WEEK 6 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Travis Smith, Portsmouth West
Threw a no-hitter and K’d five in a 9-0 win over South Webster. Also went 2-for-4 at plate.
WEEK 6 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE WEEK
The Eagles beat three-time defending league champion Leipsic 6-0 to win their first outright Blanchard Valley Conference baseball title since 1994.
NOTE: Winners receive personalized awards, which will be sent in May.
PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
WEEK 1 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Caleb Fergusen, West Jefferson
Senior struck out 27 batters in shutout wins over Bexley (2-0) and Urbana (7-0).
WEEK 2 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Bryant Shellenbarger, Mount Vernon
Sophomore threw a no-hitter and hit for the cycle in a 21-1 win over Franklin Heights. Shellenbarger was 4-for-5 with seven RBIs. He hit a two-run HR in the second inning, a two-run triple in the third, a three-run double in the 4th and a single in the 4th. On the mound he worked out of a bases loaded no-out jam in the third.
WEEK 3 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Konner Klein, Akron Ellet
Senior threw a perfect game and K’d 11 in a 12-0 win over Akron North.
WEEK 4 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Jacob Servidio, North Olmsted
Threw a no-hitter (and had a double and two RBIs) in a 9-0 win over Steele.
WEEK 5 BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Ethan Caudill, Seneca East
Threw a complete-game two-hit shutout and K’d 16 in a 3-0 win over Mohawk. Enters week with 0.19 ERA and 81 Ks.
TEAMS OF THE WEEK
WEEK 1 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE WEEK
The Rockets had 21 hits en route to 21 runs in a 21-2 win over Fostroia St. Wendelin. Alex Osborn led P-G with four hits (three doubles) and six RBIs.
WEEK 2 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE WEEK
Redskins won their eight straight WCSM St. Henry Bank Invitational title with an 8-3 win over Russia.
WEEK 3 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE WEEK
Beavers jumped 20 spots in the PBR Ohio/JJHuddle D-I state poll (from 47 to 27) thanks in part to sweeping a doubleheader with Centerville. Also split a doubleheader with Bellbrook (lost 2-1). Enter week tied for first in GWOC Central at 4-0.
WEEK 4 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE WEEK
The Senecas went 5-0 last week, including a big win over McComb.
WEEK 5 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE WEEK
Playing in its first OVAC Baseball Championship, the Redskins won their first title aith a 9-1 victory over Shadyside in the 2A final. Caldwell beat Toronto in the semifinals.