Howland 11, Canfield 4
A seven-run first inning was more than enough for Hannah Burke of Howland (2-2 AAC American) who fanned eight. Emily Price and Mackenzie Blessing both recorded a double, two singles and two RBIs for the Tigers. Victoria Rappach had two singles and three RBIs and Hannah Kowach had two singles and two RBIs. Amelia Mauenti homered for Canfield (1-1 AAC American).
Fitch 5, Poland 4, 8 innings
Alex Corrardi’s two hits included a double as the Falcons won in extra innings. Gabby Butcher had two hits while Alex Franken was the winning pitcher. Butcher scored the winning run on Sam Mehle’s single. For the Bulldogs (5-1, 1-1 AAC American), Marissa Trevis and Aleah Hughes each had three hits.
Hubbard 11, Niles 2
Julia Clemente pitched three innings of scoreless relief and had three hits and two RBIs to lead Hubbard (3-3, 2-0 AAC American). Olivia Sandberg had two hits and three RBIs, Taylor Watson had three RBIs and Caitlin O’Hara and Taylor Motok each had two hits.
Champion 11, Newton Falls 6
Brooke Culler had three hits and two RBIs, Kayla Hunt had three hits and Mackenzie Kiser had two hits, including a homer, and two RBIs for Champion (2-3, 1-1 AAC National). Brittany Allen added a single, a double and four RBIs. For Newton Falls (1-1 in AAC National), Kate Wainright had three hits and Alexis Novotny had two hits.
Girard 7, Jefferson 1
Neco Maderitz (4-2) struck out 10 batters and walked one for the Indians (5-2, 1-1 AAC National). Maderitz and Karlee Byrne doubled while Annie Parillo had two hits and two RBIs. Maderitz and Callie Jay also drove in two runs. Jefferson is 6-1, 1-1.
Lakeview 6, Liberty 1
Taylor Waid tossed a three-hitter, striking out 10 batters and walking two. She also doubled. Caitlin McDivitt had two hits while Lauren Casassa drove in two runs.
Springfield 4, East Palestine 2
Taylor Johnston brought home the go-ahead run in the bottom of the sixth to support the 10-strikeout pitching of Sami Somach. Springfield (4-2, 4-0 ITCL Tier 1) led 2-0 after four innings.
South Range 10, United 0
Carly DeRose tossed a no-hitter, striking out nine and walking none. She contributed four hits at the plate, scoring three times and stealing four bases. Darrien Yanke homered while Lexy Naples and Morgan Renforth each had two hits for the Raiders (5-1, 2-0 ITCL Tier 1).
Jackson-Milton 7, Lisbon 0
The Bluejays (7-1) scored all their runs in the first three innings to support the two-hit pitching of Paije Kiraly, who also had a double and drove in two runs.
Columbiana 13, Sebring 3
Khylea Fullum’s two hits included a triple as Clippers coach Jerry Beltempo celebrated his 300th career victory. Navi Kaur had four hits and three RBIs while Dakota DeAmicis and Madison Roessler each had two hits for Columbiana (6-1, 4-0 ITCL Tier 2).
McDonald 12, Southern 3
Kerrigan McDermott had four hits and Leigh Gatta had three, including a homer in the first inning, to lead McDonald (2-4, 2-2 ITCL Tier 2). Gatta struck out six to get the win and had two RBIs.
Western Reserve 14, Leetonia 0
April Lude (2-1) fired a no-hitter, striking out five and walking two. Jenny Stubbs’ two hits included a triple for the Blue Devils (4-0, 4-0 ITCL2). She scored three runs and drove in five. Maddie Kreitzburg doubled and scored twice and Alexis Lude had three hits.
Crestview 4, Mineral Ridge 2
The Rebels snapped a 2-2 with two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning for an ITCL Upper Tier victory. Anna Hardbrook had two hits for Crestview. Sidney Davis allowed just two hits for the victory.
West Branch 12, Salem 1
Kaylie Lewis (5-0) tossed a one-hitter for the Warriors (6-1, 3-0 Northeastern Buckeye Conference). She struck out six and walked one. She also had three hits and drove in three runs.
Lordstown 5, Southington 1
Hailey Toporcer had a two-run single and Sami Heverly had an RBI double during the Red Devils’ five-run fifth inning. Lordstown is 2-1 overall and 1-1 in the NAC.