Baseball

Archbishop Hoban 8,?Lakewood St. Edward 7

After mounting a 5-1 lead through two innings, the host Knights (1-0) still needed an RBI single in the bottom of the seventh by Jordan Burns to start the season in the win column.

Trailing 7-6 in the sixth inning, Hoban senior shortstop Sean Trexler stole home to tie it at 7-7.

Burns then came through with the winning two-out single in the seventh.

Avon 9,?St. Vincent-St. Mary 8

The Fighting Irish committed six errors, which proved to be costly in their opening game.

Sophomore middle infielder Ian Dillard led the visiting Irish (0-1) with two singles, a double, a run and three RBI.

Sophomore Kevin Oya­kawa added three singles, an RBI and a run.

Jackson 5, Tallmadge 2

The host Polar Bears (1-0) used a four-run first inning and a strong pitching performance by senior starter Garrett Thompson to start the season off on the right foot.

Juniors Seth Vellucci, Tim Turner and Jake Miller each hit two singles. Kyle Mottice had a single and a double.

Lake 2, Massillon 1?Massillon 4, Lake 3

Senior Kyle Crites hit two singles and an RBI in game one for the visiting Blue Streaks in the victory.

Sophomore Damien Maglione paced the Tigers’ winning efforts in game two with two singles and a run scored.

Canton South 9, Revere 3?Canton South 12, Revere 2

The visiting Wildcats piled up 5 hits during the doubleheader to begin their season with a 2-0 record.

Junior Alex Porter had two singles, a double and five RBI in the first game. Senior Noah Mallon added two singles, a triple and two runs scored.

Sophomore D.J. Wilson paced the lineup in the second game with a single, two triples, three runs scored and three RBI.

North Canton Hoover 9,?West Branch 0

Junior Will Hauter led the host Vikings (1-0) with a single and two doubles.

Junior Matt Machamer added a single and a double for the Vikings.