CAREY — Down 2-0, Carey struck for four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to hand Arlington its first loss of the season 4-2 in a nonconference softball game on Thursday.
Ali Rymer got the win by allowing two runs on seven hits with a walk and five strikeouts for the Blue Devils (4-4). She helped her own cause with an RBI double. Hannah Draper doubled and singled driving in a run and freshman Dani Bardinelli-Clark had an RBI triple for Carey.
Britnee Johnson had three singles with an RBI and Megan and Hannah Johnson both added a pair of singles to lead Arlington (7-1).
Arlington 100 010 0 — 2 7 2
Carey 000 004 x — 4 7 3
WP — Ali Rymer (3-3). LP — B. Johnson (6-1). top hitters: (Car) Rymer 2B, RBI; Draper 2B, 1B, RBI; Bardinelli-Clark 3B, RBI. (Arl) M. Johnson 2-1B; B. Johnson 3-1B, RBI; H. Johnson 2-1B.
records: Carey 4-4, Arlington 7-1.
NEW RIEGEL 1
NEW RIEGEL — Lexi Buck surrendered four hits and no earned runs in seven innings to earn the win in the circle as Springfield handed New Riegel its first loss of the season in a 6-1 nonleague contest on Thursday.
Kierra Hague singled twice and drove in two runs, Hanna Girlie added a pair of singles and an RBI and Kiley Aller contributed three singles for the Blue Devils (9-1).
Taylor Kirian (10-1) gave up five earned runs on 10 hits as the Blue Jackets dropped to 10-1 on the season.
Lauren Zoeller had a pair of singles to lead New Riegel.
Springfield 103 101 0 — 6 10 1
New Riegel 010 000 0 — 1 4 0
WP — Buck. LP — Kirian (10-1). top hitters: (Spr) Aller 3-1B; Girlie 2-1B, RBI; Hague 2-1B, 2 RBI. (NR) Zoeller 2-1B.
records: Springfield 9-1, New Riegel 10-1.
UPPER SANDUSKY 9
MOUNT BLANCHARD — Maranda Stansberry smacked a pair of triples and drove in three runs as Upper Sandusky dropped Riverdale 9-5 in North Central Conference action on Thursday.
Sara Gier worked seven innings, allowing five runs on eight hits to pick up the victory in the circle. She also added three singles to help the Rams improve to 6-3 overall and 3-0 in NCC play.
Hannah Morris singled, doubled and recorded two RBIs, Bre Parish added a double and a triple and Taylor Farmer contributed a pair of singles for the Falcons (2-7, 0-3).
Upper Sandusky 142 002 0 — 9 10 2
Riverdale 110 003 0 — 5 8 4
WP — Gier. LP — Farmer. top hitters: (US) Mar. Stansberry 2-3B, 3 RBI; Gier 3-1B. (Riv) Morris 1B, 2B, 2 RBI; Farmer 2-1B; Parish 2B, 3B.
records: Upper Sandusky 6-3 overall, 3-0 North Central Conference; Riverdale 2-7, 0-3.
ADA — Unbeaten Bluffton scored in five of the six innings to knock off Ada 12-1 in a Northwest Conference softball game on Thursday.
Mackayla Wilson smoked a home run, double and single driving in five RBIs and Taylor Monday had a pair of doubles to lead Bluffton’s 15-hit attack. Sami Fruchey allowed one run on six hits in six innings to get the win for the Pirates (6-0 overall, 2-0 NWC).
Ashley Windle had a pair of singles for Ada (4-2, 0-2).
Bluffton 220 323 — 12 15 0
Ada 000 001 — 1 6 3
WP — Fruchey. LP — Amburgey. top hitters: (Blu) Wilson HR, 2B, 1B, 5 RBI; Monday 2-2B; L. Parkins 2B, 1B, RBI; Willis 3-1B; Hunt 2-1B; A. Parkins 2B, 2 RBI; Sneary 1B, RBI; Fruchey 1B, RBI. (Ada) Windle 2-1B; Amburgey 1B, RBI.
records: Bluffton 6-0 overall, 2-0 Northwest Conference; Ada 4-2, 0-2.
PATRICK HENRY 12
HAMLER — Alison Imbrock limited Montpelier to just one run on three hits as Patrick Henry rolled to a 12-1 Northwest Ohio Athletic League softball win over the Locomotives Thursday.
Katie Kurtz tripled with two singles with four RBIs while Natalie Herder homered and singled with two RBIs and Kristen Bostelman added a double and single with two RBIs for Patrick Henry (7-2 overall, 1-2 NWOAL).
Sidney Houk had an RBI triple for Montpelier.
Montpelier 100 00 — 1 3 2
Patrick Henry 331 5x — 12 9 2
WP — Imbrock (5-0). LP — Duchene. top hitters: .
records: Patrick Henry 7-2 overall, 1-2 Northwest Ohio Athletic League; Montpelier 4-4, 2-3.
PANDORA — Liberty-Benton scored two runs in the top of the ninth inning to escape with a 5-3 win over Pandora-Gilboa in a Blanchard Valley Conference softball game on Thursday.
Shaye Rodesky hit a single and drove in two runs in the top of the ninth for Liberty-Benton (2-4 overall, 1-2 BVC). Maddy Pape had a single and picked up the win.
Jenna Sigler had two singles and an RBI for Pandora-Gilboa (1-6, 1-3 BVC), which had seven errors.
Liberty-Benton 012 000 002 — 5 6 3
Pandora-Gilboa 111 000 000 — 3 6 7
WP — Pape (1-2). LP — Maag (1-6). top hitters: (L-B) Rodesky 1B, 2 RBI; Anders 1B, RBI. (P-G) Sigler 2-1B, RBI; M. Maag & O. Maag 1B, RBI.
records: Liberty-Benton 2-4 overall, 1-2 Blanchard Valley Conference; Pandora-Gilboa 1-6, 1-3.
LEIPSIC — Leipsic’s Haley Gerten hit two triples and picked up the win as the Vikings charged past Kalida 16-6 in five innings in a Putnam County League softball game on Thursday.
Leipsic (2-8, 2-1 PCL) scored three runs in the bottom of the second inning to tie the game at six, then exploded for nine runs in the fourth to take a 15-6 lead.
Kalida 150 00 — 6 6 3
Leipsic 330 91 — 16 6 1
WP — Gerten. LP — Nagy. top hitters: (Leip) Gerten 2-3B.
records: Kalida 2-3 overall, 1-1 Putnam County League; Leipsic 2-8, 2-1.
NORTH BALTIMORE 8
VAN BUREN 5
VAN BUREN — North Baltimore scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to tie Van Buren at five apiece, then the Tigers scored three runs in the eighth to come away with an 8-5 win in a nonleague softball game on Thursday.
Kelcie Bean ripped two singles and a double and picked up the win for North Baltimore (4-4). Cheyenne Hernandez doubled and singled, and Haleigh Fleck hit a double and drove in two runs.
Brylie Rampe hit a single and had an RBI for Van Buren (4-7).
North Baltimore 002 100 23 — 8 9 4
Van Buren 001 040 00 — 5 6 3
WP — Bean. LP — Miller. top hitters: (NB) Bean 2B, 2-1B; Hernandez 2B, 1B; Fleck 2B, 2 RBI; Boyer 2-1B. (VB) Rampe 1B, RBI.
records: North Baltimore 4-4, Van Buren 4-7.
Fostoria committed 10 errors and fell behind 11-2 after three innings in a 13-2 loss to Arcadia Thursday night in nonconference action.
Megan Hill had a double and a single for Arcadia (6-0).
Ashley Baird was the winning pitcher for the Redskins, while Erica Moore took the loss for the Lady Red.
Moore recorded a home run, a triple and a single for Fostoria.
Arcadia 263 02 X — 13 10 1
Fostoria 200 00 X — 2 6 10
WP— Baird. LP — Moore. top hitters: (ARC) Hill 2B, 1B. (FOS) Moore HR, 3B, 1B.
records: Arcadia 6-0, Fostoria 1-6.
BASCOM — McComb picked up its second victory of the season with a 13-3 nonconference run-rule victory against Hopewell-Loudon on Thursday.
The Panthers improved to 2-7 with the win while the Chieftains fell to 1-8.
Brigitte Swartz doubled with three singles and an RBI and Brenna Dee added two singles and a double with an RBI to lead McComb at the plate.
Shelby Sauber had two singles and Gabby Gregg added a double and single for the Chieftains.
McComb 000 274 — 13 13 0
Hopewell-Loudon 020 010 — 3 6 0
WP — Gomez. LP — Coppus. top hitters: (McC) Swartz 3-1B, 2B, 4 RBI; Dee 3B, 2-1B, RBI;’ Lanning 2-1B; Ward 2-1B, RBI. (H-L) Sauber 2-1B; Gregg 2-1B; Wilson HR.
records: McComb 2-7, Hopewell-Loudon 1-8.
CELINA — Haley Kitchen struck out 10 batters and tossed a complete game five-hitter as Ottawa-Glandorf shut out Celina on Thursday in Western Buckeye League softball.
Kitchen also doubled for Ottawa-Glandorf (5-1, 1-1 WBL), as did Michell Sdao.
Mel Donovan allowed three earned runs on six hits in three innings of work for Celina (3-3, 2-1).
Celina 000 000 0 — 0 5 0
Ottawa-Glandorf 002 100 x — 3 8 1
WP — Kitchen. LP — Donovan. top hitters: (Cel) McGillvary 2B, Barga 2B. (O-G) Miller 2B, Sdao 2B, Kitchen 2B.
records: Celina 3-3, 2-1 Western Buckeye League; Ottawa-Glandorf 5-1, 1-1.