Thursday highlights


Champion’s Bella Meyer blasted two home runs to power the Golden Flashes to a Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference, Gray Tier championship and a 10-0, five-inning victory over Brookfield. Emma Gumont tossed a two-hitter for the win.

Ursuline’s Paige Ogden tossed a no-hitter as the Irish cruised past Grand Valley, 10-0, in five innings in a Division III bracket final on Thursday. Ogden struck out 12 and walked one for Ursuline, which plays Tuesday in a distrcit semifinal at South Range High School.

Hubbard’s Isabella O’Brien struck out 17, and Gillian Ryser pounded out four hits to lift the Eagles over Southeast, 10-4, in a Dvision II sectional bracket final. The Eagles now host a district semifinal.


Champion’s Adam Fisher hit home runs in his first three at-bats in an 18-2 rout of Newton Falls. Fisher finished with eight RBis in the five-inning game, while Aaron Ellsworth added four RBIs.

Badger’s Bradley Hamilton, Tim Steh and Steven Long combined to toss a five-inning no-hitter in a 17-0 victory over Chalker. Bradley Hamilton socked two doubles and drove in two runs to power the Braves’ offense.

Niles’ Anthony Fisher had three hits, including a double, and three RBIs in the Red Dragons’ 13-3, five-inning victory over Poland.

Brady Shannon of Ursuline tossed six scoreless innings, striking out seven, to help the Irish beat Warren G. Harding, 6-2.


Badger swept the Northeastern Athletic Conference track & field championships on Wednesday, beating Maplewood, 137-123, on the girls side and outscoring host Pymatuning Valley, 143-130, in the boys competition.

Badger senior Calena Jablonski won the 100, 200 and long jump, while anchoring the victorious 4×200 relay team.

Caleigh Richards of Maplewood won the 1600 and 3200 runs, was second in the 800 and led off the winning 4×400 relay team. Sarah Schneider of Lordstown won both hurdles events and was second in the long jump.

Badger’s Tanner Houser and Lincon Hopkins both won two events and ran on a winning relay team. Houser took the 100 and 200 dashes and anchored the 4×400 relay, while Hopkins captured the 800 and 1600 and anchored the victorious 4×800 squad.

Corey Lilley of Mathews won the long jump and the 400.


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