Boardman sports briefs

Boardman defeats Liberty

Boardman - GF Insulations defeated Liberty 17-0 on June 24. Michael Cunningham and Dominic Stilliana rounded out their sterling stat line with 10 strikeouts and five walks. Liberty’s lineup had no answer for Stilliana as he had Liberty hitless over three innings, allowed no earned runs, walked three and struck out six.

The game was never in doubt after the second inning, as Boardman - GF Insulations scored two runs on an RBI double by Jarod Wilson and an RBI single by Jimmy Lagese. The biggest inning for Boardman - GF Insulations was the third as they scored 12 runs.

Michael Melewski racked up five RBIs on three hits for Boardman - GF Insulations. He singled in the second inning, hit a grand-slam home run in the third inning and tripled in the fourth inning. Boardman - GF Insulations defeated Liberty pitching, as six hitters combined for 13 hits, 10 RBIs and 14 runs scored. The win improves Boardman to 14-7 on the season.

Benefit golf outing set

The Brett Wilcox benefit golf outing will be July 21 at Lakeside Golf Course. Shot gun start will begin at 9 a.m. The cost is $65 per golfer or $250 for a foursome. Cost includes coffee and doughnuts at registration, lunch, dinner and drinks. Sponsorships are available for $100 for a hole sponsor or $350 for a gold sponsor.

First place will receive $400 and second place $200. In addition, there will be a Chinese auction, 50/50 raffle and a 50-inch TV raffle.

For more information, call John or Mary Dobrindt at 330-793-7782 or 330-298-5555 or Bob Shoman at 330-793-4578.

Send Neighbors your summer sports results

Summer is finally here and your young athletes are ready to compete. Whether it’s swimming, soccer, baseball or volleyball, Neighbors wants to share the successes of your teams and athletes.

Email us ( results, stats, photos and other information after your events so we can include them in an upcoming edition. Be sure to include first and last names and the date the game or competition took place. Have fun and good luck!

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