Independence 8, Elyria Catholic 2

Blue Devils advance to district final

Independence defeated Elyria Catholic, 8-2, in a district semifinal on Tuesday and will play in the championship game for the first time since 2015.

Kirsten Luksic

Rangers edge Riverside in sectional final

North’s 2-1 win over host Riverside earned the Rangers a berth in the district tournament for the first time since 2015.

Samantha Pirosko

Rangers rally to beat Euclid in sectional semifinal

North battled back from a 4-0 deficit to beat visiting Euclid in a Division I sectional semifinal on Wednesday, 16-5.

Chardon survives and advances

Chardon committed seven errors but hit the ball well enough to beat Shaker Heights in a Division I sectional semifinal on Wednesday, 11-8.

Jack Amendola

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Berkshire, Chagrin Falls, Geneva, Independence and Kirtland have been named Varsity Travel Players of the Week.

Kirtland 7, Garfield 6

Camino, Getchell deliver in the clutch for Kirtland

Haleigh Getchell and Julia Camino delivered back-to-back base hits in the bottom of the seventh to lead Kirtland to a 7-6 win over visiting Garfield in a Division III sectional final on Tuesday.

Kirsten Luksic

North extends winning streak to three

North extended its winning streak to three games with a 9-0 victory at Kenston on Tuesday.

Ashley Caputo

Caputo powers Independence past Wickliffe

Ashley Caputo doubled and tripled to lead Independence to a 7-2 win over visiting Wickliffe on Monday.

Emily Ungrady

Ungrady’s record-setting no-hitter leads Kirtland to win

Emily Ungrady pitched a no-hitter and struck out a school-record 19 in leading Kirtland to a 6-0 win over Cuyahoga Heights on Monday.

Sarah Piteo

Piteo’s no-no leads Independence past rival

Sarah Piteo didn’t allow a hit and knocked in two runs to lead Independence past rival Cuyahoga Heights on Saturday, 10-0.

Kayla Preziuso

Toppers back on track

Kayla Preziuso struck out 10 and Lexie Legget homered to lead Chardon to a 10-4 win over Kenston on Friday.

Sydney Hahner

Huskies get offensive in win over Skippers

Cardinal pounded out 14 hits in an 18-6 win over visiting Fairport Harding on Tuesday.

Elizabeth Vernon

Ungrady, Vernon lead Kirtland past Cuyahoga Heights

Elizabeth Vernon was 4-for-4 and Emily Ungrady pitched a one-hitter as Kirtland beat host Cuyahoga Heights on Wednesday, 7-0.

Adri George

Rangers complete sweep of Riverside

North collected 12 hits in topping host Riverside on Wednesday, 9-7.

Nick Stoltz

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Cardinal, Chagrin Falls, Chardon, Geneva, Harvey, and Perry have been named Varsity Travel Players of the Week.

North 17, Riverside 16

North battles back for 8-inning win over Riverside

North battled back from two double-digit deficits to beat Riverside in eight innings on Tuesday, 17-16.

Kim Rega

Rega slams Independence past Tallmadge

Kim Rega hit a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning to lead Independence past Tallmadge on Tuesday, 10-9.

Kirtland Softball Seniors

Hornets cruise to win on Senior Night

Emily Ungrady struck out 13 and Elizabeth Vernon tripled twice to lead Kirtland to an 11-0 win over Fairport Harding on Monday.

Halle Landies

Chardon roughs up Cornerstone Christian

Chardon pounded out 14 hits and recorded 13 strikeouts in a 12-1 six-inning win over Cornerstone Christian Academy on Monday.

Blue Devils remain undefeated in league play

Kim Rega knocked in two runs and struck out five to lead Independence to a 10-0 win over visiting Cardinal on Monday.

Morgan Faber

Hornets top the Huskies

Kirtland got off to a fast start in a 7-2 rain-shortened win at Cardinal on Friday.

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