ON AREA DIAMONDS \ Youth baseball
TRI-T COLT (15-17)
Columbiana DeChellis Dental 17, Niles Red 10 -- David Vitko hit a home run and double, while Garrett Snyder and Pat Sposota added three hits apiece for Columbiana. Bill Eddy had two hits for Niles.East Liverpool American Legion 374 8, Salem Parker Hunter 7 -- Bo Ibbs hit three singles for East Liverpool in the eight-inning contest. Nate Howard, Cody Jackson, Drew Leslie and Corey Keller added two hits apiece. Neal Brandt hit four singles and drove in two runs for Parker Hunter. Adam Stone and Luke Kustenhuber each had two singles.
TRI-T PONY (13-14)
Canfield Allison Waste Disposal 14, Campbell East Suburban Optimist 3 -- Joey Hoelzel pitched a complete game three-hitter to pick up the win. He also hit a triple and double. Kyle Kesner, Tim Calhoun and Mark Pelini each had two hits. Jey Romito and Mike Lopez each hit a double for Campbell.
BABE RUTH (14-15)
Astro Falcons 9, Sluggers 2 -- Trent Vallinger pitched a complete game and struck out five to pick up the win. Tom Cheslik hit a double and two singles to pace Astro. Pat Woods, Dante Lewis and Vallinger each had two hits.All-Star Sports 8, Rizer Group Insurance 7 -- Cody Bailey paced All-Star Sports with three hits. Mike Leonard led Rizer with two hits.Rondinelli 11, Salem AC 1 -- Rondinelli's Jaymee Shephard pitched a three hitter to pick up the win. Roberto Morales and Ancrew Zunic had key hits for Rondinelli.Joe Koch Realty 11, Mahoning Valley Panthers 1 -- Jared Kirin collected a pair of hits and drove in two runs for Koch Realty. Kevin McCulloh had 4 RBIs.
BABE RUTH (13)
Sluggers 5, Line Drive 0 -- Sluggers won the game with a five-run rally in the eighth inning.Sluggers 14, Astro Falcons 2North Stars 9, Rondinelli 5