Tuesday, April 18 Local Sports Scoreboard

New Bremen's Sophie Fox threw a no-hitter on Tuesday night. (Photo by John Zwez)
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  • New Bremen 10, Fort Recovery 0, 6 inn. — New Bremen’s Sophie Fox threw a six-inning no-hitter as New Bremen run-ruled Fort Recovery 10-0 on Tuesday. Fox struck out 12 and allowed just one hitter to reach base on a walk. At the plate, Abbi Thieman went 3-for-4 with an RBI. Kelly Naylor drove in three runs. Hanna Tenkman had a hit, two RBIs and two runs scored. Marissa Topp drove in two runs. Fox doubled twice. Cassidy Smith was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored. Molly Smith had a two-hit day as the Cardinals moved to 11-1 on the season.
  • Parkway 9, Coldwater 0
  • Versailles 8, Marion Local 4 — Versailles put up crooked numbers in the second and fourth innings to get past the Marion Local softball team on Tuesday. Kate Stammen drove in three and Caitlin McEldowney had two RBIs for the Tigers. Marion Local took a 2-1 lead with two runs in the bottom of the first when Kara Evers singled to center field to bring home Chloe Bertke and Marah Moeller scored on a wild pitch. Lauren Sanders drove in Evers and Madison Mescher in the bottom of the fourth to get the Flyers their third and fourth runs.
  • Minster 11, St. Henry 1 — The Minster softball team rolled to an 11-1 win over St. Henry on Tuesday night. Jordan Berelsman went 4-for-4 with two doubles, two RBIs and two runs scored. Lindsey Albers was 3-for-3 with an RBI. Mara Schmiesing was 2-for-4. Taylor Homan drove in two runs. Karly Richard and Jenna Poeppelman added an RBI apiece. Poeppelman pitched the complete game for the win, striking out seven while not allowing an earned run. Heather Heitkamp had two hits for St. Henry. Brooke Borgerding doubled.


  • Minster 1 St. Henry 0, 11 inn. — The Minster baseball team broke through for its first Midwest Athletic Conference win of the spring in a marathon extra-inning pitcher’s duel. Minster’s Aaron Ernst and St. Henry’s Parker Link matched zeroes inning after inning before finally giving way to their bullpens. The two teams played 10 scoreless innings before the Wildcats finally pushed across the game’s only run in the top of the 11th inning when a wild pitch allowed Ernst to come home from third base. Minster’s pitching was masterful. Ernst started the game and put up nine scoreless, two-hit innings with eight strikeouts before giving way to Adam Knapke in extra innings, who earned the win. Knapke didn’t allow a hit and struck out one over two innings. Minster won despite collecting just three hits over 11 innings. Bryce Schmiesing doubled. Jon Niemeyer and Isaac Schmiesing each added a single.
  • Coldwater 5 Parkway 4
  • Delphos St. John’s 13 New Knoxville 0, 5 inn.
  • Fort Recovery 7 New Bremen 2 — Fort Recovery struck early for three runs in the top of the first and kept adding runs throughout in a 7-2 win over the New Bremen baseball team on Tuesday, April 18. Will Homan went 3-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored for Fort Recovery, while Rogers drove in two runs. Grant Selby knocked in two runs for New Bremen, which managed just two hits against Fort Recovery’s three pitchers. Casey Parker struck out five and gave up four earned runs over five innings for New Bremen. Caleb Alig worked two innings of relief, striking out three and giving up a run.


  • Marion Local 2 Versailles 0 — Duane Leugers twirled a three-hit shutout as Marion Local topped Versailles 2-0 on Tuesday. He struck out six and the Flyer offense did just enough by putting up two runs in the top of the sixth on a Jon Schmitz RBI single and a Trent Bohman RBI single.


Fort Recovery Quad — Boys: St. Henry 124, New Bremen 63, Fort Recovery 48, New Knoxville 6, Girls: New Bremen 119, St. Henry 77, Fort Recovery 44, New Knoxville 11.

Marion Local Tri —  Boys: Minster 72, Fort Loramie 61, Marion Local 42, Girls: Minster 87.5, Marion Local 58.5, Fort Loramie 29