Salem: St. Vincent St. Mary junior Parris Campbell and senior Chelsea Laury each placed in four events, playing a major role in the Irish securing both the boys and girls titles at a Division II track and field meet at Salem High School.
OBERLIN: Cloverleaf senior Jacob Dunbar was still wearing his sweatshirt when the first serve was smashed in the Division I District tennis title match Saturday in chilly Oberlin. One might have figured it would be no sweat for him to defeat final foe Aaron Sandberg.
Field 9, CVCA 0: The host Falcons scored all nine runs in the first three innings and senior starting pitcher Kerrie Trautman struck out 15 Royals (12-16) in a two-hit shutout in an Akron Division II sectional final.
Walsh Jesuit 13, Woodridge 0: Sophomore Taylor Rahach struck out 11 and threw a perfect game to lead the Warriors (20-5) in an Akron Division II sectional final. Sophomore Riley Ries hit two home runs and had five RBI for the Warriors.
Tallmadge 8, CVCA 1: Senior Scott Noel had an RBI double and seven strikeouts in the complete-game win over the Royals in an Akron Division II sectional game. Senior Zach Skraba singled twice and drove in two runs for the Blue Devils (11-11).
STOW: The Stow Bulldogs were playing without their middle-infield tandem of sisters Lindsay and Bekah Jones, but third sister Sadie picked up the slack in Tuesday’s 3-0 Boardman Division I sectional tournament victory.
Junior shortstop and Oregon recruit Jenna Lilley continued to shine for the host Vikings (26-0), slugging two doubles with an RBI in the first game and hitting her seventh home run of the season in the second game.