Prep softball: Arlington’s Johnson one-hits Rockets

ARLINGTON — Arlington’s Britnee Johnson picked up the win on the mound and had a triple and two RBIs at the plate to lead the Red Devils over Pandora-Gilboa 12-0 in five innings in a Blanchard Valley Conference softball game Friday.
A seven-run second inning helped Arlington (4-0, 2-0 BVC) remain undefeated. Courtney Stoltz ripped three singles and drove in three runs and Dani Heaster added a double, single and RBI.
Kayla Gibson got the lone hit, a single, for Pandora-Gilboa (1-3, 1-1 BVC).

Pandora-Gilboa 000 00 — 0 1 1
Arlington 271 2x — 12 12 0
WP — B. Johnson (4-0). LP — Maag. top hitters: (Arl) Stoltz 3-1B, 3-RBI; Heaster 2B, 1B, RBI; B. Johnson 3B, 2-RBI.
records: Pandora-Gilboa 1-3, 1-1 BVC; Arlington 4-0, 2-0 BVC.

NEW RIEGEL — Taylor Kirian allowed two earned runs on six hits to pick up the win in the circle and added a single, a double and an RBI for New Riegel in a 5-2 nonconference win against Marion Harding on Friday.
Leah Bouillon doubled twice, while Hailey Theis added a single and two RBIs and Lauren Zoeller contributed a single and an RBI for the Blue Jackets (7-0).
Allison Russell tripled and drove in a run, Taylor Hancock had a pair of singles and Shania Byrne finished with a single and an RBI for the Presidents.

Marion Harding 000 101 0 — 2 6 0
New Riegel 310 010 x — 5 6 0
WP — Kirian (7-0). LP — Hancock. top hitters: (MH) Hancock 2-1B; Byrne 1B, RBI; Russell 3B, RBI. (NR) Kirian 1B, 2B, RBI; Theis 1B, 2 RBI; Zoeller 1B, RBI; Bouillon 2-2B.
records: New Riegel 7-0.
FOSTORIA — Lakota took advantage of 11 Fostoria errors to bounce the Redmen 10-3 on Friday in nonconference softball.
Morgan Gangwer allowed seven hits in leading Lakota to the win.
Alexus Smith had a home run and a double for Fostoria (1-5).
Lakota 220 420 0 — 10 7 0 Fostoria 000 102 0 — 3 7 11
WP — Gangwer. LP — Moore. top hitters: (Lak) Bickford 2-1B. (Fos) Smith HR, 2B.
records: Fostoria 1-5.
ATTICA — Trailing 7-2 entering the bottom of the sixth inning, Seneca East was in trouble. But three runs in the sixth and four more in the seventh helped the Tigers edge Upper Sandusky 9-8 in a nonleague softball matchup on Friday.
Kristen Bowerman hit three singles and scored twice to lead Seneca East (5-2). Mykayla Ruffing doubled and singled, and Hannah Martin scored three runs and had two singles.
Justeen Searfoss led Upper Sandusky (4-3) at the plate with a home run and two doubles. Sara Gier also had three hits, all singles.

Upper Sandusky 300 040 1 — 8 13 6
Seneca East 011 003 4 — 9 16 2
WP — Bauman. LP — Cusac. top hitters: (US) Searfoss HR, 2-2B; Gier 3-1B. (SE) Bowerman 3-1B; M. Ruffing 2B, 1B.
records: Upper Sandusky 4-3, Seneca East 5-2.
HAMLER — Patrick Henry catcher Kristin Bostelman singled in a run in the second inning and doubled in two more in the fourth in leading the Patriots to a 6-4 nonleague softball win over Defiance on Friday.
Natalie Harder doubled twice and scored three times as PH improved to 4-1. Alison Imbrock (3-0) got the win, shutting down Defiance (2-2) after the Bulldogs had one run in and runners on second and third in the seventh.

Defiance 120 000 1 — 4 7 3 Patrick Henry 130 200 x — 6 8 2
WP — Imbrock (3-0). LP — Hale. top hitters: (Def) Miller 2B, 1B, RBI. (PH) Harder 2-2B; Bostelman 1B, 2B, 3 RBI.
records: Defiance 2-2, Patrick Henry 4-1.
PEMBERVILLE — Eastwood scored 14 runs in the bottom of the first inning Friday en route to a 17-3 win over Hopewell-Loudon in nonconference softball action.
Morgan Getz went 3 for 4 and drove in three runs, and Marissa Taylor and Cassidy Rolf each went 2 for 4 with 4 RBI for Eastwood.
Kelsey Coppus took the loss for Hopewell-Loudon (1-5), allowing 14 runs, including 12 earned, on 10 hits in the first inning.
Samantha Shirling go the win.
Hopewell-Loudon 000 21 — 3 9 4 Eastwood 1401 2x — 17 14 2
WP — Shirling. LP — Coppus. top hitters: (HL) Park 3-3, Wilson 2-2. (Eas) Getz 3-4, 3 RBI, Rolf 2-4, 4 RBI, Taylor 2-4 4 RBI, Casiano 2RBI.
records: Hopewell-Loudon 1-5.
MARIA STEIN — Hope Schroeder allowed three earned runs on six hits in seven innings of work to lead Columbus Grove to a 6-4 nonconference victory against Marion Local on Friday.
Schroeder (3-0) struck out six and walked two, while also adding a double at the plate. Kara Birkemeier, Deanna Kleman and Micah Stechschulte each contributed a double for the Bulldogs (3-0).
The Flyers were led by Megan Wendel and Chloe Bertke, who recorded a double a piece.

Columbus Grove 100 230 0 — 6 15 0 Marion Local 003 000 1 — 4 6 0
WP — Schroeder (3-0). LP — Rosenbeck. top hitters: (CG) Kleman 2B; Stechschulte 2B; Schroeder 2B; Birkemeier 2B. (ML) Wendel 2B; Bertke 2B.
records: Columbus Grove 3-0.


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