Beacon Journal staff report
Ellet 14, Garfield 0 (5 inn.)
Marissa Calise threw a no-hitter and drove in two runs, singled, tripled and walked twice in the opener for the host Orangemen.
East 10, Kenmore 0 (5 inn.)
Holly Home struck out 10 as she pitched an opening day no-hitter and doubled and tripled for the visiting Dragons.
Wadsworth 17, Ashland 7
Senior pitcher Hannah Simmons drove in three runs with two singles and a double and junior third baseman Nikki Weaber had a single and double and drove in a run for the host Grizzlies.
Norton 17, Barberton 2
The host Panthers unleashed a 16-hit attack led by freshman shortstop Kayleigh Myers, who debuted with a home run, single, double and five RBI.
Highland 7, Berea 1
AnnMarie Kirchner threw a no-hitter for the host Hornets.
Medina 10, Hudson 1
Vanessa Scoarste had two hits and scored a run and pitcher Bobbi Langlois scattered eight hits for the visiting Bees.
Canton Central Catholic 16,?St. Thomas Aquinas 6
Caitlin Gambone singled, doubled, tripled and had four RBI, and Nikki Flynn tripled and had four RBI for the host Crusaders.
Garfield 5, Buchtel 0 (5 inn.)
Senior pitcher Alex Snyder struck out 13 of the 15 batters in throwing a perfect game for the host Golden Rams.
Ellet 12, North 0 (5 inn.)
Senior Bryan Staley threw a no-hitter and Russell Kline had two home runs and five RBI for host Orangemen.
West Branch 4, Stow 3
Beau Taylor had the game-winning hit with one out in the bottom of the seventh for the Warriors.
Barberton 3, Wadsworth 0
Senior pitcher Sean Connor threw a three-hit shutout for the host Magics.