Poland 8, Canfield 2
Marty Malenic went 3-for-3 with a double and two RBIs for Poland (4-1), which took a 4-0 lead in the bottom of the first. Bulldogs coach Rich Murray broke Norm McIltrot’s school record for career victories with 154. Pat Carlozzi (1-1) pitched six innings of shutout ball, giving up six hits with six strikeouts. Ed Pilolli had three hits, including two doubles, and an RBI for Canfield (4-1).
Fitch 12, Lakeview 2
Nick Heitzer had three hits and scored four runs for Fitch (3-1), while Scott Pierce hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, Kyle Benyo went 3-for-4 with a homer and Zach Miller doubled and drove in four runs. Trent Collins got the win, pitching four innings with six strikeouts and no walks. For Lakeview (1-2), Evan Olbrych singled and homered and Chris Romano had two hits.
Niles 17, Lordstown 0
Chris Parry had two hits and scored four runs, Kodie Zuschlage had two hits and two RBIs and Chance Hanshaw had two hits and two runs for Niles. Murphy Miller pitched a five-inning two-hitter with 10 strikeouts.
Howland 11, Edgewood 1
Kyle Watson had three hits and an RBI, Vinny Ruberto singled, doubled and drove in a run and Will Price doubled and drove in two for Howland (4-1). Tyler Spain and Evan Steele each added two hits. AJ Armstrong got the win, giving up three hits with four strikeouts and zero walks.
Hubbard 2, Warren Harding 1
Winning pitcher Vince Sferra (1-0) scattered five hits, striking out eight and walking five. In the first inning, Brett Lopuchovsky scored on a wild pitch. Two innings later, Alex Greathouse singled, stole second base and was sacrifice bunted to third by Lopuchovsky, He scored on Tyler Taafe’s RBI groundout. B.J. Fronzaglio and Chris Colella had the other hits for the Eagles (1-4). For Harding (0-3), Dylan Pflager’s two hits included a RBI single in the seventh inning to score Adam Butler.
Girard 13, Warren JFK 1
Jim Standohar had four hits, scored four runs and drove in one for the Indians (5-0). Jordan Graziano, Kyle Harris and Zach Cichran each had two hits. Winning pitcher Dylan White allowed one hit over four innings, For Warren JFK (1-4), Chandler Diles had the hit.
Yo. Christian 17, East 16
Youngstown Christian scored seven runs in the bottom of the seventh to rally. Caleb Cavicchi got the win in relief and added three hits. Aaron Beebe and Josh Mounce both had doubles for YCS. For East, Ali Mujahed had four RBIs. Brandon Jackson had a triple and Carlos Uribarry and Will Peterson had three hits.
Springfield 13, Southern 2
Hunter Snyder had three hits and four RBIs for the Tigers. Ryan Kohler’s two hits included a double.
Nick Woloschak (1-1) tossed a six-hitter with five strikeouts and a walk to lead the Bluejays (3-1). Woloschak also had two hits, including a double, and two RBIs and Jeremy Fitzpatrick and Nate Clark both doubled. Tommy Rebraca singled and doubled for McDonald (1-3).
South Range 13, United 0
South Range’s Tyler Baird and Turner Curry combined for a five-inning one-hitter. Baird had seven strikeouts and earned the win for the Raiders (5-0, 3-0). Bill Goodall, Dan Macinga and Ryan Miller each had two hits. Goodall led all hitters with three RBIs.
East Palestine 12, Lisbon 8
Chris Raley had three hits and two runs, Alec Dumbauld had two hits and four RBIs and Justin Fristik had a single, a double and two RBIs for EP (3-0, 2-0 ITCL Tier One). Fristik got the win, giving up three hits in 31⁄3 innings with seven walks and three strikeouts. Frank Morrell had three hits, including a double, for Lisbon.
Heartland Christian 3,
Nathan Sommers and Max Mchale each had an RBI for Heartland. For the Rebels (0-3), Josh McCoogan and Riley Mackall each brought home a run while Jake Wick tripled.
Western Reserve 31,
Tristan Bova (1-0) and Ian Hames combined on a five-hitter for the Blue Devils (3-2, 3-0 ITCL2). Parker Clegg’s five hits included a double and he drove in seven runs. Walker Marlowe had three hits including a double and drove in three runs. Jason Smith tripled and singled for two RBIs.
Windham 7, Mathews 3
Bryan Leipply and Jeremy Forsythe each and two hits for the Mustangs (2-2, 1-1 Northeastern Athletic Conference). The Bombers are 5-0, 3-0.
West Branch 9, Carrollton 2
Jake Smith doubled twice and drove in three runs and Kip DeShields doubled and drove in two runs for WB (2-4, 2-1 NBC). Jake Evanoff pitched a two-hitter with six strikeouts. Carrollton is 2-4, 0-3.
Beaver Local 8, Indian Creek 1
Caleb Jackson was 3-for-4 with three RBIs for Beaver Local. Dominic Muscan threw a complete game, allowing one run on six hits, striking out nine over seven innings.
Sebring 8, Mineral Ridge 4
Sebring pitchers struck out 10 batters and walked only three in a win over Mineral Ridge. Alex recorded three hits, including a triple, and two RBIs for the Trojans (1-3). Nick Ferguson was charged with the loss for the Rams (3-1).
Niles 2, Canton McKinley 1
Tyler Srbinovich tossed a two-hitter for the Red Dragons, striking out eight and walking three in Wednesday’s game. Richard Limongi and Murphy Miller drove in the runs. Srbinovich and Murphy each had two hits.