Falcons edge Vikings with run in seventh

Fairfield Union pushed across a run in the top of the seventh inning on Monday to break a tie and claim a 4-3 Mid-State League Buckeye Division win over host Teays Valley. The Vikings dropped (9-3, 5-2) dropped two games behind league-leading Bloom-Carroll (10-2, 7-0) in the standings with the defeat. Fairfield Union (6-7, 4-3) took the lead for good in the top of the seventh on a single to center by Kaitlyn McPeek that scored Rachel Mason. The Falcons never trailed in the contest, thanks in part to a two-run double from Nevaeh Smith in the first inning that … Continue reading Falcons edge Vikings with run in seventh

Roundup: AC softball scores 15 against Tigers, Westfall baseball prevails in nine

SOFTBALL Amanda-Clearcreek 15, Circleville 2 Circleville struck first but visiting Amanda-Clearcreek took the lead in the second inning on the way to a 15-2 win Monday. Chandler Hayes had a leadoff triple for the Tigers and scored on a groundout to put CHS in the early lead. Paige Alford opened the second with a leadoff walk for the Aces and Liberty Hopper followed with a single. Alford would eventually score on a groundout while Hopper crossed the plate after a bases-loaded walk to put AC on top to stay. AC added six in the fourth inning, two in the fifth … Continue reading Roundup: AC softball scores 15 against Tigers, Westfall baseball prevails in nine

Roundup: Friday’s action on the diamond

SOFTBALL Logan Elm 15, Circleville 5 Logan Elm got on the scoreboard early and put seven across in the fourth on the way to a 15-5 win over Circleville Friday. Callena Wiget and Erin Gaskin led the Braves at the plate as they each went 3-5. Wiget drove in three runs and Gaskin two. On a night when the Braves pounded out 15 hits, Cheyenne Arnold, Lynsay VanHoose, Avree Entler and Carlee Reed each had two for LE. Carly King went the distance for the Braves giving up five runs on six hits while striking out seven and walking three … Continue reading Roundup: Friday’s action on the diamond