Thursday Sports Round-Up


CELINA — The Celina boys tennis team swept St. Marys 5-0 in a Western Buckeye League match on Thursday.

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At first singles Celina’s Alex Seibel defeated the Roughriders’ Cole Brooks, 6-1, 6-1. Celina’s Aaron Seibel won second singles 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 over St. Marys’ Jason Freewalt. Hagan Kriegal of Celina won third singles against St. Marys’ Nick Rohr, 6-1, 6-0. The Celina first doubles team of Isaac Elston and Chris LaJeune won over the Roughriders’ Kevin Dammeyer and Zac Nelson, 6-4, 6-0. At second doubles Celina’s Keaton Moeller and Joel Weitz defeated St. Marys’ Noah Hartsock and Justin Nedderman, 6-0, 6-2.

St. Marys is 5-6 and 2-4 in the WBL. The Roughriders host Piqua on Monday at 4:30 p.m.


FORT RECOVERY — Trailing by two runs heading into the seventh inning, Minster tied the game with a pair of runs and then scored two more in the top of the eighth inning to pick up a 5-3 extra-innings Midwest Athletic Conference win.

Minster moves to 11-1 and 3-0 in the MAC.

Minster’s Adam Niemeyer went 2-for-4, Ethan Wolf  was 3-for-5 and John Baumer went 2-for-4 at the plate.

Minster’s Clay Brown earned the win after relieving starter Matt Trushaw in the sixth inning.


COLDWATER — The New Bremen softball team got two-hit nights from Samantha Luedeke, Chelsea Russell and Caitlyn Everhart and beat Coldwater 11-5 in Midwest Athletic Conference play on Thursday.

Luedeke hit a solo home run for the Cardinals. Everhart added two RBI. Russell also drove in a run.

Kristin Sprague won with seven innings of six-hit, two-run pitching. She struck out two and walked one.

New Bremen scored six second-inning runs to go up 6-1. They tacked on a run in the fourth. After Coldwater scored four runs in the top of the fifth inning to close to within 7-5, New Bremen put two runs up in the fifth and the sixth.

The game was originally scheduled to be played in New Bremen. It was moved due to field conditions.

New Bremen improved to 7-5 and 1-2 in the MAC. Coldwater is 5-9.