May 2, 2016

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Diamond Report

Diamond Report

High school baseball: Wellington jumps on Lake Ridge earlyHigh school softball: Elyria rocks SolonSoftball: Keystone freshman Sydney Campbell shuts out BuckeyeHigh school baseball: Ortiz sparks Lake Ridge to emotional shutout win over Open Door

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High school baseball: Wellington jumps on Lake Ridge early

OBERLIN — Wellington had three days off prior to Sunday’s non-league game against Lake Ridge Academy. Coming to the ballpark on the traditional day of rest was just what the doctor ordered to wake up the Dukes’ offense. Sophomore third baseman Tristan Arno drove in five runs and Wellington took advantage of seven Royals errors Read More…

High school softball: Seasoned Keystone rides homers from Summer and Autumn to pair of victories at Prebis Classic

LAGRANGE — Who needs spring when Summer and Autumn are in the lineup? Keystone senior Summer Constable and freshman Autumn Acord hit solo homers Saturday to provide all the muscle needed to grab a 3-1 opening-round win over Columbus Bishop Hartley in the 11th annual Prebis Memorial Classic at LaGrange Community Park. The Wildcats, the Read More…

High school baseball: Elyria Catholic feels right at home at Progressive Field, rolls over Kenston to extend winning streak

CLEVELAND — Just about every high school baseball player dreams of making it to the big leagues. Elyria Catholic’s players fulfilled part of that dream Friday. They made it to a big league stadium, taking on Kenston in the Cleveland Indians Charities Hardball Classic at Progressive Field. The Panthers looked right at home, scoring eight Read More…

High school baseball: Playing everyone works out great for Olmsted Falls in win over St. Edward at Progressive Field

CLEVELAND — Olmsted Falls coach Dan Largent said his main goal for Friday night’s game in the annual Cleveland Indians Charities Hardball Classic at Progressive Field was to play as many of his players as he could. That he was able to empty his bench, using five pitchers and five pinch hitters, was impressive enough, Read More…

High school softball: Prestigious Prebis Memorial Classic a lot of fun and a lot of hard work for Keystone, Jim Piazza

It’s that time of year again. The best softball players in Ohio will gather in Lorain County this weekend for the 11th annual Prebis Memorial Classic. This year’s Classic has grown to 40 teams which will play a total of 60 games today and Saturday at LaGrange Community Park and Wellington Community Park. For Keystone Read More…

High school baseball: Keystone capitalizes on Oberlin mistakes for win

PENFIELD TWP. — One of the fundamental rules of baseball is that you have to play every inning, every game in order to be victorious. That rule has been the stickler for the 2016 Oberlin Phoenix and it was yet again as they dropped a 7-3 Patriot Athletic Conference cross-division battle to Keystone at Penfield Read More…

High school softball: Elyria rocks Solon

ELYRIA TWP. — The engine sputtered early, but after a couple innings Elyria was hitting on all cylinders as all nine spots in the lineup contributed to the 17 hits for the Pioneers as they beat Solon 12-2 in a Greater Cleveland Conference softball game. Elyria (13-3, 9-1 GCC) is tough enough to beat at Read More…

Softball: Keystone freshman Sydney Campbell shuts out Buckeye

LAGRANGE — After facing one of the area’s top pitchers Monday in Lauren Shaw, the Buckeye Bucks were hoping to get their bats going in the second day of their back-to-back games against Keystone. The Wildcats’ Sydney Campbell only extended their futility. The freshman was dominant, shutting out Buckeye while giving up just four hits Read More…

Baseball: Bray pitches Vermilion over Lorain

VERMILION — Vermilion junior Nick Bray came one out away from joining the Sailors’ no-no club Tuesday against Lorain as Solomon Villerreal’s single with two outs in the seventh inning to deny Bray a no-hitter in an 8-1 non-conference win. The Sailors, ranked fifth in the most recent Division II state coaches’ poll, already have Read More…

High school baseball: Ortiz sparks Lake Ridge to emotional shutout win over Open Door

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Niko Ortiz, Lake Ridge Academy’s lone senior, takes pride in being a leader and expects a lot from himself. With his team short-handed, Ortiz was forced into the starting pitcher role for the Royals’ game against rival Open Door. Not only did Ortiz step in, he dominated, going the distance to lead Read More…