Ursuline’s Gunther, Shore combine to beat Howland
Ursuline’s Makayla Shore pitched a three-hitter with seven strikeouts in Friday’s 6-3 victory over Howland at the Strikeout Cancer Invitational at Candlelite Knolls. Macey Gunther had two hits and four RBIs, including the go-ahead two-out, three-run homer in the top of the seventh.
Edgewood’s Gabrielle Patete had four strikeouts, improving to 4-0 with a 3-1 victory over East Palestine. Karly Pence had a solo home run for the Bulldogs.
West Branch’s Cheyenne Miller had four hits and the Warriors put together a seventh-inning rally in a 5-1 victory over Jackson-Milton. Paige Kiraly had nine strikeouts and hit a triple for the Blue Jays.
Champion and Jefferson both scored in the eighth inning, but the game couldn’t go on because of darkness in the Mahoning Valley Invitational at Boardman’s Fields of Dreams. The game was called as both team were tied at 6. The Golden Flashes play Boardman today at 11:45 a.m.
Brookfield’s Lauren Hawley had four RBIs for Brookfield in a 12-11 victory over Reynolds (Pa.).
Poland’s Taylor Miokovic and Aleah Hughes combined to no-hit Boardman in 17-4 win.
In baseball, South Range’s Mason Miller improved to 3-0 with a no-hit shutout in a 4-0 victory over East Palestine.