Toronto softball wins late
TORONTO - The Toronto softball team held a 9-0 lead on Bridgeport after three innings only to see the visiting Bulldogs chip at the lead until the game was tied at nine before a seventh-inning RBI single by Shane Sears gave the Red Knights a 10-9 win Thursday.
Mariah Turner swung a big bat for the Lady Knights with a home run, double and five RBIs. Becca Schaming added two singles and Kayla Brown a double.
Toronto (11-9) is at Oak Glen Tuesday.
Toronto 10, Bridgeport 9
Bridgeport 110 123 1 - 9 9 3
Toronto 135 000 1 - 10 8 3
BRIDGEPORT: Hadzima (LP, 7K, 4BB) and Renzler. Bowers 2s; Hadzima 3s; Flipperman 2d.
TORONTO (11-9): Sears (WP, 6K, 4BB) and Brown, Stoica (6). Sears s, rbi; Brown d; Schaming 2s; Anderson s; Meadows s; Turner hr, d, 5rbi.
Toronto baseball rolls
TORONTO - The Toronto baseball team made quick work of visiting Bridgeport, 10-0 in five innings Thursday.
Ralph King scattered six hits in five shut out innings to pick up the win on the hill and helped his own cause at the plate with a single, double, and an RBI. Austin Lucas and John Romey each had two singles with Tyler Owens and Brad Melville each adding a double and an RBI. Spenser Sninchak and Tyler Antinone both had a single with Sninchak driving in a run.
Toronto (12-6) hosts Indian Creek today.
Toronto 10, Bridgeport 0
Bridgeport 000 00 - 0 6 2
Toronto 120 34 - 10 11 1
BRIDGEPORT: Stielvogel (LP, 1K, 3BB), Kreiter (4th, 1K, 2BB), McGrath (5th, 0K, 2BB) and Blamey. Stielvogle d, s.
TORONTO (12-6): King (WP, 2K, 1BB) and Solomon. Owens d, rbi; Lucas 2s; Sninchak s, rbi; Antinone s; Romey 2s; King s, d, rbi; Melville d, rbi; Johnson s; Marriner 2s, rbi.
Redskins top Huskies
MINGO JUNCTION - Indian Creek handed visiting Buckeye 8 rival Harrison Central a 9-2 loss Thursday.
Jordan Yeater earned the win on the mound for the Redskins, giving up just two runs on five hits. The Creek offense was led by Sammy Orr with two singles, a double and two RBIs along with Anthony Davis' two singles and three RBIs and Zach Williams' two singles and two RBIs.
For the Huskies Ryan Rose had two singles, Hunter Yarnell a single and an RBI, and Drew Horn had an RBI.
Indian Creek travels to Toronto today.
Indian Creek 9, Harrison Central 2
Harrison Central 000 110 0 - 2 5 1
Indian Creek 000 315 x - 9 12 1
HARRISON CENTRAL: Rose (LP, 4K, 5BB) and Hyndman. R. Mitchell s; Pelegreen s; Rose 2s; Yarnell s, rbi; D. Horn rbi.
INDIAN CREEK (8-13): J. Yeater (WP, 3K, 5BB) and Orr. Young 2s; Orr 2s, d, 2rbi; Yocum s; Williams 2s, 2rbi; Davis 2s, 3rbi; Wise s; J. Yeater s, rbi.
McGrath records an ace
EAST LIVERPOOL - Richard McGrath made a hole-in-one at Turkana Golf Course. The Toronto resident used a 7-iron on the par 3 13th hole. The witnesses were Mark McCart and Bo Kestner.
Griffith records an ace
CHESTER - David Griffith made a hole-in-one at Mountaineer Golf Course. He used a 9-iron on the 125-yard par 3 17th hole. The witnesses were James Baker and Ed Jones.