Elmwood’s Madison Hoiles and Jill Hannah each earned first team honors as the Northern Buckeye Conference released its all-league softball selections Monday.

Hoiles landed the nod as a designated hitter while Hannah did so as an outfielder.

Eastwood ran through the league at 14-0 and swept the top individual honors as Ashley Hitchcock was Pitcher of the Year and Carleigh Coffield was Offensive Player of the Year.

Fostoria High’s Kyhra Baeder (first base) and Kyah Talley (designated hitter) were each second team picks as well as Elmwood’s Makenna Benschoter (second base).


PITCHER — Ashley Hitchcock, Eastwood; Shelbey Spurlock, Otsego. CATCHER — Maddie Recker, Eastwood. FIRST BASE — Alissa Ray, Eastwood. SECOND BASE — Hannah Owens, Eastwood. THIRD BASE — Carleigh Coffield, Eastwood. SHORTSTOP — Eve Serrato, Otsego. OUTFIELD — Katelynn Marshall, Woodmore; Hannah Pierce, Rossford; Jill Hannah, Elmwood. UTILITY — Sydni Buhrow, Woodmore. DESIGNATED HITTER — Madison Hoiles, Elmwood.

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Carleigh Coffield, Eastwood.

PITCHER OF THE YEAR — Ashley Hitchcock, Eastwood.


PITCHER — Sara Blausey, Genoa; Mackenzie Mickens, Lake. CATCHER — Macie Wellons, Woodmore. FIRST BASE — Kyhra Baeder, Fostoria. SECOND BASE — Makenna Benschoter, Elmwood. THIRD BASE — Araha Burgy, Otsego; Amanda Tucholski, Genoa. SHORTSTOP — Tatum Miller, Lake. OUTFIELD — Caitlin Cruickshank, Genoa; Brynne Limes, Otsego; Carmen Bejarano, Eastwood. UTILITY — Kenzie Jackson, Lake. DESIGNATED HITTER — Kyah Talley, Fostoria.


PITCHER — Brynne Kimes, Otsego. CATCHER — Summer Berry, Otsego. FIRST BASE — Hannah Smoyer, Otsego. SECOND BASE — Val Swope, Rossford. THIRD BASE — McKenna Encalado, Lake. SHORTSTOP — Chylece Cluck, Elmwood. OUTFIELD — Meredith Grine, Fostoria; Abbie Rymers, Lake; Lainey Bingham, Elmwood. UTILITY — Angelina Puente, Fostoria. DESIGNATED HITTER — Jaylee Souder, Eastwood.

EASTWOOD — Kaitlyn Luidhardt. ELMWOOD — Haley Zimmerman. FOSTORIA — Jennaleigh McCumber. GENOA — Kendall Gerke. LAKE — Natalie Patrick. OTSEGO — Jenna Norman. ROSSFORD — Amilia Cristoff. WOODMORE — Brooke Allen.

All-NWOAL Baseball

Archbold swept the top honors as the Northwest Ohio Athletic League released its all-league baseball selections Monday.

Rigo Ramos was named NWOAL Player of the Year while Dick Selgo was tabbed as Coach of the Year as the Blue Streaks won their second league title in the past three years.

Patrick Henry’s Christian Petersen landed on the first team while Kolton Holloway was an honorable mention.


ARCHBOLD — Rigo Ramos; Cory Erbskorn; Kade Kern; Jerron Williams. BRYAN — Ethan Khandaker; Dom James. EVERGREEN — Bryce Hudik. LIBERTY CENTER — Jarrett Krugh. PATRICK HENRY — Christian Petersen. SWANTON — Hunter Mix.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Rigo Ramos, Archbold.

COACH OF THE YEAR: Dick Selgo, Archbold.


ARCHBOLD — Holden Galvan; Aiden Warncke. BRYAN — Nate Miller. DELTA — Chase Cooper. EVERGREEN — Mason Henricks. LIBERTY CENTER — Trent Murdock; Carter Burdue. SWANTON — Michael Lawniczak; Billy Nowakowski. WAUSEON — Sean Brock.


ARCHBOLD — Travis Ziegler; Mitch Grosjean. BRYAN — Zach Dye; Conner Lemons. DELTA — Hunter Hamilton; Kayden Kurth. EVERGREEN — Bryce Eisel; R.J. Shunck. LIBERTY CENTER — Gabe Hinton. PATRICK HENRY — Kolton Holloway. SWANTON — Austin Luce; Roman Epley. WAUSEON — Trent Armstrong; Joe Shema; Connar Penrod; Levi Krasula.

All-NWCC Softball

Hardin Northern’s Alex Jackson landed a spot on the first team as the Northwest Central Conference released its all-league softball selections Wednesday.

Marion Elgin ran through league play unbeaten at 7-0 and swept the top honors with three first-team picks.

Hardin Northern’s Paytin Pore earned a second team spot, while Audrey Grindell and Zoey Curtis were honorable mention.


HARDIN NORTHERN — Alex Jackson. LIMA PERRY — Kelsey Wells. MARION ELGIN — Ashley Roth; Amber Roth; Krosbi Clark. RIVERSIDE — Shelby Giles; Jalyn Stanley; Courtnie Smith. SIDNEY LEHMAN — Grace Monnin; Angela Brunner. WAYNESFIELD-GOSHEN — Cassidy Craig.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Ashley Roth, Marion Elgin.

COACH OF THE YEAR: Wendy Muselin, Marion Elgin.


HARDIN NORTHERN — Peyton Pore. LIMA PERRY — Lily Floyd. MARION ELGIN — Racheal Schoen; Chloe Rudd; Tirah Nelson; Mikayla Fassler. RIDGEMONT — Jackie Ramsey; Cassidy Knapp. RIVERSIDE — Sierra Snow; Leah Kelsey. SIDNEY LEHMAN — Grace Brandt. UPPER SCIOTO VALLEY — Rylee Shepherd.


HARDIN NORTHERN — Audrey Grindell; Zoey Curtis. LIMA PERRY — Annabell Plaugher; Ryan Wise. MARION ELGIN — Bekah Muselin; Kayedon Martin. RIDGEMONT — Whitney Bailey; Emma Smith. RIVERSIDE — Kalin Kreglow; Jordyn Marshall. SIDNEY LEHMAN — Annie Stiver; Hope Anthony. UPPER SCIOTO VALLEY — Haylie Martin; Briona Hurley. WAYNESFIELD-GOSHEN — Kapri Wilson; Peyton Spencer.

All-NWCC Baseball

Marion Elgin, Lima Perry and Sidney Lehman shared the Northwest Central Conference baseball title and dominated the all-league top honors announced Wednesday.

The three teams finished at 6-1 in league play and combined for 10 of the 12 first-team selections. Lima Perry and Sidney Lehman each had four first-team picks.

Hardin Northern’s Daylin Pees and Owen Wetherill were second-team selections. Teammates Brady Cramer and Lance Good were honorable mention.


LIMA PERRY — Louis Hoersten; Logan Liles, Keaton Millers; Kevin Miller. MARION ELGIN — Justin Hix; Brock Stoner. RIDGEMONT — Cole McKinley. RIVERSIDE — Levi Godwin. SIDNEY LEHMAN — R.J. Bertini; Bryce Kennedy; Mitchell Sollmann; Drew Barhorst.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Brock Stoner, Elgin.

COACH OF THE YEAR: Mark Hoersten, Lima Perry.


HARDIN NORTHERN — Daylin Pees; Owen Wetherill. MARION ELGIN — Joe Greene; Justin Brown. RIVERSIDE — Harley Asbury. SIDNEY LEHMAN — Jared Magoteaux. UPPER SCIOTO VALLEY — J.J. Overs; Wayne Lowery. WAYNESFIELD-GOSHEN — Evan Miller.


HARDIN NORTHERN — Brady Cramer; Lance Good. LIMA PERRY — Cole Boroff; Ryan Yingst. MARION ELGIN — Cam Miller; Aaron Issler. RIDGEMONT — Todd Hollinger; Troy Cameron. RIVERSIDE — Kale Long; Justin Ritzma. SIDNEY LEHMAN — Alex Keller; Ethan Potts. UPPER SCIOTO VALLEY — Quinn Sanders; Dylan Thompson. WAYNESFIELD-GOSHEN — Grady Spencer; Stephen Andrews.

All-WBL baseball

Elida’s Noah Adcock was tabbed the Western Buckeye Player of the Year and conference co-champions Van Wert and Defiance shared the coach of the year award in the all-WBL baseball selections for the 2019 season.

Van Wert’s Charlie Wittin and Tom Held of Defiance were named WBL co-coaches of the year. The Cougars, who are 21-2 and ranked eighth among Ohio’s Division II programs, and the Bulldogs went 8-1 in league play.

Ottawa-Glandorf sophomore Jacob Balbaugh earned third-team all-WBL honors. The Titans’ Ethan Alt received honoral mention all-league recognition.


ELIDA — Noah Adcock, sr.; Jordan Davis, jr. VAN WERT — Lawson Blackmore, sr.; Jaxson Amweg, sr. DEFIANCE — Blayne Robinson, sr.; Brandon Shafer, sr. LIMA BATH — Lex Boedicker, soph.; LIMA SHAWNEE — Logan Maxwell, soph. CELINA — Parker Maurer, sr. WAPAKONETA — Brady Erb, sr.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Noah Adcock, Elida.

CO-COACHES OF THE YEAR: Charlie Witten, Van Wert; Tom Held, Defiance.


ELIDA — Luke Burger, jr.; Brayden Lybarger, soph.; VAN WERT — Owen Treece, soph. DEFIANCE — Jacob Howard, fr.; Adalberto Vega, sr. LIMA SHAWNEE — Justin Behnke, sr. WAPAKONETA — Ryan Carrico, sr. ST. MARYS MEMORIAL — Henry Spencer, jr.; Dylan Trogdlon, soph.


VAN WERT — Jalen McCracken, sr.; Hayden Maples, sr. LIMA BATH — Cole Parlapiano, sr. LIMA SHAWNEE — Kale Ebling, sr. CELINA — Bransen Miller, sr. WAPAKONETA — Jett Makar, sr.; Cooper Talowsky, soph. ST. MARYS MEMORIAL — Trey Fisher, jr. OTTAWA-GLANDORF — Jacob Balbaugh, soph.


ELIDA — T.J. Whipple, sr. VAN WERT — Parker Conrad, jr. DEFIANCE — Cameron McDonald, jr. LIMA BATH — Carter Parlapiano, fr. LIMA SHAWNEE — Jake Hutchins, sr. CELINA — Grant Wagner, sr. WAPAKONETA — Nate Ambos, sr. ST. MARYS MEMORIAL — Braedan Trogdlon, soph. OTTAWA-GLANDORF — Ethan Alt, jr. KENTON — Garrett Thomas, jr.