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: 8-0-2-0-2–12-11-2

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.

LE: 0-0-0-0-0–0-1-4

LI: 1-1-3-2-3–10-10-0

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: 0-0-0-4-0-0-0–4-9-0

W: 0-0-0-0-0-0-0–0-3-0

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.