SPORTS

Leonhard’s five goals lead Wasps

Mabel Leonhard’s five goals surpassed Kenna Penrod for the highest in the Pennville Soccer Club Stinger division and led the A Place to Grow Wasps to a 6-0 win over the AgBest Express Bees, but couldn’t overcome the Patriot Sportswear Hornets for a 3-1 loss.

Jay rolls to victory

Jay County Summer Swim Team beat South Adams 691-328 Thursday at Portland Water Park.

Helpers to heroes

After serving as bat boys for the 2015 and ‘16 Fort Recovery High School baseball teams that made the state tournament, Gavin Faller, Troy Homan and Sage Wendel got their own chance to compete at the highest level of high school baseball in Ohio over this past weekend.

Rockets get revenge on Kekiongas

FORT WAYNE — The Rockets struggled against the Kekiongas over the weekend, dropping three of four games.

She’s a pro, bro

MUNCIE — Kylie Murr started the month of May by leading the Vegas Thrill in digs as it rallied for a five-set victory over the Orlando Valkyries. She finished by sharing her skills with area athletes.

Late life

The Portland Rockets got a two-run home run from Aidyn Coffey that swung the momentum in their favor, leading to a 11-3 victory over the Muncie Chiefs on Tuesday.

POET’s offense edges Nursery

Despite having eight extra-base hits to five, Cook’s Nursery fell to POET Bioprocessing 13-11 in Portland Junior League Rookie baseball on Tuesday.

Indians open with loss to Flyers

MARIA STEIN, Ohio — The Indians just got back from the state tournament in the early hours of Monday morning. On their run to the state championship game, they had to take down the Flyers in the district final.

Summer swim team opens with big win

UNION CITY — The Jay swimmers started their season off with a bang. The Jay County Summer Swim team started the 2024 season off strong as the girls dominated to push Jay County to a win at the Wabash Valley Conference Relays on Saturday held at Union City High School.

Cinderella run comes to an end

A two-out double by Grady Monigold in the sixth inning pushed the No. 1 Hiland Hawks to a 3-2 victory over the Fort Recovery High School baseball team in the OHSAA Division IV state championship game on Sunday at Canal Park.

Dues delivers

The Fort Recovery High School baseball team got a strong performance out of Alex Dues on the mound to lead the Indians to a 3-1 victory over the Hillsdale Falcons in the OHSAA Division IV state semifinal on Saturday at Canal Park, home of the Ducks.

Tough finish

YORKTOWN — Patriots’ coach Dave Haines has often raved about the mental focus and maturity of Caleb DeRome. That attitude came into play on the back nine after a slow start on the front. Unfortunately for the senior, it wasn’t enough to achieve his goal of breaking 80.

Offense shows out for Cook’s

There are multiple different ways to win baseball games. A strong offensive performance will often get you where you need to go. Four players put up big numbers for Cook’s Nursery in its 12-3 win over Pak-A-Sak on Wednesday in Portland Junior League Rookie baseball.

‘Why not us?’

“Why not us?” That’s how the Indians have been breaking down their huddles through the postseason. That mindset has carried them through the sectional, past the Midwest Athletic Conference teams in the district and helped them defeat a 20-win team in the regional.

Golden attitude

Saturday marked the 50th anniversary of Jeff Brown of Dunkirk High School winning the Robert S. Hinshaw Mental Attitude Award in Boys Track and Field.
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