SOFTBALL

Hudson 5,

Wadsworth 4 (9)

Freshman Ava Butina lined a two-strike, two-out single over the first baseman to score Maddie Roukey with the game-winner in extra innings. Hudson improved to 15-1 overall and 7-1 in the Suburban League National Conference. The Explorers' only senior, Cami Madar, had three hits to help Roukey get the pitching victory. Roukey is now 8-1.

 

Lake 7, Green 0

The fourth-ranked team in Division I, shut out the Bulldogs in a Federal League matchup. Blue Streaks pitcher Jessica LeBeau struck out nine.

 

Walsh Jesuit 7,

Archbishop Hoban 2

Junior Riley Zana hit two doubles and earned the pitching win for the Warriors.

 

Revere 19, Orange 0

Shannon Appel and Jennica Levermann combined to no-hit Orange in an Akron Division II sectional game. Appel struck out six and Levermann two, on the way to the win.

 

CVCA 14,

Cleveland JFK 0

In an Akron Division II sectional, the Royals advanced behind the arm of Lindsey Curcio. She struck out 10 in four innings to improve to 6-6.

 

BASEBALL

Hudson 1,

Wadsworth 0

Nolan O'Connell drove in the only run of the game on a double in the third inning and threw 6 2/3 innings of scoreless ball, in the Explorers' (17-3, 10-3) Suburban League win at home. O'Connell is now 2-0 and Joe Whitman picked up his eighth save in relief.

 

Crestwood 8,

Lake Center Christian 7

The Blue Devils secured a Portage Trail Conference County Division win by throwing out the potential game-tying run in a rundown at third base. Logan Bailey had three hits and an RBI to lead Crestwood (13-11, 3-6). Brandon Yoder had a single, triple and two RBI for Lake Center Christian (10-8, 5-5).

 

Rootstown 10,

Mogadore 0

The Rovers (18-4, 10-0) won their 14th consecutive game with a PTC County Division shutout of visiting Mogadore (11-5, 6-3). Adam Beery went five innings, struck out six and allowed just two hits and four walks to improve to 5-1.

 

Woodridge 4, Field 3 (12)

Jarrett Martin's 12th inning, walk-off single got the Bulldogs (14-6, 11-2) a PTC Metro win.