Indians move on in sectional
From Staff Reports
SALINEVILLE — Southern Local banged out 11 hits in a 12-2 win over Sebring in five innings on Tuesday in a Div. IV sectional opener.
Caleb Glover had a single, double and three RBIs for the Indians. Conner Lewis added a single, double and two RBIs. Brock Smalley had a single, double and two RBIs.
Southern (13-9) will be at McDonald on Thursday for a sectional final.
Sebring is 1-12.
SE: 0-0-0-0-2– 2- 3-1
SO–Timmy West, wp (3 2/3IP, 6K, 1BB), Sam May (1IP, 3K, 2BB), Caleb Glover (1/3IP, 1K) and Conner Lewis.
SE–Dylan Johnson, lp (5IP, 3BB, 0K) and Frankie Lozoya.
Lisbon 10, Leetonia 0
LISBON — Justin Sweeney tossed a shutout and went 3 for 4 at the plate as Lisbon bumped off Leetonia 10-0 in five innings in a Div. IV sectional opener on Tuesday.
Lisbon (11-13-1) will travel to Lowellville for the sectional final on Thursday.
Nick Mundy added two hits and an RBI. Logan Bell had a double and an RBI. The double was Bell’s 15th of the season, a school record.
Sweeney is 4-5 on the season on the mound.
LI–Justin Sweeney, wp (5IP, 7K, 0BB)
LE–Brayden Duko (3IP, 2BB, 1K), Brock Simpson (1 2/3IP, 2BB, 3K)
Meadowbrook 10, East Liverpool 0
BYESVILLE — Meadowbrook ended East Liverpool’s season with a 10-0 win in five innings in a Div. II sectional contest on Tuesday.
East Liverpool finishes 1-26. Cory Weyand had two hits for the Potters.
Heartland 4, Wellsville 0
WELLSVILLE — Heartland sophomore Caleb Graft tossed three-hitter and had a career-high 13 strikeouts as Heartland Christian collected its first tournament victory with a 4-0 win over Wellsville in a Division IV sectional opener Tuesday.
The Lions scored all four of their runs in the fourth innings — on an RBI bunt single by Joel Morgan and run-scoring singles by Hayden Stewart, Zach Labon and Caleb Graft.
Eight Heartland players had hits, led by Labon with two two singles.
The Lions improve to 8-10 and will play at top-seeded Springfield Local at 5 p.m. Thursday.
H–Caleb Graft, wp (7IP, 3H, 13K, 4BB) and Aaron Gault.
W–Cole Corbin, lp (3 1/3IP, 6H, 2K, 3BB), Justin Thirtyacre (3 2/3IP, 3H, 5K, 2H) and Caden Weekley.