East Liverpool fends off Weir

EAST LIVERPOOL-Jay Lane pitched a complete game as East Liverpool downed Weir, 8-4, Monday.

Lane carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning before surrendering a leadoff double.

At the plate, the Potters (3-6) were led by Tyler Recktenwald, who had four hits including a double and two RBIs. Also chipping in were Ryan Bombich with two hits and three runs scored and Briar Meek with a double and an RBI.

The Potters host Steubenville Catholic Central today.

WE: 0-0-0-0-0-2-2-4-3-3

EL: 2-0-1-3-1-0-x-8-12-3

EL-Jay Lane, wp, (7 IP, 6K, 2BB) and Briar Meek.

WE-Mills, lp, (5 2/3 IP, 4K, 0BB), Russell (1 1/3 IP, 1K, 0BB) and Curtis.