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Edison slips past Margaretta late for SBC Bay Division win

By Norwalk Reflector staff • Apr 10, 2019 at 9:51 PM

MILAN — Thomas Simon’s infield single in the sixth inning scored the go-ahead for the Edison baseball team, which held off a rally from the visiting Polar Bears to earn a Bay Division victory on Wednesday in Milan.

Margaretta (4-6, 1-3) had cut a 5-2 deficit to 5-4, then after Edison (6-3, 2-1) scored twice in the fifth, the Bears scored three times in the top of the sixth to knot things up at 6-all.

Simon had two hits and scored twice for the Chargers who also got two hits each from Caden Cooper and Caleb Bissell.

Carson Kennedy had four RBIs, despite not getting credited for any hits. Jake Leibacher singled twice and added three runs scored.

None of the runs against Edison were earned. Simon had seven strikeouts in five innings, giving up four unearned runs on five hits.

Margaretta 200 023 0 — 7 7 4

Edison        131 021 x — 8 7 3

WP: Caleb Bissell; LP: Ben Palomo.

2B: (M) Bryce Graffin, Zach Luma


P. Clinton 15, Willard 4

WILLARD — The Crimson Flashes allowed 10 runs over the final two innings of Wednesday’s SBC Bay Division loss to the Redskins.

For Willard (1-9, 1-3), Austin Adelman was 2 for 2 with a run scored, while Jake Cok singled with two RBIs and also scored. Ian Brown was 1 for 3 with an RBI, and Ashton Ames and Caden Flowers each singled and scored a run.

P. Clinton 102 273 — 15 13 2

Willard 004 000 — 4 7 1

WP: Martinez; LP: Reed

2B: (PC) Crawford 2, Miller, Soloman


Plymouth 13, Lucas 6

LUCAS — The Big Red improved to 5-4 with Wednesday’s non-league road win over the Cubs.

Walker Elliot had two hits, two RBIs and stole six bases for Plymouth, while Clayton Miller added a double and two RBIs.

Also for Plymouth, Luke Hamann had three hits, two RBIs and scored twice, while Anthony Montgomery added two hits and stole three bases.

On the mound, Zeth Goth went five innings for the win. He allowed five earned runs on eight hits with nine strikeouts and four walks.

Plymouth 022 324 — 13 14 1

Lucas        210 201 — 6  9  6

WP: Goth; LP: N/A

2B: (P) Miller



Willard 10, Port Clinton 7

WILLARD — The Willard softball team improved to 6-5 overall and 2-3 in the SBC Bay Division with Wednesday’s home win over the visiting Redskins.

Willard scored seven runs in the second inning to take control.

Kelli Sowers had two hits and three RBIs for Willard, who also got two hits and an RBI each from Morgan Hamons, Melayna Mahl and Jena Adams. Whitney Robinson and Adams each had a double.

Hamons went all seven innings, allowing four earned runs on nine hits with two strikeouts and no walks.

P. Clinton 002 221 0 — 7 9 4

Willard 171 001 x — 10 14 7

WP: Hamons; LP: Sneider

2B: (PC) Sneider 2, Rose; (W) Robinson, Adams


Margaretta 8, Edison 2

MILAN — The SBC Bay Division-leading Polar Bears broke a scoreless tie with a four-run fourth inning en route to a win at Edison.

Kira Appeman doubled and had two RBIs in the seventh inning for the Chargers (6-3, 1-2). Mariah Medina also doubled, while Lindsey Fortuna, Jessica Stoll and Deana Blatnik each added singles.

Margaretta 000 413 0 — 8 11 3

Edison       000 000 2 — 2   6 3

WP: Moore; LP: Fortuna

2B: (E) Appeman, Medina; (M) Bush 2, Pemberton 2


Columbian 16, Norwalk 1

NORWALK — The Truckers fell to 2-10 overall and 0-3 in the Lake Division with Wednesday’s loss to the Tornadoes.

Abby Marchione was 3 for 3 with an RBI to lead Norwalk. Meadow Muratori was 2 for 3, while Sky Story doubled. Sydney Huges and Emma Kastor each added a hit.

Columbian 203 310 7 — 16 17 1

Norwalk      001 000 0 — 1   8  8

WP: N/A; LP: Corad

2B: (N) Story


Plymouth 8, Lucas 5

LUCAS — Plymouth improved to 8-2 with Wednesday’s road win over the Cubs in non-league action.

Maycie Creveling finished 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs for the Big Red, while Mallory Miller was 2 for 4 with an RBI and three runs scored. Emily Blanton singled and also drove in two runs. Shilo Plank was 2 for 5 with a double and an RBI, while Tristen Wiley also double and had an RBI.

In the circle, Ariel Plank allowed four earned runs on nine hits to pick up the win.

Plymouth 151 010 0 — 8 13 3

Lucas       000 020 3 — 5 9 4

WP: A. Plank; LP: Westfield

2B: (P) Creveling, S. Plank, Wiley; (L) Wilburn; 3B: (P) Miller



Norwalk 4, Avon 1

NORWALK — The Truckers won for a ninth time in 10 matches this season with Wednesday’s non-league victory over visiting Avon.

At first singles, Austin Brown swept (6-0, 6-0), while Carson Colahan won at second singles in three sets (5-7, 7-6 (1), 10-8). Andrew Mozina fell at third singles (6-1, 6-1).

At first doubles, Andrew Riley and Wyatt Brown won (6-1, 6-2), while the No. 2 team of Ben Traczek and Sam Vanderpool also won in straight sets (7-6 (1), 6-0).

Norwalk is off until Monday at Sandusky.

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