East Palestine bops Heartland
UNITY — East Palestine had the bats ready to go in a 16-6 win over Heartland Christian on Thursday at Next Level Sports Complex.
Jordon Fristik went 5 for 6, while Cameron Wischerman was 4 for 5 for the Bulldogs (3-7). Sean Helpy got the win on the mound and added three hits.
Hayden Stewart had two hits for the Lions (4-4). Caleb Graft added two hits. Zach Labon and Nate Garzanich had doubles.
East Palestine hosts Mohawk (Pa.) on Saturday. Heartland is at East Canton on Monday.
EP –Sean Helpy, wp (3IP, 0BB, 1K), Zion Figley (1IP, 3BB, 0K), Brock Cheruco (3IP, 2BB, 1K) and Conner Elliott.
HC–Hayden Stewart, lp (2IP, 0BB, 1K), Caleb Graft (2/3IP, 3BB, 1K), Sean Gilmore (4 1/3IP, 1K, 1BB) and Tom Kling.
Minerva 11, United 4
MINERVA — Minerva scored three runs in the fifth inning and six in the sixth to rally past United, 11-4, Thursday.
Charlie Bolanz led the Lions with three hits, including a home run and a double, four RBIs and two runs. Alex Kimble had a double, two singles and four runs; Cameron Maley two doubles and three RBIs; Evan Hertel two hits and two runs.
For the Eagles, Brady Leyman had two doubles and two RBIs and Austin Minard two singles and a run.
United will host Southern on Monday.
U: 0-1-3-0-0-0-0– 4- 7-0
M–L. Kimble, wp (5 1/3IP, 3ER, 7H, 3BB), E. Herel (1 2/3IP, 1K) and Alex Kimble.
U–Shane Black, lp (5IP, 8ER, 10H, 2K, 4BB), Ethan Antram (0IP, 3ER, 1H, 3BB), Brady Leyman (1IP, 1H, 1BB) and Parker Hydrick.
Lisbon 7, Waterloo 0
ATWATER — Garrett Cox threw a shutout to lead Lisbon to a 7-0 win over Waterloo on Thursday.
Jaikep Entrikin had two hits including a double for the Devils, while Logan Bell had a double.
LI–Garrett Cox, wp (4K, 0BB)
W–Colbert, lp (4IP, 3BB, 2K), Wise (2IP, 1BB, 1K), Weaver (1IP, 1BB, 0K)
Ursuline 10, Columbiana 1
COLUMBIANA — Columbiana’s baseball team fell to Ursuline by a 10-1 count on Thursday at Firestone Park.
Chase Franken had two hits including a double for Columbiana (4-5). Ryan Fahs had two hits. Evan Kenneally drove in the Clippers’ only run.
Columbiana is at West Branch today.