlay 20 50 9 17 .340
Tristan Davis, Riverdale 15 53 12 18 .340
Brad Croy, O-G 17 62 18 21 .339
Travis Clark, McComb 19 59 17 20 .339
Alex Ellerbrock, Leipsic 23 77 – 26 .338
Michael Roche, Findlay 20 30 10 6 .333
Connor Curlis, Findlay 20 33 5 11 .333
Logan Tyree, H-L 22 54 10 18 .333
Doubles
Hunter Berner, Miller City, 13; Bryan Scherger, Hopewell-Loudon, 9; Tyler Imes, Hopewell-Loudon, 8′ Tyler Richard, Arlington, 8; Aaron Reinhart & Jake Dryfuse, New Riegel, 8; Jameson Jacobs, Van Buren, 8; Donovan Scudder, St. Wendelin, 7; Brad Croy, Ottawa-Glandorf, 7; Garret Sendelbach, Hopewell-Loudon, 7; Jeremy Balbaugh, Miller City, 6; Matt Holsinger, Carey, 6; Terry Dockery III, Continental, 6; Jordan Freed, Arlington, 6; Matt Holsinger, Carey, 6; Ross Adolph, Van Buren, 6.
Triples
Ross Adolph, Van Buren, 9; Jackson Lammers & Jared Fuka, Miller City, 2; Alex Kenner, Upper Sandusky, 2; Terry Dockery III, Continental, 2; Garret Sendelbach, Hopewell-Loudon, 2; Nick Affholder, Arlington, 1; Caleb Russell & Jared Neiling, Liberty-Benton, 1; Jake Dryfuse & Michael Kirian, New Riegel, 1; Payten Whitaker, Van Buren, 1; Satchel Strahm & Brandon Zechman, Carey, 1; Mitch Schroeder, Clay Grubb, Taylor Reardon & Logan Meares, McComb, 1.
Home Runs
Carson Mittermaier, Upper Sandusky, 5; Hunter Abell, Fostoria, 3; Taylor Reardon, McComb, 3; Tyler Richard, Arlington, 3; Bryan Scherger, Hopewell-Loudon, 2; Jason Summers, Vanlue, 2; Isaac Sexton, Van Buren, 2; Drew Conner, Van Buren, 1; Ross Lehman, Miller City, 1; Cody Gabriel, Alex Kenner & Tylor Pritchard, Upper Sandusky, 1; Tyler Zender & Matt Warnecke, Ottawa-Glandorf, 1; Nick Affholder, Arlington, 1; Gavin Cupp, Leipsic, 1; Nolan Rodman & Dakota Feay, Findlay, 1; Jake Dryfuse, New Riegel, 1; Matt Holsinger, Carey, 1; Tyler Wingate & Nick Hagerty, Vanlue, 1; Jacob Gossard, Hardin Northern, 1.
Runs Batted In
Carson Mittermaier, Upper Sandusky, 27; Bryan Scherger, Hopewell-Loudon, 27; Michael Kirian, New Riegel, 25; Hunter Abell, Fostoria, 25; Garret Sendelbach, Hopewell-Loudon, 24; Isaac Sexton, Van Buren, 24; Ross Adolph, Van Buren, 23; Adam Drummelsmith, Miller City, 23; Jameson Jacobs, Van Buren, 21; Tyler Imes, Hopewell-Loudon, 20; Chris Hampton, Fostoria, 20; Jordan Freed, Arlington, 18; Kaleb Bemis, Fostoria, 17; Caleb Russell, Liberty-Benton, 17; Chance Sonnenberg, Van Buren, 17; Gavin Cupp, Leipsic, 16; Taylor Reardon, McComb, 16; Cody Gabriel, Upper Sandusky, 16; Andre Myers, Upper Sandusky, 15; Hunter Berner, Miller City, 15; Tyler Zender, Ottawa-Glandorf, 15; Tyler Richards, Arlington, 15; Drew Conner, Van Buren, 15; Jordan Stewart & Braden Park, Hopewell-Loudon, 14; Alex Harter & Jared Neiling, LIberty-Benton, 14; Alex Jackson, Fostoria, 14; Chandler Kersh, Ottawa-Glandorf, 14; Tyler Starr, Arlington, 14; Logan Tyree, Hopewell-Loudon, 13; Aaron Reinhart, New Riegel, 13; Mitch Schroeder, Clay Dysert, Caden Schroeder & Travis Clark, McComb, 13; Nick Affholder, Arlington, 13; Matt Holsinger, Carey, 13; Ryan Golden, Findlay, 13.
Stolen Bases
Mitch Schroeder, McComb, 30; Jordan Freed, Arlington, 28; Jordan Stewart, Hopewell-Loudon, 23; Clay grubb, McComb, 19; Drew Conner, Van Buren, 19; Neil Haselman, Leipsic, 16; Jackson Sebetto, Hopewell-Loudon, 15; Terry Dockery III, Continental, 14; Lance Smith, Fostoria, 14; Anthony Webb, Liberty-Benton, 14; Tyler Zender, Ottawa-Glandorf, 12; John Solt, Arlington, 12; Ross Adolph, Van Buren, 12; Satchel Strahm, Carey, 11l Drew Schierloh, Ottawa-Glandorf, 10; Nick Affholder, Arlington, 10; Ryan Depinet, Hopewell-Loudon, 10; Alex Harter, Liberty-Benton, 10; Jacob Gossard, Hardin Northern, 10; Jameson Jacobs, Van Buren, 10; Josh Ostrander, Liberty-Benton, 9; Chris Hampton, Fostoria, 9; Jacob Wise, Elmwood, 9; Isaac Sexton, Van Buren, 9; Kaleb Bemis, Fostoria, 8; Ross Dible, Upper Sandusky, 8; Parker Lease & Jared Neiling, Liberty-Benton, 8.
Area Pitching Leaders
IP ER ERA
Nick Affholder, Arlington 351/3 4 0.79
Zac Durliat, Arlington 242/3 3 0.85
Jared Neiling, Liberty-Benton 52 7 0.94
Matt Warnecke, O-G 372/3 6 1.11
Tyler Richards, Arlington 291/3 5 1.19
Carson Mittermaier, Upper San. 31 6 1.35
Austin Mansfield, Continental 38 6 1.42
Michael Kirian, New Riegel 29 6 1.44
Grant Loveridge, Riverdale 341/3 8 1.63
Malachi Abbott, McComb 38 9 1.66
Sam Plott, Upper Sandusky 29 7 1.69
Chandler Stillings, Findlay 311/3 8 1.78
Jameson Jacobs, Van Buren 362/3 10 1.91
Grant Loveridge, Riverdale 361/3 10 1.92
Ross Lehman, Miller City 431/3 12 1.94
Tanner Schimmoeller, O-G 351/3 10 1.98
Austin Harper, Mohawk 242/3 7 1.99
Grant Rader, Leipsic 30 9 2.10
Brad Croy, O-G 212/3 7 2.26
Austin Shock, Mohawk 321/3 11 2.38
Garret Sendelbach, H-L 47 16 2.38
Jordan Freed, Arlington 26 9 2.42
Schuler Turner, Van Buren 40 14 2.45
Adam Drummelsmith, Miller City 281/3 10 2.47
Caleb Russell, Liberty-Benton 31 11 2.48
Satchel Strahm, Carey 301/3 11 2.54
Clay Grubb, McComb 42 16 2.67
Jackson Lammers, Miller City 352/3 14 2.75
Brock Boyer, N. Baltimore 251/3 10 2.76
Dylan Schey, Leipsic 311/3 13 2.90
Cody Gabriel, Upper Sandusky 24 10 2.92
Alex Harter, Liberty-Benton 33 14 2.97
Trevor Solether, Elmwood 402/3 18 3.12
Trey Yates, Fostoria 252/3 9 3.16
Strikeouts
Garret Sendelbach, Hopewell-Loudon, 69; Jared Neiling, LibertyBenton, 68; Clay Grubb, McComb, 63; Jacob Gossard, Hardin Northern, 54; Nick Affholder, Arlington, 44; Carson Mittermaier, Upper Sandusky, 43; Ross Lehman, Miller City, 42; Caleb Russell, Liberty-Benton 42; Jackson Lammers, Miller City, 39; Nick Hagerty, Vanlue, 40; Tyler Imes, Hopewell-Loudon, 39; Alex Harter, Liberty-Benton, 38; Tyler Richard, Arlington, 38.
Individual Records
Jared Neiling, Liberty-Benton, 8-1; Malachi Abbott, McComb, 6-0; Ross Lehman, Miller City, 6-1; Matt Warnecke, Ottawa-Glandorf, 5-2; Garret Sendelbach, Hopewell-Loudon, 5-3; Brad Croy, Ottawa-Glandorf, 4-0; Zac Durliat, Arlington, 4-0; Alex Harter, Liberty-Benton, 4-0; Tyler Richard, Arlington, 4-1; Adam Drummelsmith, Miller City, 4-1; Michael Kirian, New Riegel, 4-2; Jameson Jacobs & Schuler Turner, Van Buren, 4-2; Tyler Imes, Hopewell-Loudon, 4-2; Trevor Solether, Elmwood, 4-3; Rob Crotty, Fostoria 3-0; Sam Plott, Upper Sandusky, 3-1; Caleb Russell, Liberty-Benton, 3-1; Clay Grubb, McComb, 3-1; Nick Affholder & Jordan Freed, Arlington, 3-2; Austin Shock, Mohawk, 3-3.
Team Records
Liberty-Benton 19-3, McComb 16-3, Patrick Henry 16-7, Ottawa-Glandorf 15-4, Arlington 14-5, Fostoria 14-7, Hopewell-Loudon 14-8, Columbus Grove 14-11, Miller City 13-5, Upper Sandusky 13-7, Van Buren 12-7, Findlay 11-9, Bluffton 10-8, New Riegel 10-8, Pandora-Gilboa 9-10, Mohawk 9-11, North Baltimore 8-13, Elmwood 7-11, Kalida 7-12, Ottoville 6-9, Fort Jennings 6-12, Leipsic 6-16, Carey 4-11, Ada 4-14, Riverdale 4-14, Continental 3-12, Vanlue 3-13, Arcadia 3-13, Cory-Rawson 3-16, Fostoria St. Wendelin 2-19, Hardin Northern 0-16.

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By MICHAEL BURWELL
Staff Writer
OTTAWA — It’s been an emotional season for the Ottawa-Glandorf baseball team.
From a heartbreaking 2-1 loss in 12 innings at the hands of baseball-powerhouse Defiance, to a walk-off RBI single to edge Wapakoneta 8-7 in eight innings a week later after trailing 7-1 entering the bottom of the sixth, the Titans have had their highs and lows.
But along with the sadness and triumph of those games, O-G also earned a sense of pride this season by becoming the first baseball team in school history to win the outright Western Buckeye League title.
In 47 years of WBL play before this season, the Titans (16-4, 8-1 WBL) earned a share of the 1982 WBL title with Defiance and the 1980 crown with St. Mary’s Memorial and Delphos St. John’s.
This year, they have the title all to themselves.
“It’s a surreal feeling,” O-G senior pitcher and third-baseman Matt Warnecke said. “I don’t think it’s still kicked in yet.
“It’s so crazy to think that we’re going to be remembered in history as the only team to ever win it all. It feels amazing.”
O-G has won 10 of its last 11 games, with the lone loss being to Defiance on April 25. The Titans had several chances to end the Bulldogs’ 71-game WBL winning streak, which was ended by Wapakoneta four days later, but they couldn’t pull it off.
A week later against Wapakoneta, however, with both teams at one loss in the league and Defiance picking up its’ second league loss, 7-3 to St. Marys Memorial, earlier in the night, O-G clinched at least a share of the WBL title. Tanner Schimmoeller ripped a walk-off RBI single up the middle to give the Titans the 8-7 win against the Redskins.
“It’s tough to talk about the Defiance game,” Warnecke said. “We had them, and just so much emotion was built up and then losing it. Just the feeling of anger and depression, it all kicked in at the same time.
“Then the Wapak game was crazy after the win. That was probably the greatest I’ve ever felt after a game.”
With Warnecke’s complete-game shutout in O-G’s 4-0 win over Elida on Tuesday, the Titans clinched the outright WBL title.
“The kids were extremely happy, and we preached ‘we don’t want to share this thing with two other teams or three other teams, let’s get this done all by ourselves,’” O-G head coach Nick Miller said. “And the kids responded, and there’s just no way that Elida was going to beat us. Going in, we had the right mindset, had a great pitching performance by Matt Warnecke, and we got some timely hits there to break it open.”
By earning the WBL title, the Titans’ chemistry on the field is clicking and their confidence level is high, with five seniors, seven juniors and two sophomores making up the roster.
“We have great camaraderie,” O-G senior outfielder Tyler Zender said. “We play relaxed, we enjoy being around each other and I think that helps us on the field. You know you want to win for the guy playing next to you and have that kind of mentality, and we have fun doing it.”
Pitching and defense has been the recipe for O-G’s success this season. The Titans’ three-man starting rotation of Schimmoeller (2-1 record, 1.98 ERA), Warnecke (5-2, 1.11) and Brad Croy (4-0, 2.26) have been dominant on the mound.
“Tanner sets the tone for us. He’s thrown a lot of big games for us,” Miller said. “Then you have Matt that’s thrown some big games and Brad Croy that’s undefeated this year.
“All three, when we send them out on the mound, we expect to win or at least be in a position to win, and they’ve done that on every start and hopefully that will continue for the rest of the year.”
Schimmoeller, who will pitch for the University of Cincinnati next year, has thrown in 351/3 innings this season while striking out 35 batters. Warnecke has pitched 372/3 innings with 28 strikeouts, and Croy has been on the mound for more than 21 innings. Along with those three, Ryan Maas (2-1, 3.00) threw a five-inning perfect game against Continental on Monday.
As good as the Titans’ pitching has been this season, the hitting has equally struggled. Only three players, Zender (.359 batting average), Croy (.339), and Warnecke (.327), are batting over .300.
“Our bats, they just haven’t been there this year, but we’ve won our games on pitching and defense and like we’ve said, we can win a lot of games that way if you don’t give teams extra outs and you’re throwing strikes,” Miller said.
Whether it’s holding on or coming back to win, the Titans have had several close calls. Nearly half of O-G’s games have been decided by one run, and they’ve come out on top six times.
“There’s just been no quit in those guys,” Miller said. “They’ve battled until the last pitch in every game and this year, we’ve been fortunate on a lot of close games this year of winning some late games.”
O-G, a fourth seed in Division-III, will open the Ohio High School Athletic Association baseball tournament today at home against Lima Central Catholic at noon. The Ada district has several tough teams, including No. 1 seed and five-time state champion Coldwater (20-3), followed by St. Henry (20-2) and Liberty-Benton (19-3).
“The WBL title really gave us a ton of confidence going into tournament, but we also know that people aren’t going to back down for WBL champs,” Zender said. “You have to earn it, and we have a tough district with Coldwater, St. Henry, even LCC that first game. We’re going to have to come to play every game or else anything can happen in tournament.”
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PREP SOFTBALL
Area Batting Leaders
G AB R H Avg.
Taylor Kirian, New Riegel 22 70 37 42 .600
Hanna Brian, N. Baltimore 14 43 17 25 .581
Maddie Willis, Bluffton 13 47 17 27 .574
Maddi Pape, Liberty-Benton 17 61 – 35 .574
MacKenzie Sowers, Mohawk 17 51 17 29 .569
Rachel Nye, Patrick Henry 20 70 32 38 .543
Natalie Herder, Pat. henry 20 77 38 41 .532
Rebecca Harvey, Elmwood 16 46 27 24 .522
Samantha Anders, L-B 14 46 – 24 .522
Dana Miller, Cory-Rawson 16 31 11 16 .516
Kristin Bostelman, Pat. Henry 20 74 34 38 .514
McKenna Scott, Continental 13 43 16 22 .512
Maranda Stansbery, Upper 16 63 26 32 .508
Madison Arnold, Elmwood 16 50 23 25 .500
Maddie Mock, Arcadia 19 60 20 30 .500
Jaya Smalley, Upper San. 16 45 12 22 .489
Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City 14 45 17 22 .489
Miranda Benschoter, Elm. 16 54 6 26 .481
Kakenna Vorst, Kalida 15 48 13 23 .479
Courtney Cramer, Arcadia 19 70 27 33 .471
Alex Quigley, Continental 13 45 19 21 .467
Makenzie Wentling, Carey 18 60 19 28 .467
Lea Rowe, Hardin Northern 13 41 10 20 .465
Lauren Zoeller, New Riegel 22 78 19 36 .462
Taylor Farmer, Riverdale 18 65 24 30 .462
Courtney Stoltz, Arlington 19 63 27 29 .460
Ashley Baird, Arcadia 18 63 22 29 .460
Lindsay George, Elmwood 16 46 10 21 .457
Aaliyah Comstock, Arlington 19 44 14 20 .455
Julie Adelsperger, Mohawk 17 51 9 23 .451
Megan Johnson, Arlington 19 65 18 29 .446
Edy Mowrey, St. Wendelin 14 48 11 21 .438
Hannah Johnson, Arlington 19 62 27 27 .435
Olivia Myers, Elmwood 16 53 22 23 .434
Hannah Draper, Carey 18 60 13 26 .433
Molly Glick, Arcadia 17 51 16 22 .431
Jasmine Marsh, Elmwood 16 40 12 17 .425
Abbie Parkins, Blluffton 13 45 15 16 .422
Britnee Johnson, Arlington 19 64 16 27 .422
Laine Laudick, Kalida 17 57 17 24 .421
Justeen Searfoss, Upper San. 16 57 23 24 .421
Alisha Baird, Arcadia 19 67 30 28 .418
Meghan Reiter, St. Wendelin 14 48 14 20 .417
Taylor McClain, Mohawk 17 51 14 21 .412
Alissa Schnipke, Miller City 14 51 14 21 .412
Chey. Hernandez, N. Balt. 14 39 10 16 .410
Kara Scherger, New Riegel 22 74 22 30 .405
Haleigh Fleck, N. Baltimore 14 42 3 17 .405
Allie Sheldon, Arlington 13 30 5 12 .400
Jessica Vennekotter, Mil. City 14 43 12 17 .395
Rachel Peters, N. Baltimore 14 41 9 16 .390
Morgan Noftz, New Riegel 22 80 30 31 .388
Sara Gier, Upper Sandusky 16 57 15 22 .386
Mica Terrian, L-B 19 65 – 25 .385
Kristi Reiser, Elmwood 16 37 14 14 .378
Kackayla Wilson, Bluffton 13 43 15 16 .372
Erica Fitzwater, Continental 13 35 17 13 .371
Nicole Recker, Kalida 16 46 13 17 .370
Libby Crow, Findlay 24 73 24 27 .370
Shayna Helms, Arlington 13 30 11 11 .367
Taylor Arbigast, New Riegel 22 74 24 27 .365
Addy Bame, Hardin Northern 15 39 14 14 .359
Julia Naus, Riverdale 17 65 17 23 .354
Alexandria Crouse, PH 20 65 17 23 .354
Lauren Parkins, Bluffton 13 37 8 13 .351
Mikaela Ricksecker, C-R 14 40 8 14 .350
Chelsie Schmitz, Elmwood 16 46 4 16 .348
Emily Logan, Continental 12 38 11 13 .342
Kyla Cusac, Upper Sandusky 15 47 12 16 .340
Alison Imbrock, Pat. Henry 19 47 15 16 .340
Brooklyn Watts, Hardin No. 15 39 10 13 .333
Doubles
Natalie Herder, Patrick Henry, 13; Taylor Kirian, New Riegel, 11; Taylor Arbogast, New Riegel, 9; Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City, 9; Mica Terrian, Liberty-Benton, 8; Libby Crow, Findlay, 8; Megan Hill, Arcadia, 8; Rachel Nye, Patrick Henry, 8; Kristin Bostelman, Patrick Henry, 7; Alisha Baird, Courtney Cramer & Maddie Mock, Arcadia, 7; Rebeca Harvey, Elmwood, 7; MacKenzie Sowers, Mohawk, 7; Maddi Pape, Liberty-Benton, 7; Jaya Smalley, Upper Sandusky, 6; Morgan Noftz & Lauren Zoeller, New Riegel, 6; Ashley Baird, Arcadia, 6; Meghan Reiter & Edy Mowrey, St. Wendelin, 6; Taylor Farmer, Riverdale, 6; Jasmine Marsh, Elmwood, 5; Justeen Searfoss, Upper Sandusky, 5; Jordyn Wright, Riverdale, 5; Alissa Schnipke, Miller City, 5; Samantha Anders, Liberty-Benton, 5; Taylor Marshall, Cory-Rawson, 5; Amie Ricksecker, Cory-Rawson, 4; Britnee Johnson, Arlington, 4; Shaye Rodesky, Liberty-Benton, 4.
Triples
Britnee Johnson, Arlington, 8; Makenzie Wentling, Carey, 6; Maranda Stansbery, Upper Sandusky, 5; Julia Naus, Riverdale, 5; Breanne Parish, Riverdale, 4; Mica Terrian, Liberty-Benton, 4; Rebecca Harvey & Miranda Benschoter, Elmwood, 3; McKenna Scott, Continental, 3; Abbie Parkins, Bluffton, 3; Taylor Arbogast & Leah Bouillon, New Riegel, 3; Sheli Sauber, Hopewell-Loudon, 3; Rachel Nye, Patrick Henry, 3; Mikayla Gilliland, St. Wendelin, 3; Hannah Johnson & Courtney Stoltz, Arlington, 3; Alisha Baird, Arcadia, 3; Ashley Baird & Courtney Cramer, Arcadia, 2; Miranda Arnold, Elmwood, 2; Kara Scherger & Taylor Kirian, New Riegel, 2; Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City, 2; Lea Rowe & Brooklyn Watts, Hardin Northern, 2; Gabby Gregg, Hopewell-Loudon, 2; MacKenzie Sowers, Mohawk, 2; Justeen Searfoss & Madi Vince, Upper Sandusky, 2; Janessa Taylor, Riverdale 2; Megan Johnson, Arlington, 2; Mikaela Ricksecker, Cory-Rawson, 2; Maddie Pape, Liberty-Benton, 2; Mariah Nill, Brooke Brigadoi & Kailyn Abell, Findlay, 2.
Home Runs
Alisha Baird, Arcadia, 7; Rebecca Harvey, Elmwood, 5; Mackayla Wilson, Bluffton, 4; Natalie Herder, Patrick Henry, 4; Taylor Kirian, New Riegel, 4; Ashley Baird, Arcadia, 3; Julie Adelsperger, Mohawk, 3; Jasmine Bretz, North Baltimore, 3; Kara Scherger, New Riegel, 3; Addy Bame, Hardin Northern, 2; Madison Arnold & Olivia Myers, Elmwood, 2; Justeen Searfoss Upper Sandusky, 2; Taylor Arbogast, New Riegel, 2; Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City, 2; Dani Heaster & Megan Johnson, Arlington, 2; Kristin Bostelman & alison Imbrock, Patrick Henry, 2; Maddie Pape, Liberty-Benton, 2; Mica Terrian, Liberty-Benton, 1; Lindsay George & Chelsie Schmitz, Elmwood, 1; Sloan Zachrich, Continental, 1; Courtney Cramer, Maddie Mock, Megan Hill & Molly Glick, Arcadia, 1; Sara Gier, Upper Sandusky, 1; Jessica Vennekotter & Kylee Recker, Miller City, 1; Hannah Johnson, Arlington, 1; Leah Bouillon, Morgan Noftz, Hailey Theis & Lauren Zoeller, New Riegel, 1; Jordan Hector, Cory-Rawson, 1; Libby Crow, Bree Snapp, Shelby Roether, Taylor Steinke & Katlee Rush, Findlay, 1.
Runs Batted In
Kristin Bostelman, Patrick Henry, 31; Kara Scherger, New Riegel, 31; Taylor Kirian, New Riegel, 29; Rebecca Harvey, Elmwood, 27; Ashley Baird, Arcadia, 27; Taylor Arbogast, New Riegel, 26; Maddie Mock, Arcadia, 25; Alisha Baird, Arcadia, 23; Lindsay George & Madison Arnold, Elmwood, 24; Natalie Herder, Patrick Henry, 24; Lauren Zoeller, New Riegel, 24; McKenna Scott, Continental, 23; Britnee Johnson, Arlington, 22; Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City, 20; Megan Johnson, Arlington, 19; Arika Hill, Riverdale, 18; Megan Hill, Arcadia, 18; Courtney Cramer, Arcadia, 17; Edy Mowrey, St. Wendelin, 17; Hannah Johnson, Arlington, 17; Jasmine Bretz, North Baltimore, 16; Jessica Vennekotter, Miller City, 16; Morgan Noftz, New Riegel, 16; Olivia Myers, Elmwood, 15; Janessa Taylor, Riverdale, 15; Kasey Adelsperger, Mohawk, 15; Miranda Benschoter, Elmwood, 14; Breanne Parish, Riverdale, 14; Molly Glick, Arcadia, 14; Sara Gier, Upper Sandusky, 14; Mackenzie Atchison, Findlay, 14; Mackayla Wilson, Bluffton, 14; Jaya Smalley, Upper Sandusky, 13; Addy Bame, Hardin Northern, 13; Hailey Theis & Brittany Gillig, New Riegel, 13.
Stolen Bases
Alex Quigley, Continental, 24; Libby Crow, Findlay, 24; Madison Arnold, Elmwood, 23; Dana Miller, Cory-Rawson, 21; Maranda Stansbery, Upper Sandusky, 18; Kylie Hooker, Hardin Northern, 17; Morgan Noftz & Kara Scherger, New Riegel, 17; Megan Johnson, Arlington, 16; Rachel Nye, Patrick Henry, 15; Olivia Myers, Elmwood, 14; Amie Ricksecker, Cory-Rawson, 14; Cambra Kohlenberg, Mohawk, 13; Michaela Curtis, Hardin Northern, 13; Kelsi Knapp, Upper Sandusky, 13; Courtney Stoltz & Hannah Johnson, Arlington, 13; Ashley Baird, Arcadia, 13; Rebecca Harvey, Elmwood, 12; Taylor Marshall, Cory-Rawson, 12; Hanna Brian, North Baltimore, 11.
Area Pitching Leaders
IP ER ERA
Allie Rutter, St. Wendelin 25 3 0.84
Addy Bame, Hardin Northern 822/3 10 0.85
Sara Gier, Upper Sandusky 642/3 15 1.18
Kyla Cusac, Upper Sandusky 491/3 13 1.20
Alison Imbrock, Patrick Henry 68 12 1.24
Katie Kurtz, Patrick Henry 52 8 1.37
Ali Rymer, Carey 892/3 21 1.64
Taylor Kirian, New Riegel 1312/3 32 1.70
Sydney Wentling, Carey 201/3 5 1.72
Kasey Adelsperger, Mohawk 651/3 17 1.82
Britnee Johnson, Arlington 992/3 26 1.83
Julie Adelsperger, Mohawk 462/3 14 2.10
Sami Fruchey, Bluffton 12 76 23 2.12
Chey. Hernandez, N. Balt. 402/3 15 2.58
Ashley Baird, Arcadia 106 43 2.84
Taylor Farmer, Riverdale 1072/3 43 2.85
Kylee Ricker, Miller City 22 9 2.86
Miranda Benschoter, Elmwood 97 30 2.90
Bree Snapp, Findlay 29 13 3.14
Strikeouts
Addy Bame, Hardin Northern, 145; Miranda Benschoter, Elmwood, 119; Britnee Johnson, Arlington, 99; Taylor Farmer, Riverdale, 90; Kasey Adelsperger, Mohawk, 82; Madi Pape, Liberty-Benton, 80; Macy Bowling, Findlay, 76; Taylor Kirian, New Riegel, 74; Ashley Baird, Arcadia, 72; Meghan Reiter, St. Wendelin, 72; Sami Fruchey, Bluffton, 56; Julie Adelsperger, Mohawk, 53; Alison Imbrock, Patrick Henry, 53; Ali Rymer, Carey 48; Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City, 46; Kelsey Coppus, Hopewell-Loudon, 43; Cheyenne Hernandez, North Baltimore, 43; Sara Gier, Upper Sandusky, 38; Brittany Roth, Cory-Rawson, 31; Sam Nagy, Kalida, 31; Kylee Ricker, Miller City, 27; Katie Henry, Cory-Rawson, 25; Kyla Cusac, Upper Sandusky, 22.
Individual Records
Taylor Kirian, New Riegel, 17-4; Miranda Benschoter, Elmwood, 13-3; Britnee Johnson, Arlington, 13-4; Ashley Baird, Arcadia, 13-5; Alison Imbrock, Patrick Henry, 11-0; Ali Rymer, Carey, 10-4; Sami Fruchey, Bluffton, 9-3; Taylor Farmer, Riverdale, 9-7; Kasey Adelsperger, Mohawk, 8-2; Addy Bame, Hardin Northern, 8-4; Sara Gier, Upper Sandusky, 7-2; Ali Rymer, Carey, 7-4; Liz Schimmoeller, Miller City, 6-4; Julie Adelsperger, Mohawk, 5-2; Katie Kurtz, Patrick Henry, 5-3; Kyla Cusac, Upper Sanndusky, 4-3; Allie Rutter, St. Wendelin, 3-1; Cheyenne Hernandez, North Baltimore, 3-2.
Team Records
New Riegel 18-4, Patrick Henry 17-3, Arlington 15-4, Mohawk 15-4, Ottawa-Glandorf 14-3, Elmwood 14-4, Arcadia 13-6, Upper Sandusky 13-6, Carey 12-6, Columbus Grove 12-7, Riverdale 12-9, Ada 11-7, Bluffton 10-3, Hardin Northern 10-5, Van Buren 10-12, Miller City 9-6, Fostoria St. Wendelin 7-10, North Baltimore 7-11, Liberty-Benton 7-11, Continental 6-8, Findlay 6-17, Vanlue 5-13, Fostoria 5-13, Pandora-Gilboa 4-9, Kalida 4-12, Leipsic 4-15, McComb 3-17, Cory-Rawson 2-11, Hopewell-Loudon 2-16, Ottoville 1-11 .

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Boys Track
Shot Put
“‡1. Combs, Liberty-Benton 50-9
“‡2. Calkins, Findlay 50-6
“‡3. Goble, Carey 50-4
“‡4. Inniger, Arlington 49-5
“‡5. Myers, Patrick Henry 49-1 1/2
“‡6. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf 48-4 1/2
“‡7. Carrizales, Patrick Henry 47-8
“‡8. Roney, Columbus Grove 47-2
“‡9. Deleon, Continental 46-11
10. Baxter, Elmwood 46-5 1/2
Discus
“‡1. Myers, Patrick Henry 163-7
“‡2. Boes, Pandora-Gilboa 163-3
“‡3. Watkins, Arcadia 159-4
“‡4. Swartz, Carey 151-9
“‡5. Roney, Columbus Grove 150-11
“‡6. Rhodes, Liberty-Benton 148-9
“‡7. Calkins, Findlay 144-6
“‡8. Smith, Bluffton 144-4
“‡9. Boyd, Liberty-Benton 141-10
10. Pummell, Mohawk 139-4
High Jump
“‡1. Miller, Liberty-Benton 6-4
“‡2. Pever, Riverdale 6-2
“‡2. Clement, Columbus Grove 6-2
“‡2. Arredondo, Carey 6-2
“‡2. Garver, Liberty-Benton 6-2
“‡2. Dickey, Findlay 6-2
“‡7. Moening, Ottawa-Glandorf 6-0
“‡7. Gase, Hopewell-Loudon 6-0
“‡9. Wagner, Patrick Henry 5-10
“‡9. R. Stratton, Bluffton 5-10
“‡9. Walters, Fostoria St. Wendelin 5-10
“‡9. Luikart, Upper Sandusky 5-10
“‡9. Berelsman, Fort Jennings 5-10
Long Jump
“‡1. Arnold, Elmwood 21-8 3/4
“‡2. Cook, Liberty-Benton 21-5 1/2
“‡3. Laubenthal, Ottawa-Glandorf 21-3 3/4
“‡4. Clifford, Upper Sandusky 20-9
“‡5. Lawson, Liberty-Benton 20-6
“‡6. Ink, New Riegel 20-4
“‡7. Nye, Patrick Henry 20-2
“‡8. Starr, Arlington 20-1 3/4
“‡9. Martin, Fostoria Senior 19-11 1/2
10. Arredondo, Carey 19-11 1/4
Pole Vault
“‡1. Cornwell, Liberty-Benton 15-5
“‡2. Knoll, Riverdale 14-6
“‡3. Laubenthal, Ottawa-Glandorf 13-6
“‡3. Starr, Arlington 13-6
“‡3. Wilson, Bluffton 13-6
“‡6. Shafer, Columbus Grove 12-0
“‡6. Warnecke, Columbus Grove 12-0
“‡8. Swartzmiller, Hopewell-Loudon 11-6
“‡8. Haycook, Upper Sandusky 11-6
“‡8. Rymer, Carey 11-6
100 Meters
“‡1. Ajala, Findlay 10.97
“‡2. Nye, Patrick Henry 11.17
“‡3. Lightner, Findlay 11.20
“‡3. Cook, Liberty-Benton 11.20
“‡5. Chamberlin, Leipsic 11.30
“‡6. Dysert, McComb 11.34
“‡7. Ma. Wilcox, Ada 11.38
“‡8. Wannemacher, Bluffton 11.40
“‡8. Warnimont, Cory-Rawson 11.40
“‡8. Moser, Cory-Rawson 11.40
200 Meters
“‡1. Warnimont, Cory-Rawson 22.73
“‡2. Cook, Liberty-Benton 22.93
“‡3. N. Stratton, Bluffton 22.99
“‡4. Ajala, Findlay 23.00
“‡4. Ma. Wilcox, Ada 23.00
“‡6. Clement, Columbus Grove 23.07
“‡7. Jones, Findlay 23.30
“‡8. Little, Bluffton 23.37
“‡9. Conkle, Liberty-Benton 23.45
10. Moser, Cory-Rawson 23.50
10. Dysert, McComb 23.50
400 Meters
“‡1. N. Stratton, Bluffton 50.30
“‡2. Ma. Wilcox, Ada 51.60
“‡3. Martin, Fostoria Senior 52.98
“‡4. Lomeli, Leipsic 53.26
“‡5. Dysert, McComb 53.30
“‡6. Evans, Riverdale 53.40
“‡7. Willeke, Ada 53.60
“‡8. Ellerbrock, Ottawa-Glandorf 53.75
“‡9. Au. Jasso, Elmwood 53.77
10. Conkle, Liberty-Benton 53.98
800 Meters
“‡1. N. Stratton, Bluffton 2:02.60
“‡2. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf 2:03.45
“‡3. Pever, Riverdale 2:03.60
“‡4. Solis, Upper Sandusky 2:04.00
“‡5. Matheny, Fostoria Senior 2:04.12
“‡6. Simmons, Van Buren 2:04.56
“‡7. Gaines, Findlay 2:05.00
“‡8. Giesige, Columbus Grove 2:05.90
“‡9. Trampe-Kindt, Ottawa-Glandorf 2:06.09
10. Sharrits, Columbus Grove 2:06.22
1,600 Meters
“‡1. Trampe-Kindt, Ottawa-Glandorf 4:33.01
“‡2. Gaines, Findlay 4:35.40
“‡3. Solis, Upper Sandusky 4:35.86
“‡4. Simmons, Van Buren 4:38.90
“‡5. Harnish, Bluffton 4:41.08
“‡6. Altenburger, Columbus Grove 4:43.40
“‡7. Sharrits, Columbus Grove 4:44.20
“‡8. Pracht, Ottawa-Glandorf 4:44.93
“‡9. Altenberger, Columbus Grove 4:45.10
10. Estrada, Fostoria Senior 4:45.45
3,200 Meters
“‡1. Gaines, Findlay 9:58.64
“‡2. Trampe-Kindt, Ottawa-Glandorf 9:59.97
“‡3. Co. Grothaus, Columbus Grove 10:15.60
“‡4. Altenburger, Columbus Grove 10:29.80
“‡5. Gleason, Liberty-Benton 10:33.57
“‡6. Napier, Hopewell-Loudon 10:34.17
“‡7. Pracht, Ottawa-Glandorf 10:34.83
“‡8. Cook, Carey 10:34.89
“‡9. Wood, Hopewell-Loudon 10:35.44
10. DeHaven, Fostoria St. Wendelin 10:40.20
110 Meter High Hurdles
“‡1. Nye, Patrick Henry 14.70
“‡2. L. McDermit, Ottawa-Glandorf 15.20
“‡3. Murriel, Leipsic 15.40
“‡4. Snook, Liberty-Benton 15.44
“‡5. Reep, Upper Sandusky 15.78
“‡6. McMillan, Upper Sandusky 15.79
“‡7. Rath, Liberty-Benton 15.90
“‡8. Ramsey, Findlay 15.92
“‡9. Recker, Arcadia 15.94
10. Thames, Findlay 15.96
300 Meter Inter. Hurdles
“‡1. Snook, Liberty-Benton 41.37
“‡2. R. Stratton, Bluffton 41.56
“‡3. Murriel, Leipsic 41.85
“‡4. Ramsey, Findlay 42.00
“‡5. Nye, Patrick Henry 42.20
“‡6. Recker, Arcadia 42.54
“‡7. Bodart, Hopewell-Loudon 42.70
“‡8. Moening, Ottawa-Glandorf 42.74
“‡9. Huston, Vanlue 43.09
10. L. McDermit, Ottawa-Glandorf 43.14
400 Meter Relay
“‡1. Bluffton 44.70
“‡2. Liberty-Benton 45.20
“‡3. Patrick Henry 45.32
“‡4. Hopewell-Loudon 45.50
“‡5. Ottawa-Glandorf 45.95
“‡6. Columbus Grove 46.00
“‡7. Cory-Rawson 46.10
“‡8. Upper Sandusky 46.21
“‡9. Arlington 46.30
10. Findlay 46.40
800 Meter Relay
“‡1. Bluffton 1:31.88
“‡2. Findlay 1:35.09
“‡3. Patrick Henry 1:35.12
“‡4. Liberty-Benton 1:35.35
“‡5. Cory-Rawson 1:35.70
“‡6. Ottawa-Glandorf 1:35.77
“‡7. Hopewell-Loudon 1:36.20
“‡8. Mohawk 1:36.40
“‡9. Columbus Grove 1:36.49
10. Arlington 1:37.20
1,600 Meter Relay
“‡1. Bluffton 3:32.28
“‡2. Ottawa-Glandorf 3:33.22
“‡3. Liberty-Benton 3:34.63
“‡4. Columbus Grove 3:34.65
“‡5. Riverdale 3:34.90
“‡6. Findlay 3:38.40
“‡7. Mohawk 3:38.90
“‡8. Patrick Henry 3:39.70
“‡9. Hopewell-Loudon 3:39.80
10. Upper Sandusky 3:39.87
3,200 Meter Relay
“‡1. Ottawa-Glandorf 8:25.28
“‡2. Columbus Grove 8:28.20
“‡3. Findlay 8:30.98
“‡4. Riverdale 8:45.10
“‡5. Fostoria Senior 8:47.61
“‡6. Liberty-Benton 8:49.00
“‡7. Upper Sandusky 8:49.18
“‡8. Hopewell-Loudon 8:59.60
“‡9. Van Buren 9:00.06
10. Patrick Henry 9:03.20
Girls Track
Shot Put
“‡1. Leppelmeier, McComb 43-3
“‡2. Averesch, Leipsic 40-5
“‡3. Diller, Columbus Grove 38-1 1/2
“‡4. Fruchey, Columbus Grove 37-2 3/4
“‡5. Bellman, Ottawa-Glandorf 36-2
“‡6. A. Schramm, Columbus Grove 34-6
“‡7. Follas, Columbus Grove 34-2
“‡8. Schramm, Columbus Grove 34-0 1/2
“‡9. Dewey, Elmwood 33-11 1/2
10. Pauley, Riverdale 33-9
Discus
“‡1. Averesch, Leipsic 149-8
“‡2. Leppelmeier, McComb 139-4
“‡3. Bellman, Ottawa-Glandorf 129-0
“‡4. Verhoff, Columbus Grove 125-11
“‡5. Pauley, Riverdale 125-8
“‡6. Dewey, Elmwood 122-4
“‡7. Diller, Columbus Grove 122-1
“‡8. Shumacher, Columbus Grove 117-3
“‡9. Swary, Pandora-Gilboa 112-4
10. Edler, Van Buren 110-7
High Jump
“‡1. B. Mangas, Ottoville 5-5
“‡2. Herder, Patrick Henry 5-3
“‡2. Willow, Arlington 5-3
“‡4. Haas, Findlay 5-2
“‡5. Maag, Ottawa-Glandorf 5-0
“‡5. Marshall, Ada 5-0
“‡5. Weininger, Upper Sandusky 5-0
“‡5. Peplinski, Liberty-Benton 5-0
“‡9. Ricker, Columbus Grove 4-10
“‡9. Russell, Arlington 4-10
“‡9. Myers, Liberty-Benton 4-10
“‡9. Davis, North Baltimore 4-10
“‡9. Heminger, McComb 4-10
“‡9. Walden, Ada 4-10
Long Jump
“‡1. Peplinski, Liberty-Benton 16-7
“‡2. Maag, Ottawa-Glandorf 16-5
“‡3. Myers, Liberty-Benton 16-2 1/2
“‡4. Ordway, Continental 16-0
“‡5. Butler, Liberty-Benton 15-11
“‡6. Marshall, Ada 15-8 1/2
“‡7. Roth, McComb 15-6 1/2
“‡8. Tucker, Fostoria Senior 15-6 1/4
“‡9. Smith, Upper Sandusky 15-3
10. Kirian, Arcadia 15-2 1/2
Pole Vault
“‡1. Thompson, Arlington 12-0
“‡2. Johnson, Liberty-Benton 10-6
“‡3. Shepherd, Hardin Northern 10-4
“‡4. Beck, Arlington 10-0
“‡5. Emmitt, Elmwood 9-10
“‡6. Massara, Upper Sandusky 9-6
“‡7. Siegel, Hopewell-Loudon 9-0
“‡7. S. Goddard, Fostoria St. Wendelin 9-0
“‡7. Leiter, Hopewell-Loudon 9-0
“‡7. Wickiser, Carey 9-0
100 Meters
“‡1. Butler, Liberty-Benton 12.16
“‡2. Archer, Ada 12.53
“‡3. Stechschulte, Ottawa-Glandorf 12.54
“‡4. Flores, Columbus Grove 12.61
“‡5. Lavey, Findlay 12.71
“‡6. Hyre, Liberty-Benton 12.73
“‡7. Maag, Ottawa-Glandorf 12.78
“‡8. J. Wynn, Columbus Grove 12.80
“‡9. Stoltz, Arlington 12.96
10. Sears, Elmwood 13.00
200 Meters
“‡1. Stechschulte, Ottawa-Glandorf 26.20
“‡2. Butler, Liberty-Benton 26.30
“‡3. J. Wynn, Columbus Grove 26.33
“‡4. Archer, Ada 26.50
“‡5. Sears, Elmwood 26.56
“‡6. Spurlock, Carey 26.67
“‡7. Lasley, Van Buren 27.12
“‡8. M. Johnson, Arlington 27.28
“‡9. Lavey, Findlay 27.60
10. Wise, Van Buren 27.61
400 Meters
“‡1. E. Ellerbrock, Ottawa-Glandorf 59.80
“‡2. Hunter, Riverdale 1:00.60
“‡3. J. Wynn, Columbus Grove 1:01.10
“‡4. Sears, Elmwood 1:02.30
“‡5. Lavey, Findlay 1:02.43
“‡6. Wentling, Carey 1:02.84
“‡7. Butler, Liberty-Benton 1:03.50
“‡8. Steinmetz, Bluffton 1:04.57
“‡9. K. Wynn, Columbus Grove 1:04.68
10. Gray, Findlay 1:04.70
800 Meters
“‡1. E. Ellerbrock, Ottawa-Glandorf 2:21.67
“‡2. Roebke, Cory-Rawson 2:26.10
“‡3. Resnik, Van Buren 2:29.41
“‡4. Hunter, Riverdale 2:29.80
“‡5. Recker, Liberty-Benton 2:30.40
“‡6. Manns, Riverdale 2:31.00
“‡7. Steinmetz, Bluffton 2:32.10
“‡8. Thomas, Liberty-Benton 2:34.97
“‡9. Baumlein, Liberty-Benton 2:35.23
10. Stahl, Findlay 2:35.90
1,600 Meters
“‡1. Stahl, Findlay 5:24.55
“‡2. McMath, Arlington 5:25.80
“‡3. Resnik, Van Buren 5:32.28
“‡4. Bartel, Liberty-Benton 5:35.70
“‡5. Baumlein, Liberty-Benton 5:40.73
“‡6. Hovest, Pandora-Gilboa 5:43.01
“‡7. S. Volpe, Fostoria St. Wendelin 5:43.14
“‡8. Barwig, Findlay 5:46.20
“‡9. Velasquez, Pandora-Gilboa 5:47.52
10. Hovest, Columbus Grove 5:53.10
3,200 Meters
“‡1. Stahl, Findlay 11:11.68
“‡2. Bartel, Liberty-Benton 12:01.48
“‡3. McMath, Arlington 12:01.80
“‡4. Hovest, Pandora-Gilboa 12:09.03
“‡5. Velasquez, Pandora-Gilboa 12:09.30
“‡6. Hroudova, Pandora-Gilboa 12:35.10
“‡7. Barwig, Findlay 12:46.00
“‡8. Flanagan, Van Buren 12:54.05
“‡9. Reinhart, Hopewell-Loudon 12:59.14
10. Beechboard, Pandora-Gilboa 13:03.70
100 Meter Interm. Hurdles
“‡1. Ordway, Continental 16.40
“‡2. Baker, Bluffton 16.60
“‡3. Hallman, Fostoria St. Wendelin 16.72
“‡4. Knott, Ottawa-Glandorf 16.77
“‡5. S. McCluer, Columbus Grove 16.80
“‡6. Sheehan, Bluffton 16.92
“‡7. Konkle, Mohawk 17.06
“‡8. Martin, Riverdale 17.20
“‡9. Kirian, Arcadia 17.22
10. Honigford, Ottoville 17.23
300 Meter Low Hurdles
“‡1. T. Mangas, Ottoville 46.80
“‡2. S. McCluer, Columbus Grove 48.19
“‡3. Ordway, Continental 48.40
“‡4. Sears, Elmwood 48.87
“‡5. Ramsey, Findlay 49.31
“‡6. Sheehan, Bluffton 49.60
“‡7. A. Baker, Bluffton 49.90
“‡8. Kirian, Arcadia 49.99
“‡9. Peplinski, Liberty-Benton 50.16
10. Erlanger, Hopewell-Loudon 50.20
400 Meter Relay
“‡1. Arlington 51.50
“‡2. Liberty-Benton 51.81
“‡3. Columbus Grove 52.00
“‡4. Ottawa-Glandorf 53.00
“‡5. Carey 53.10
“‡6. Ada 53.20
“‡7. Patrick Henry 53.30
“‡8. Findlay 53.40
“‡9. Ottoville 53.43
10. Pandora-Gilboa 53.56
800 Meter Relay
“‡1. Ottawa-Glandorf 1:47.43
“‡2. Columbus Grove 1:49.53
“‡3. Liberty-Benton 1:51.00
“‡4. Riverdale 1:51.10
“‡5. Arlington 1:51.63
“‡6. Pandora-Gilboa 1:52.11
“‡7. Carey 1:52.35
“‡8. Findlay 1:52.70
“‡9. Ada 1:52.80
10. Van Buren 1:54.35
1,600 Meter Relay
“‡1. Ottawa-Glandorf 4:04.60
“‡2. Liberty-Benton 4:14.49
“‡3. Findlay 4:15.86
“‡4. Carey 4:18.30
“‡5. Ottoville 4:23.47
“‡6. Van Buren 4:24.00
“‡7. Columbus Grove 4:26.03
“‡8. Pandora-Gilboa 4:28.96
“‡9. Fostoria St. Wendelin 4:29.23
10. Riverdale 4:31.50
3,200 Meter Relay
“‡1. Liberty-Benton 10:18.98
“‡2. Ottawa-Glandorf 10:23.85
“‡3. Fostoria St. Wendelin 10:24.34
“‡4. Pandora-Gilboa 10:27.42
“‡5. Findlay 10:39.01
“‡6. Van Buren 10:43.70
“‡7. Bluffton 10:46.75
“‡8. Riverdale 10:50.00
“‡9. Cory-Rawson 10:50.30
10. Mohawk 11:00.30

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BLOOMDALE — Kristi Reiser belted a second-inning home run to go with a double and a single as Elmwood dispatched Rossford 9-0 in a Northern Buckeye Conference softball matchup on Friday.
Miranda Benschoter gave up three hits and struck out seven in seven innings to pick up the victory in the circle. Olivia Myers doubled, singled twice and drove in three runs, while Rebecca Harvey had a double, a single and two RBIs for the Royals (15-4, 8-1 NBC).
Rossford (16-6, 7-4) mustered three singles in the contest.

Rossford 000 000 0 — 0 3 0
Elmwood 211 050 x — 9 13 1
WP — Benschoter. LP — Longeway. top hitters: (Elm) Myers 2-1B, 2B, 3 RBI; Harvey 1B, 2B, 2 RBI; George 1B, RBI; Kenard 2B; Reiser HR, 2B, 1B, 2 RBI.
records: Rossford 16-6 overall, 7-4 Northern Buckeye Conference; Elmwood 15-4 overall, 8-1 Northern Buckeye Conference.

COLUMBUS GROVE 12
CONTINENTAL 3
CONTINENTAL — Hope Schroeder homered and singled, while earning the victory in the circle as Columbus Grove dropped Continental 12-3 to win the Putnam County League title outright on Friday.
The Bulldogs ended the Pirates’ streak of six straight PCL championships by finishing the year with a 6-0 mark in league play.
Brooke Hoffman singled three times, Katie Roose added a triple and a single and Deanna Kleman tallied a pair of singles for Columbus Grove (13-7, 6-0 PCL).
Continental (6-9, 2-2) got a triple and a double from McKenna Scott.

Columbus Grove 022 130 4 — 12 10 0
Continental 000 201 0 — 3 6 6
WP — Schroeder. LP — Recker. top hitters: (CG) Kleman 2-1B; Schroeder HR, 1B; Roose 1B, 3B; Hoffman 3-1B. (Cont) Scott 2B, 3B.
records: Columbus Grove 13-7 overall, 6-0 Putnam County League; Continental 6-9 overall, 2-2 Putnam County League.
FINDLAY 16
FREMIONT ROSS 0
FREMONT — Findlay broke loose for three big rallies and rolled to a 16-0 win over Fremont Ross in Three Rivers Athletic Conference softball action.
Findlay junior Bree Snapp fired a one-hitter in the five-inning contest. The Trojans have won four of their last seven to improve to 7-18 overall, 5-7 in the league.
Alexis Winters had the lone hit for the Little Giants (5-17, 3-9 TRAC).

Findlay 056 05 — 16 9 1
Fremont Ross 000 00 — 0 1 2
WP — Snapp. LP — Swaisgood.
records: Findlay 7-18 overall, 5-7 TRAC; Fremont Ross 5-17, 3-9 TRAC.
ST. WENDELIN 1
TIFFIN CALVERT 0
TIFFIN — Edy Mowrey’s RBI triple in the top of the fourth inning scored the lone run in the game as Fostoria St. Wendelin edged Tiffin Calvert 1-0 in a Midland Athletic League game
Meghan Reiter allowed five hits and struck out 12 in seven innings to pick up the win in the circle, and also contributed a double and a single at the plate for the Mohawks (8-10, 3-4 MAL).

Fostoria St. Wendelin 000 100 0 — 1 5 2
Calvert 000 000 0 — 0 5 0
WP — Reiter. LP — Bickley. top hitters: (FSW) Reiter 1B, 2B; Mowrey 3B, RBI.
records: St. Wendelin 8-10 overall, 3-4 Midland Athletic League; Tiffin Calvert 7-8, 1-5.
OLD FORT 17
VANLUE 0
VANLUE — Old Fort’s Sara Bell was a home run away from hitting for the cycle and had four RBIs as the Stockaders scored 10 runs in the second inning to blank Vanlue 17-0 in nonleague action.
Peyton Miller tripled and drove in three runs for Old Fort (11-8), which had nine hits. Chelsea Summit hit two singles to lead Vanlue (6-15).

Old Fort 0(10)0 16 — 17 9 0
Vanlue 000 00 — 0 3 4
WP — Pence. LP — Hausserman. top hitters: (OF) Bell 3B, 2B, 1B, 4 RBI; Miller 3B, 3 RBI. (Van) Summit 2-1B.
records: Old Fort 11-8, Vanlue 6-15.

ADA 13
PANDORA-GILBOA 0
PANDORA — Alexis Gonzaga belted a home run, added a double and drove in two runs as Ada crushed Pandora-Gilboa 13-0 in five innings in nonleague softball action on Friday.
Ashley Sumner picked up the win and ripped two singles at the plate for Ada (12-7), and Tori Wyss singled and drove in three runs.

Ada 321 61 — 13 8 2
Pandora-Gilboa 000 00 — 0 5 5
WP — Sumner. LP — M. Maag. top hitters: (Ada) Gonzaga HR, 2B, 2 RBI; Sumner 2-1B, RBI; Wyss 1B, 3 RBI; Wills 1B, 2 RBI. (P-G) Hovest, M. Maag, Sigler, Reagle & Gethrie 1B.
records: Ada 12-7, Pandora-Gilboa 5-11.

LIBERTY-BENTON 8
HOPEWELL-LOUDON 5
Liberty-Benton scored all of its runs in the fifth inning, half of them coming with two outs, in an 8-5 win Friday over Hopewell-Loudon in nonconference.
Katie Roberts, who allowed four Hopewell-Loudon runs in the top of the first, followed the fifth-inning rally by pitching two shutout innings to get the win for L-B (8-11).
Makayla Wilson was 3 for 4 with a triple and a double for Hopewell-Loudon.

Hopewell-Loudon 400 01 00 — 5 8 2 Liberty-Benton 000 08 0x — 8 14 2
WP — Roberts (4-4) . LP — Goshe. top hitters: (H-L) Wilson 3-4, 3B, 2B; Sauber 3B. (L-B) Terrian 2-4, HR; Shoffstall 3-3; Roberts 2-4, 2B.
records: Hopewell-Loudon 2-17. Liberty-Benton 8-11.

VAN BUREN 14
MCCOMB 2
VAN BUREN — Van Buren scored eight runs in the first inning and added five in the fourth en route to a 14-2 drubbing of McComb in five innings in a Blanchard Valley Conference matchup.
Erin Neall doubled, singled twice and drove in a pair of runs, Paige Sudlow added two singles and two RBIs and Olivia Sattler notched a single and two RBIs for the Black Knights (11-12, 6-2 BVC).
Brenna Dee recorded a double and an RBI and Bridgette Swartz singled twice for McComb (3-18, 1-8).

McComb 002 00 — 2 4 6
Van Buren 801 5x — 14 12 1
WP — Miller. LP — Buck. top hitters: (McC) Swartz 2-1B; Dee 2B, RBI. (VB) Miller 1B, 3B; Neall 2-1B, 2B, 2 RBI; Sattler 1B, 2 RBI; Rampe 2B, RBI; Sudlow 2-1B, 2 RBI.
records: McComb 3-18 overall, 1-8 Blanchard Valley Conference; Van Buren 11-12, 6-2.

RIVERDALE 4
WYNFORD 3
BUCYRUS — Riverdale forged a 4-0 lead, then relied on the pitching of Taylor Farmer and solid defense to hold off Wynford, 4-3, in a North Central Conference softball game.
Farmer, who had a single and a double and drove in a run on offense, allowed seven hits, two earned runs and struck out 10 to earn the pitching win. Shelby McKamey also had two hits, Hannah Morris had a two-run single and freshman Janessa Taylor belted a solo home run for Riverdale (13-9, 6-6 NCC).

Riverdale 112 000 0 — 4 9 1
Wynford 001 000 2 — 3 7 1
WP — Farmer. LP — Stuckman. top hitters: (Riv) McKamey 2-1B; Taylor HR; Morris 1B, 2 RBI; Farmer 1B, 2B, RBI; . (Wyn) SCott 3-1B; RBI.
records: Riverdale 13-9 overall, 6-6 North Central Conference; Wynford 6-12, 5-7.

UPPER SANDUSKY 9
GALION 5
GALION — Upper Sandusky hammered out 17 hits and plated four runs in the top of the eighth inning on Friday to outlast Galion 9-5 in a North Central Conference contest.
Maranda Stansberry and Kyla Cusac each notched three singles, Jaya Smalley added two doubles, while Abby Young doubled and singled twice for the Rams (14-6, 10-3 NCC).
Alex Gates had two singles and Jaime Ehrman doubled for Galion (5-14, 4-7).

Upper Sandusky 201 002 04 — 9 17 1
Galion 002 003 00 — 5 6 4
WP — Gier. LP — Bauer. top hitters: (US) Mar. Stansberry 3-1B; Smalley 2-2B; Cusac 3-1B; Taylor 2-1B; Young 2-1B, 2B. (Gal) Ehrman 2B; Gates 2-1B.
records: Upper Sandusky 14-6 overall, 10-3 North Central Conference; Galion 5-14 overall, 4-7 North Central Conference.

NAPOLEON 5
OTTAWA-GLANDORF 4
NAPOLEON — Ottawa-Glandorf outhit Napoleon 8-6 and committed three less errors in the game, but the Wildcats edged the Titans 5-4 in nonleague action
Beth Homan singled three times, Mercedes McNett added a triple and Madison Smith notched a single and two RBIs for Napoleon.
Megan Kitchen doubled, singled and drove in a pair of runs, while Stephanie Hempfling finished with three singles for Ottawa-Glandorf (14-4).

Ottawa-Glandorf 000 103 0 — 4 8 1
Napoleon 020 012 0 — 5 6 4
WP — Lamming. LP — Kitchen. top hitters: (O-G) Hempfling 3-1B; Kitchen 1B, 2B, 2 RBI. (Nap) Homan 3-1B; McNett 3B; Smith 1B, 2 RBI.
records: Ottawa-Glandorf 14-4.

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