Quakers narrowly fall to Alliance
ALLIANCE – Haley Carner hit two RBIs for Salem, but it wasn’t enough as Alliance picked up the 4-3 win on Tuesday in softball action.
Clara Janofa also contributed with two hits, along with a double each for Rylee Meals and Kristen Brown. Courtney Waters struck out three on the mound.
S-Courtney Waters, lp (2K, 2BB).
A-Charlie Kelley, wp (6K, 1BB).
COLUMBIANA-Columbiana beat Lowellville 19-0 in softball action Tuesday.
Lauren Schlueter had a double, a single and two RBIs for the Clippers, while Madison Macklin had three singles and three RBIs.
Columbiana improves to 15-2 overall and 9-1 in the ITCL lower tier. Lowellville is 1-6.
C-Madison Macklin, wp, (5IP, 7K, 0BB) and Navi Kaur.
L-Grace Sotlar, lp, (4IP, 11BB, 2K) and Kelsi DeMetro.
West Branch 8,
BELOIT – Bailey McElwain had four hits including a double, triple and two singles with three RBIs in West Branch’s 8-7 win over Marlington in eight innings on Tuesday.
Jeni Stewart added four hits and an RBI.
West Branch is 12-3 and 8-2 in the Northeastern Buckeye Conference.
The Warriors face Girard Thursday at Springfield High School.
West Branch’s jayvee softball team beat Marlington 16-14 on Tuesday.
Ellie Elasivich and Whitney Wallace had three hits each for the winners, 12-1.
WB-Sarah Weber, wp (2 1/3IP, 1K, 2BB), Cati Metzgar, lp (5 2/3IP, 3K, 0BB) and Bailey Byers.
MA-Kelsey McFarland, lp (3K, 2BB) and Kaysee Kerr.
East Palestine 6
HANOVERTON -United’s Taylor John had two singles and a double in helping lead the Eagles over the Bulldogs 7-6 at home Tuesday.
MacKenzie Firth added two hits. Elle Smith had two hits and an RBI for the Eagles.
For the Bulldogs, Sydney Smith had four hits and three RBIs including a double.
United improves to 4-16 (3-7) and will be at Jackson Milton Thursday.
U- Kassie Chestnut (4IP, 5K, 6BB), Amanda Hall (3IP, 1K, 0BB).
EP- Carlee Biegenwald (6IP, 4K, 4BB).
COLUMBIANA-Crestview rolled Jackson-Milton 10-3 in softball action Tuesday.
Alexys Brooks had two doubles and four RBIs for the Rebels (13-4, 5-3 ITCL upper tier), while Lindsey Balmenti had two doubles and two RBIs and Sarah Kohler had a double and an RBI.
Jackson-Milton falls to 6-9 overall and 3-6 in the ITCL upper tier.
Crestview hosts Springfield today.
CR-Lindsey Balmenti, wp, (7IP, 11K, 6BB) and Syd Davis.
JM-Beth Ritchie, lp, (7IP, 4K, 1BB) and Paige Windt.
South Range 10,
NEW MIDDLETOWN-The South Range softball team kept it hold on first place in the ITCL upper tier with a 10-1 win over Springfield Tuesday.
Stevie Taylor and Taylor Helon led the way for the Raiders (16-4, 11-0) with three hits and two RBIs apiece.
Nikki Bovo led the Tigers with a triple and run scored.
South Range is at Lisbon today.
SR-Caragyn Yanek, wp, (7IP, 10K, 1BB) and Sara Moretti.
SP-Taylor Johnston, lp, (2/3IP, 0K, 0BB), Nikki Bovo (3 1/3 IP, 3K, 1BB), Josie Applegarth (3IP, 0K, 3BB) and Charli Troggio.
Western Reserve 10, Southern 0
SALINEVILLE – Aleah Hughes struck out 11 and pitched a no-hitter Tuesday as Western Reserve shut down Southern 10-0 in five innings.
Jenny Stubbs and Gabby Stubbs both had two runs for the Blue Devils, and Marley Oles had a single.
The Indians drop to 3-12, and head to Lowellville today.
WR-Aleah Hughes, wp (5IP, 11K, 0BB).
S: Kayla Huff, lp (2 1/3IP, 0K, 0BB), Jadan Hickman (2 2/3IP, 0K, 2BB).