PREP SOFTBALL
Weekly Coaches Poll
Division I
TEAM (1st-place votes) PTS
1, Gahanna Lincoln (3) 105
2, Mason (1) 85
3, Delaware Hayes (2) 79
4, Massillon Perry (4) 63
5, Teays Valley (1) 53
6, Cin. Mount Notre Dame 46
7, Anthony Wayne (1) 44
8, Centerville 35
9, Canfield 27
10, Walsh Jesuit (1) 23
Division II
TEAM (1st-place votes) PTS
1, Hebron Lakewood (4) 52
2, Jonathon Alder 50
3, LeGrange Keystone (1) 42
4, Granville (1) 31
5, Oak Harbor (1) 28
6, Jefferson Area 27
7, Greenville 25
8, Kenton Ridge 24
9, Akron Hoban 21
10, Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary 20
Division III
TEAM (1st-place votes) PTS
1, (tie) North Union (3) 76
1, (tie) Wheelersburg (3) 76
3, Warren Champion (3) 71
4, Cardington Lincoln 58
5, Sugarcreek Garaway (1) 47
6,(tie) Sandy Valley 31
6, (tie) Buckeye Trail 31
8, Hamilton Badin 28
9, Bellaire 24
10, Middletown Madison 18
Division IV
TEAM (1st-place votes) PTS
1, Symmes Valley (5) 83
2, Parkway (2) 82
3, Danville (1) 61
4, Vienna Mathews 56
5, Covington (1) 50
6, Convoy Crestview (1) 48
7, Leesburg Fairfield 47
8, Williamsburg 32
9, Windham 31
10, Shadyside (2) 30
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
American League
East Division
W L Pct GB
Baltimore 8 3 .727 —
Toronto 7 7 .500 2
Boston 6 6 .500 2
New York 5 6 .455 3
Tampa Bay 5 7 .417 3
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Kansas City 8 4 .667 —
Detroit 7 4 .636
Chicago 8 5 .615
Cleveland 5 5 .500 2
Minnesota 3 9 .250 5
West Division
W L Pct GB
Texas 7 6 .538 —
Los Angeles 6 7 .462 1
Oakland 6 7 .462 1
Seattle 5 7 .417 1
Houston 5 8 .385 2
Late games not included
Sunday’s Results
N.Y. Yankees 4, Seattle 3
Tampa Bay 3, Chicago White Sox 2
N.Y. Mets 6, Cleveland 0
Toronto 5, Boston 3
Houston 5, Detroit 4
Minnesota 3, L.A. Angels 2, 12 innings
Baltimore at Texas, ppd., rain
Oakland 3, Kansas City 2
Monday’s Results
Toronto 4, Boston 3
L.A. Angels 7, Chicago White Sox 0
Milwaukee at Minnesota, late
Tuesday’s Games
Milwaukee (W.Peralta 0-3) at Minnesota (E.Santana 0-1), 1:10
Seattle (Miley 0-1) at Cleveland (Carrasco 1-0), 6:10
Oakland (Surkamp 0-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Pineda 1-1), 7:05
Toronto (Stroman 2-0) at Baltimore (M.Wright 1-0), 7:05
Tampa Bay (Smyly 0-2) at Boston (Kelly 1-0), 7:10
Detroit (Greene 1-0) at Kansas City (Ventura 0-0), 7:15
Houston (Feldman 0-1) at Texas (Holland 1-0), 8:05
L.A. Angels (Shoemaker 1-1) at Chicago White Sox (Latos 2-0), 8:10
Wednesday’s Games
L.A. Angels at Chicago White Sox, 2:10
Seattle at Cleveland, 6:10
Oakland at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05
Toronto at Baltimore, 7:05
Tampa Bay at Boston, 7:10
Detroit at Kansas City, 7:15
Houston at Texas, 8:05
Minnesota at Milwaukee, 8:10
National League
East Division
W L Pct GB
Washington 9 3 .750 —
New York 6 6 .500 3
Philadelphia 6 8 .429 4
Miami 4 7 .364 4
Atlanta 3 9 .250 6
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Chicago 10 3 .769 —
Pittsburgh 7 6 .538 3
St. Louis 7 6 .538 3
Cincinnati 6 7 .462 4
Milwaukee 5 7 .417 4
West Division
W L Pct GB
Colorado 8 5 .615 —
Los Angeles 8 5 .615 —
San Francisco 7 6 .538 1
Arizona 5 8 .385 3
San Diego 4 9 .308 4
Late games not included
Sunday’s Results
Atlanta 6, Miami 5, 10 innings
N.Y. Mets 6, Cleveland 0
Pittsburgh 9, Milwaukee 3
Philadelphia 3, Washington 2, 10 innings
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 3
Colorado 2, Chicago Cubs 0
Arizona 7, San Diego 3
L.A. Dodgers 3, San Francisco 1
Monday’s Results
N.Y. Mets 5, Philadelphia 2
Colorado 5, Cincinnati 1
Miami 6, Washington 1
Chicago Cubs 5, St. Louis 0
Milwaukee at Minnesota, late
Arizona at San Francisco, late
Tuesday’s Games
Milwaukee (W.Peralta 0-3) at Minnesota (E.Santana 0-1), 1:10
N.Y. Mets (Verrett 0-0) at Philadelphia (Velasquez 2-0), 7:05
Colorado (J.De La Rosa 1-1) at Cincinnati (Simon 0-1), 7:10
L.A. Dodgers (A.Wood 1-1) at Atlanta (Teheran 0-2), 7:10
Washington (Strasburg 2-0) at Miami (Conley 0-0), 7:10
Chicago Cubs (Hammel 1-0) at St. Louis (J.Garcia 1-0), 8:15
Pittsburgh (Liriano 1-0) at San Diego (Rea 0-1), 10:10
Arizona (Ray 0-0) at San Francisco (M.Cain 0-1), 10:15
Wednesday’s Games
Colorado at Cincinnati, 12:35
Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, 1:45
N.Y. Mets at Philadelphia, 7:05
L.A. Dodgers at Atlanta, 7:10
Washington at Miami, 7:10
Minnesota at Milwaukee, 8:10
Pittsburgh at San Diego, 10:10
Arizona at San Francisco, 10:15
Monday’s Boxscore
Rockies 5, Reds 1
Colorado Cincinnati
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Parra lf 4 0 0 0 Cozart ss 4 1 1 0
Story ss 4 1 2 1 Pacheco 3b 3 0 1 0
C.Gonzalez rf 4 1 2 0 Ohlendorf p 0 0 0 0
Arenado 3b 3 2 2 0 Ju.Diaz p 0 0 0 0
Paulsen 1b 3 1 1 3 Schebler ph 1 0 0 0
Logan p 0 0 0 0 Hoover p 0 0 0 0
B.Barnes cf 3 0 0 0 Votto 1b 3 0 0 0
Adames 2b 3 0 0 1 Phillips 2b 4 0 0 0
Wolters c 4 0 0 0 Bruce rf 4 0 1 0
Lyles p 2 0 0 0 Duvall lf 3 0 0 0
Raburn ph 1 0 0 0 Barnhart c 3 0 1 0
Qualls p 0 0 0 0 Straily p 1 0 0 0
Reynolds 1b 1 0 0 0 Cotham p 0 0 0 0
T.Holt ph 1 0 0 0
De Jesus Jr. 3b 1 0 0 0
B.Hamilton cf 3 0 0 0
Totals 32 5 7 5 Totals 31 1 4 0
Colorado 010″?000″?040 — 5
Cincinnati 000″?001″?000 — 1
E–Parra (2). LOB–Colorado 4, Cincinnati 4. 2B–Story (2), Pacheco (3), Bruce (2). HR–Story (8), Paulsen (1). CS–Adames (1). S–B.Barnes.
IP H R ER BB SO
Colorado
Lyles (W,1-1) 7 4 1 0 1 4
Qualls 2/3 0 0 0 0 1
Logan 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 2
Cincinnati
Straily 5 2 1 1 2 4
Cotham 1 2 0 0 0 2
Ohlendorf (L,2-2) 1 2/3 2 3 3 1 4
Ju.Diaz 1/3 1 1 1 0 0
Hoover 1 0 0 0 0 2
WP–Qualls. Umpires–Home, Jim Wolf. First, Adrian Johnson. Second, Gary Cederstrom. Third, Eric Cooper. T–2:41. A–12,777 (42,319).
Major League Leaders
American League
BATTING–Trumbo, Baltimore, .386; Machado, Baltimore, .383; JMartinez, Detroit, .372; Mauer, Minnesota, .372; Castellanos, Detroit, .357; White, Houston, .357; Eaton, Chicago, .356.
RUNS–Donaldson, Toronto, 14; Altuve, Houston, 13; CDavis, Baltimore, 13; DeShields, Texas, 11; Kinsler, Detroit, 11; Machado, Baltimore, 11; BMcCann, New York, 11.
RBI–Donaldson, Toronto, 13; Beltre, Texas, 11; Fielder, Texas, 11; Saltalamacchia, Detroit, 11; Trumbo, Baltimore, 11; White, Houston, 11; 7 tied at 10.
HITS–Machado, Baltimore, 18; Donaldson, Toronto, 17; Encarnacion, Toronto, 17; Kinsler, Detroit, 17; Trumbo, Baltimore, 17; Altuve, Houston, 16; Eaton, Chicago, 16; YEscobar, Los Angeles, 16; JMartinez, Detroit, 16; Mauer, Minnesota, 16.
DOUBLES–Cruz, Seattle, 6; YEscobar, Los Angeles, 6; Beltre, Texas, 5; Moreland, Texas, 5; Ortiz, Boston, 5; TShaw, Boston, 5; 14 tied at 4.
TRIPLES–JCastro, Houston, 2; AEscobar, Kansas City, 2; 19 tied at 1.
HOME RUNS–Cano, Seattle, 5; CDavis, Baltimore, 5; Donaldson, Toronto, 5; Trumbo, Baltimore, 5; 7 tied at 4.
STOLEN BASES–Altuve, Houston, 6; RDavis, Cleveland, 5; Ellsbury, New York, 4; Burns, Oakland, 3; Crisp, Oakland, 3; AEscobar, Kansas City, 3; Headley, New York, 3.
PITCHING–Sale, Chicago, 3-0; 16 tied at 2.
ERA–Zimmermann, Detroit, 0.00; Kennedy, Kansas City, 0.66; Latos, Chicago, 0.75; Salazar, Cleveland, 0.79; FHernandez, Seattle, 1.00; AaSanchez, Toronto, 1.35; Rodon, Chicago, 1.38.
STRIKEOUTS–Price, Boston, 27; Sale, Chicago, 23; Archer, Tampa Bay, 23; Moore, Tampa Bay, 21; FHernandez, Seattle, 20; AaSanchez, Toronto, 20; Odorizzi, Tampa Bay, 20.
SAVES–WDavis, Kansas City, 5; Robertson, Chicago, 5; Osuna, Toronto, 4; Madson, Oakland, 4; Kimbrel, Boston, 4; Gregerson, Houston, 4; 6 tied at 3.
National League
BATTING–DMurphy, Washington, .415; Hazelbaker, St. Louis, .394; CGonzalez, Colorado, .377; Fowler, Chicago, .375; Yelich, Miami, .368; Pagan, San Francisco, .356; Puig, Los Angeles, .356.
RUNS–Pagan, San Francisco, 13; Story, Colorado, 13; Arenado, Colorado, 12; ADiaz, St. Louis, 11; CGonzalez, Colorado, 11; Suarez, Cincinnati, 11; Grichuk, St. Louis, 10; Harper, Washington, 10; Panik, San Francisco, 10.
RBI–Arenado, Colorado, 16; Harper, Washington, 16; Story, Colorado, 14; Bruce, Cincinnati, 12; Kemp, San Diego, 12; Markakis, Atlanta, 12; Carpenter, St. Louis, 11; Rizzo, Chicago, 11.
HITS–CGonzalez, Colorado, 20; Jaso, Pittsburgh, 17; SMarte, Pittsburgh, 17; DMurphy, Washington, 17; Story, Colorado, 17; 6 tied at 16.
DOUBLES–Markakis, Atlanta, 9; Bourjos, Philadelphia, 5; Conforto, New York, 5; Cozart, Cincinnati, 5; ADiaz, St. Louis, 5; Duvall, Cincinnati, 5; Holliday, St. Louis, 5; Parra, Colorado, 5; DPeralta, Arizona, 5.
TRIPLES–DGordon, Miami, 2; DMurphy, Washington, 2; Puig, Los Angeles, 2; Story, Colorado, 2; 31 tied at 1.
HOME RUNS–Story, Colorado, 8; Arenado, Colorado, 6; Harper, Washington, 6; CGonzalez, Colorado, 4; Howard, Philadelphia, 4; Kemp, San Diego, 4; Moss, St. Louis, 4; Suarez, Cincinnati, 4; NWalker, New York, 4.
STOLEN BASES–DGordon, Miami, 4; SMarte, Pittsburgh, 4; Harper, Washington, 3; Harrison, Pittsburgh, 3; Parra, Colorado, 3; Upton Jr, San Diego, 3; Wolters, Colorado, 3.
PITCHING–Arrieta, Chicago, 3-0; Cueto, San Francisco, 3-0; 19 tied at 2.
ERA–Velasquez, Philadelphia, 0.00; Maeda, Los Angeles, 0.47; JRoss, Washington, 0.61; GGonzalez, Washington, 0.69; Hammel, Chicago, 0.75; Syndergaard, New York, 0.90; Arrieta, Chicago, 1.23.
STRIKEOUTS–Syndergaard, New York, 29; Fernandez, Miami, 27; Velasquez, Philadelphia, 25; Nola, Philadelphia, 23; Bumgarner, San Francisco, 21; Eickhoff, Philadelphia, 21; Scherzer, Washington, 20; Arrieta, Chicago, 20; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 20.
SAVES–Jansen, Los Angeles, 5; Papelbon, Washington, 5; Jeffress, Milwaukee, 4; JGomez, Philadelphia, 4; Casilla, San Francisco, 3; Familia, New York, 3; Rosenthal, St. Louis, 3; McGee, Colorado, 3; Melancon, Pittsburgh, 3.
PRO BASKETBALL
NBA Playoffs
First Round
Best-of-7
x-if necessary
Saturday’s RESULTS
Indiana 100, Toronto 90
Golden State 104, Houston 78, Golden State leads series 1-0
Atlanta 102, Boston 101, Atlanta leads series 1-0
Oklahoma City 108, Dallas 70
Sunday’s RESULTS
Cleveland 106, Detroit 101, Cleveland leads series 1-0
Miami 123, Charlotte 91, Miami leads series 1-0
San Antonion 106, Memphis 74, San Antonio leads series 1-0
L.A. Clippers 115, Portland 95, L.A. Clippers leads series 1-0
Monday’s RESULTS
Toronto 98, Indiana 87, series tied 1-1
Dallas 85, Oklahoma City 84, series tied 1-1
Houston at Golden State, late
Tuesday’s Games
Boston at Atlanta, 7 p.m.
Memphis at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday’s GAMES
Charlotte at Miami, 7 p.m.
Detroit at Cleveland, 8 p.m.
Portland at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.
Thursday’S GAMES
Oklahoma City at Dallas, 7 p.m.
Toronto at Indiana, 7:30 p.m.
Golden State at Houston, 9:30 p.m.
Friday’s GAMES
Cleveland at Detroit, 7 p.m.
Atlanta at Boston, 8 p.m.
San Antonio at Memphis, 9:30 p.m.
Saturday’s GAMES
Toronto at Indiana, 3 p.m.
Miami at Charlotte, 5:30 p.m.
Oklahoma City at Dallas, 8 p.m.
L.A. Clippers at Portland, 10:30 p.m.
Sunday’S GAMES
San Antonio at Memphis, 1 p.m.
Golden State at Houston, 3:30 p.m.
Atlanta at Boston, 6 p.m.
Cleveland at Detroit, 8:30 p.m.
Monday, April 25
Miami at Charlotte, TBD
Dallas at Oklahoma City, TBD
L.A. Clippers at Portland, 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 26
x-Memphis at San Antonio, TBD
x-Boston at Atlanta, TBD
x-Indiana at Toronto, TBD
x-Detroit at Cleveland, TBD
Wednesday, April 27
x-Charlotte at Miami, TBD
x-Houston at Golden State, TBD
x-Portland at L.A. Clippers, TBD
Thursday, April 28
x-Cleveland at Detroit, TBD
x-Atlanta at Boston, TBD
x-San Antonio at Memphis, TBD
x-Oklahoma City at Dallas, TBD
Friday, April 29
x-Toronto at Indiana, TBD
x-Miami at Charlotte, TBD
x-Golden State at Houston, TBD
x-L.A. Clippers at Portland, TBD
Saturday, April 30
x-Detroit at Cleveland, TBD
x-Boston at Atlanta, TBD
x-Memphis at San Antonio, TBD
x-Dallas at Oklahoma City, TBD
Sunday, May 1
x-Indiana at Toronto, TBD
x-Charlotte at Miami, TBD
x-Houston at Golden State, TBD
x-Portland at L.A. Clippers, TBD
PRO HOCKEY
NHL Playoffs
First Round
Best-of-7
x-if necessary
WEDNESDAY’S RESULTS
Tampa Bay 3, Detroit 2
Pittsburgh 5, N.Y. Rangers 2
St. Louis 1, Chicago 0, OT
Thursday’s RESULTS
Washington 2, Philadelphia 0
N.Y. Islanders 5, Florida 4
Dallas 4, Minnesota 0
San Jose 4, Los Angeles 3
FRIDAY’S RESULTS
Tampa Bay 5, Detroit 2,
Florida 3, N.Y. Islanders 1
Chicago 3, St. Louis 2
Nashville 3, Anaheim 2
SATURDAY’S RESULTS
N.Y. Rangers 4, Pittsburgh 2, series tied 1-1
Washington 4, Philadelphia 1
Dallas 2, Minnesota 1, Dallas leads series 2-0
San Jose 2, Los Angeles 1, San Jose leads series 2-0
SUNDAY’S RESULTS
St. Louis 3, Chicago 2, St. Louis leads series 2-1
Detoit 2, Tampa Bay 1, Tampa Bay leads series 2-1
N.Y. Islanders 4, Florida 3, OT, N.Y. Islanders lead series 2-1
Nashville 3, Anaheim 2, Nashville leads series 2-0
MONDAY’S RESULTS
Washington 6, Philadelphia 1, Washington leads series 3-0
Minnesota 5, Dallas 3, Dallas leads series 2-1
Los Angeles at San Jose, late
Tuesday’s GAMES
Tampa Bay at Detroit, 7 p.m.
Pittsburgh at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m.
St. Louis at Chicago, 9:30 p.m.
Anaheim at Nashville, 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday’s GAMES
Florida at N.Y. Islanders, 8 p.m.
Washington at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.
Dallas at Minnesota, 9:30 p.m.
Los Angeles at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 21
Detroit at Tampa Bay, TBD
Pittsburgh at N.Y. Rangers, TBD
Chicago at St. Louis, TBD
Anaheim at Nashville, 8 p.m.
Friday, April 22
N.Y. Islanders at Florida, TBD
x-Philadelphia at Washington, TBD
Minnesota at Dallas, TBD
x-San Jose at Los Angeles, TBD
SATURDAY APRIL 23
x-N.Y. Rangers at Pittsburgh, TBD
x-Chicago at St. Louis, TBD
x-Nashville at Anaheim, TBD
Sunday, April 24
x-Florida at N.Y. Islanders, TBD
x-Tampa Bay at Detroit, TBD
x-Washington at Philadelphia, TBD
x-Dallas at Minnesota, TBD
x-Los Angeles at San Jose, TBD
MONDAY APRIL 25
x-Pittsburgh at N.Y. Rangers, TBD
x-St. Louis at Chicago, TBD
x-Anaheim at Nashville, TBD
Tuesday, April 26
x-Detroit at Tampa Bay, TBD
x-N.Y. Islanders at Florida, TBD
x-Minnesota at Dallas, TBD
x-San Jose at Los Angeles, TBD
Wednesday, April 27
x-Philadelphia at Washington, TBD:
x-N.Y. Rangers at Pittsburgh, TBD
x-Nashville at Anaheim, TBD
PRO SOCCER
Major League Soccer
Eastern Conference
W L T Pts GF GA
Montreal 4 2 0 12 10 6
Philadelphia 3 3 0 9 8 7
Orlando City 2 1 3 9 11 8
Toronto FC 2 2 2 8 6 5
New England 1 1 5 8 8 10
New York City FC 1 2 3 6 9 10
Chicago 1 2 3 6 6 7
D.C. United 1 3 3 6 7 10
Columbus 1 3 2 5 6 9
New York 1 6 0 3 5 15
Western Conference
W L T Pts GF GA
FC Dallas 5 1 2 17 15 10
Real Salt Lake 4 0 2 14 10 6
Colorado 4 2 1 13 7 5
Sporting Kansas City 4 3 0 12 9 7
Los Angeles 3 1 2 11 12 5
San Jose 3 2 2 11 10 10
Portland 2 3 2 8 11 14
Seattle 2 3 1 7 6 7
Vancouver 2 4 1 7 6 11
Houston 1 3 2 5 13 13
NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.
Friday’s Results
Los Angeles 4, Houston 1
Saturday’s Results
Montreal 2, Chicago 1
Toronto FC 1, D.C. United 0
Columbus 3, New York City FC 2
Colorado 2, New York 1
Real Salt Lake 1, Vancouver 0
Seattle 2, Philadelphia 1
Portland 3, San Jose 1
Sunday’s Results
Orlando City 2, New England 2, tie
FC Dallas 2, Sporting Kansas City 1
Saturday, April 23
Toronto FC at Montreal, 4
New York City FC at Philadelphia, 4
New England at D.C. United, 5:30
Houston at Columbus, 7:30
Seattle at Colorado, 9
FC Dallas at Vancouver, 10:30
Real Salt Lake at Los Angeles, 10:30
Sunday, April 24
Sporting Kansas City at San Jose, 3:30
Orlando City at New York, 7:30
TRANSACTIONS
Baseball
COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE — Suspended Tampa Bay RHP Damion Carroll (Charlotte-FSL) and Detroit RHP Spenser Watkins (West Michigan-MWL) 50 games for violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
American League
DETROIT TIGERS — Sent LHP Daniel Norris to Toledo (IL) for a rehab assignment.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Named Ron Gardenhire special assistant to the general manager.
National League
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned INF Greg Garcia to Memphis (PCL). Reinstated SS Ruben Tejada from the 15-day DL.
American Association
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Released RHP Dakota Dill
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Sold the contract of RHP Matt Solter to the San Francisco Giants. Signed RHP Ryan Richardson
KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Released OF Brian Joynt.
LAREDO LEMURS — Released RHPs Cody Kendall and Tyler Harris. Signed C Zane Chavez.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Signed INF Dayner Moreira.
TEXAS AIRHOGS — Signed RHP Carlos Misell.
Atlantic League
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed LHP Eury De La Rosa.
Can-Am League
NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Traded RHP Dylan Thompson to Sussex County for a player to be named. Released 1B AJ Kirby-Jones.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed LHP Jordan Mills.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Released INF Giuseppe Papaccio.
SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Released INF Tyler Urps.
TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed INF Eric Grabe.
Frontier League
EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Named Bobby Segal hitting coach.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Signed OF Brandon Landanger.
JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed INFs Josh Cassidy and Jake Gronsky and RHP Marc Rutledge.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed RHP Cody Mincey. Placed INF Mike Torres and OF Max White on the suspended list.
Basketball
Women’s National Basketball Association
NEW YORK LIBERTY — Signed G Lindsey Harding.
Football
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Released DT Cory Redding. Signed WR Jaron Brown and Ss Tony Jefferson and D.J. Swearinger to one-year contracts.
BUFFALO BILLS — Released DB Cam Thomas. Signed DT Corbin Bryant.
CHICAGO BEARS — Signed WR Joshua Bellamy.
CLEVELAND BROWNS — Claimed LB Jackson Jeffcoat off waivers from Washington.
DENVER BRONCOS — Signed Ss Shiloh Keo and Brandian Ross to one-year contracts.
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Re-signed OL Don Barclay. Signed LB Lerentee McCray.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Released S Sergio Brown.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Claimed DT Chris Jones off waivers from New England.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Re-signed FB Zach Line.
NEW YORK GIANTS — Re-signed PK Josh Brown.
OAKLAND RAIDERS — Re-signed QB Matt McGloin, OL Matt McCants, CB Neiko Thorpe, DL Denico Autry, DE Shelby Harris, TE Gabe Holmes, S Tevin McDonald, WR Seth Roberts and LB Korey Toomer.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Signed C Patrick Lewis, TE Cooper Helfet, CB Mohammad Seisay and S Steven Terrell.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed OL Cody Booth.
Hockey
National Hockey League
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned LW Nick Ritchie to San Diego (AHL).
COLORADO AVALANCHE — Assigned D Mason Geertsen from San Antonio (AHL) to Fort Wayne (ECHL).
NEW YORK RANGERS — Recalled D Raphael Diaz from Hartford (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Assigned G Vitek Vanecek from Hershey (AHL) to South Carolina (ECHL).
American Hockey League
LEHIGH VALLEY PHANTOMS — Loaned D Adam Comrie to Reading (ECHL).
ECHL
ECHL — Suspended Manchester F Danick Paquette four additional games.
Soccer
Major League Soccer
MLS — Rescinded a red card issued to Columbus M Michael Parkhurt and applied it to Columbus D Tyson Wahl.
College
CALIFORNIA — Named Ian Walsh women’s assistant swimming coach.
CREIGHTON — Announced sophomore men’s basketball G Kaleb Joseph is transferring from Syracuse.
IPFW — Named Niecee Nelson women’s basketball coach.
MINNESOTA — Announced graduate women’s basketball F Whitney Tinjum has transferred from Bradley.
NEW MEXICO — Named Valerie King women’s assistant basketball coach.
RUTGERS — Named Brandin Knight men’s assistant basketball coach.
TENNESSEE — Named Michael Schwartz men’s assistant basketball coach.
LOCAL SPORTS
Monday’s Results
Prep Boys Tennis
ottawa-glandorf 5, ayersville 0
SINGLES
No. 1 — Zach Unterbrink (O-G) def. Chandler Kelly 6-0, 6-1.
No. 2 — Tory Schroeder (O-G) def. Desirae Pahl 6-0, 6-3.
No. 3 — Ben Schaub (O-G) def. Madison Ardlen 6-0, 6-1.
DOUBLES
No. 1 — Brandon Weis/Kyle Verhoff (O-G) def. Shauna Stout/Laurynn Bunke 6-2, 6-0.
No. 2 — Bailey Krouse/Robert Schimmoeller (O-G) def. Gavin Link/Connor Peoples 6-0, 6-2.
RECORD: Ottawa-Glandorf 6-1.
bluffton 4, kenton 1
SINGLES
No. 1 — Justin Haggard (Blu) def. Cruz Bryant 6-2, 6-1.
No. 2 — Ryan Sprague (Blu) def. Brandon Feltner 6-4, 6-3.
No. 3 — Trevor Bunch (Blu) def. Mason Bloom 6-2, 6-1.
DOUBLES
No. 1 — Jared Barrett/Kyle Goodin (Ken) def. Levi Mikesell/Jaret Geiser 6-1, 7-6.
No. 2 — Tad Steiner/Misha Groman (Blu) def. Avery Collins/Max Pirch 6-3, 6-2.
RECORD: Bluffton 6-2.

SCHEDULE
Tuesday’s April 19 Events
College Athletics
BASEBALL — Baldwin-Wallace at Ohio Northern (OAC), DH, 1
Defiance at Bluffton, 4:15
MEN’S TENNIS — Baldwin-Wallace at Ohio Northern (OAC), 3:30
SOFTBALL — Anderson at Bluffton (HCAC), 3
Ashland at Findlay (GLIAC), DH, 3:30
Prep Baseball
Riverdale at Cory-Rawson (BVC), 5
Columbus Grove at Fort Jennings (PCL), 5
Ottawa-Glandorf at Celina (WBL), 5
Riverside at Hardin Northern (NWCC), 5
Pandora-Gilboa at Miller City (PCL), 5
Leipsic at Ottoville (PCL), 5
Allen East at Bluffton (NWC), 5
New Riegel at Arlington, 5
Paulding at Continental, 5
Liberty-Benton at Allen East, 5
Colonel Crawford at Mohawk (N10), 5
Lima Central Catholic at Kalida, 5
Buckeye Central at Upper Sandusky (N10), 5
Prep Softball
Arcadia at Elmwood, 4:45
Riverdale at Cory-Rawson (BVC), 5
Riverside at Hardin Northern (NWCC), 5
Celina at Ottawa-Glandorf (WBL), 5
Fremont St. Joseph at Lakota (SRL), 5
New Riegel at Arlington, 5
Patrick Henry at Columbus Grove, 5
Delphos Jefferson at Continental, 5
Kalida at Spencerville, 5
Allen East at Bluffton (NWC), 5
Colonel Crawford at Mohawk (N10), 5
Rossford at Liberty-Benton, 5
Ada at Leipsic, 5
McComb at Miller City, 5
Buckeye Central at Upper Sandusky (N10), 5
Boys Prep Tennis
Oregon Clay at Findlay (TRAC), 4:30 p.m.
Upper Sandusky at Mansfield St. Peter’s, 4:15
Celina at Ottawa-Glandorf, 4:30
Galion at Upper Sandusky, 4:3
Prep Track
Arlington & LIberty-Benton at Riverdale, 4:30
Benjamin Logan & Lima Central Catholic at Ada, 4:30
Upper Scioto Valley & Waynesfield-Goshen at Bluffton, 4:30
Mohawk & Carey at Colonel Crawford, 4:30
Columbus Grove, Vanlue & Van Buren at Allen East, 4:30
Eastwood at Elmwood, 4:30
Fort Jennings at Ottoville, 4:30
Hopewell-Loudon, Northwood & Toledo Emmanuel Christian at Tiffin Calvert, 4:30
Fostoria & Rossford at Otsego (NBC), 4:30
Continental, Leipsic, Kalida & Holgate at Ayersville, 4:30
North Baltimore & McComb at Hardin Northern, 4:30
Patrick Henry & Montpelier at Swanton, 4:30
Arcadia, New Riegel & Fremont St. Joseph at Lakota, 4:30
Upper Sandusky & Seneca East at Bucyrus, 4:30
Kenton, Wapakoneta & Van Wert at Ottawa-Glandorf, 5
LOCAL AND AREA
BVC Alumni Basketball Tournament
McCOMB — The McComb Athletic Department will host a Blanchard Valley Conference alumni basketball tournament June 4-5 beginning each day at 8 a.m. at McComb High School. Registration forms can be found on the McComb Local schools website at: mccomblocalschools.org. You may also contact Nick Latta at McComb Local Schools (419-293-3853 ext. 336) or by email at lattan@mb.noacsc.org. Games will consist of two, 20-minute running halves. Each team will be guaranteed two games in the double-elimination tournament. The first 10 teams to register will be admitted into the tournament. You must have attended and graduated from the school you are representing to play in this tournament. Formally being on the high school basketball team is not a requirement. Prizes will be awarded based on the amount of teams registered.
Leipsic Volleyball Sale Fundraiser
LEIPSIC — Leipsic High School’s volleyball team will host a Mom to Mom Sale fundraiser May 14 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Leipsic High School. Sellers can have three tables of items to sell for $25. All child related items are allowed like gently used toys, clothes, maternity, etc. Please make sure all items are clean and free of stains, holes/tears, no recalled items. Setup will be May 13 from 6-8 p.m. For more information, contact Jana Newell at 567-674-4660.
Special Olympics Seeks Golf Coaches/Partners
The Hancock County Special Olympics is seeking a unified golf coach and and golf parters. The Hancock County Special Olympics is also looking for teams for its annual charity golf outing May 21 at Sycamore Springs Golf Course. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the cost is $60 per player or $240 per team. If interested contact Chase Goulette at 419-722-6818 or at specialolympics@blanchardvalley.org.
Girls Basketball Coach Opening
PORT CLINTON — Port Clinton High School is accepting applications for a head varsity girls basketball coach. Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, credentials, and references to Rick Dominick, Athletic Director, Port Clinton High School, 821 S. Jefferson St., Port Clinton, OH 43452. Deadline is April 22.

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