Tuesday, July 27, 2021
North Baseball

Beckman’s return sparks Rangers to win

North senior Mike Beckman pitched for the first time in two years as the Rangers ended their season with a 10-4 win over VASJ.
North Track

Semick, Volk earn regional berths

North seniors Emily Semick and Ryan Volk aren’t in a hurry to close out their high school track careers.
Hudson 7, North 4

Rangers fall in sectional final

An early deficit proved cost for the North Rangers as they fell to Hudson in a Division sectional final on Thursday, 7-4.
Audrey Manary

Toppers win first conference title

Chardon needed nine innings to beat host Mayfield, 4-2, to earn at least a share of its first conference title in school history.
Sean Pecsi

Pecsi delivers clutch hit as Rangers top Cougars

Sean Pecsi’s three-run single in the fourth inning sparked North in a 5-1 win at Lake Catholic on Monday.
Emma Kovalchuk

Riverside bounces back to keep title chase alive

Riverside bounced back from a 1-0 loss in Monday’s district semifinal to beat visiting Madison on Tuesday, 9-2
Julia Miller

New Philadelphia edges Riverside in pitcher’s duel

New Philadelphia junior pitcher Julia Miller was as good as advertised—maybe even better—as she fanned 17 on the way to a 1-0 win over Riverside in a Division I district semifinal at Mentor High School on Monday.
Walsh Jesuit 1, Madison 0

Madison falls short in district semifinal

No. 2 seed Walsh Jesuit used a pair of eighth-inning singles, coupled with an error, to hold off No. 15 Madison in a Division I district semifinal on Monday, 1-0.
North Softball

North seniors shine in win over rival South

North's seniors shined in the final game of their careers as the Rangers topped rival South on Friday, 6-2, under the lights at Todd Field.
Nicole Krakora

Krakora records five hits in Chardon’s win at Brush

Nicole Krakora went 5-for-5 in leading Chardon to a 19-3 five-inning win at Brush on Friday.
Lindsey Leggett

Toppers shut down Mayfield on Senior Night

Chardon honored its seniors and kept alive its league title hopes with a 12-0 win over visiting Mayfield on Thursday.
Kayla Noerr

Noerr leads Chardon to sectional title

Kayla Noerr had three hits and struck out 13 in leading Chardon to a Division I sectional championship with a 7-0 win over visiting Twinsburg on Wednesday.
Grace Fisher

Fisher fans 17 as Beavers advance

Riverside junior Grace Fisher fanned a career-high 17 batters as the Beavers won a sectional championship with a 6-0 win over visiting Mayfield on Wednesday.
Riverside Softball

Riverside rallies for win No. 20

Riverside scored all seven of its runs in the final two innings to beat host North on Tuesday, 7-3.
Shaun Derganc

Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week

Several athletes from area schools have been named the Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week for the weeks ending May 2.
Chris Molica

North slips past Riverside

After a 10-0 start, North hit a rough patch in its schedule but the Rangers started their stretch run to the postseason with a 6-4 win over visiting Riverside on Wednesday.
Riverside 6, North 1

Riverside keeps title hopes alive with win over North

Riverside kept alive its hopes of winning at least a share of the Western Reserve Conference championship with a 6-1 win over visiting North on Wednesday.
Riverside Softball

Clutch hitting leads Riverside past South

Back-to-back-to-back doubles led Riverside to a three-run third inning and the Beavers held on for a 5-1 win over visiting South in a key Western Reserve Conference game on Tuesday.
Maren Kelly

Riverside back on track

Riverside is back on track after a pair of wins on Saturday, including one over ninth-ranked St. Joseph Academy.
Sarah Sutton

Chardon sweeps three games at Battle on the Lake

Chardon’s hot streak continued on Saturday with three wins at the Battle on the Lake at North Ridgeville’s Victory Sports Park.
Laylah Ruscin

Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week

Several athletes from area schools have been named the Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week for the weeks ending April 25.