Range moves to 17-3
GREENFORD — South Range used eight hits scattered through the lineup to beat Howland 4-3 on Friday.
South Range is 17-3.
Bree Kohler had a hit and two RBIs for the Raiders. Juli Stachowicz and Madison Dado had a hit and RBI each.
South Range is at Boardman today.
S–Samantha Susany (5 1/3IP, 6K, 2BB), Juli Stachowicz, wp (1 2/3IP, 2K, 0BB)
H–Spangler, lp (6IP, 3K, 1BB)
West Branch 0
BELOIT — Canfield’s baseball team is looking like it might be a state title contender.
Ryan Petro threw a no-hitter on Friday as the Cardinals moved to 16-0 with a 10-0 win over West Branch in five innings.
West Branch falls to 13-7.
Canfield, ranked seventh in the state in Div. II, also beat Salem 10-0 to open the season.
C–Ryan Petro, wp (5IP, 0K, 5BB)
W–Donavin Conrad, lp (0K, 5BB), Garrison Martin (3 2/3IP, 3K, 1BB)
Western Reserve 12, Columbiana 2
BERLIN CENTER — Zachary Pleska had a single, triple and four RBIs from the lead-off spot as Columbiana downed Western Reserve 12-2 in five innings on Friday.
Tyler Andersen and Seth Spooner had two hits and an RBI apiece.
Riley McElwain had a hit and two RBIs.
Columbiana is 14-4 and is at Salem on Monday.
C–Riley McElwain, wp (8K, 1BB)
W–Jake Pappagallo, lp (5K, 4BB), Alex Mayorga (0K, 0BB)