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The Journal Gazette

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 10:30 pm

High schools

East Noble track teams defeat Bellmont

JOURNAL GAZETTE

The East Noble boys and girls track teams defeated Bellmont on Tuesday in Kendallville. The boys won 67-56 and the girls 99.66-32.33.

On the boys' side, the Knights won the 1,600- and 3,200-meter relays and got wins from Dakota McClure (100), Bailey Parker (400), Austin Liepe (1,600), Dawson Lahee (300 hurdles), Gage Ernsberger (high jump) and Griffen Dafforn-Koebler (discus).

Lexie Moriarity led the East Noble girls with wins in the 100, 200 and long jump while Kayla McCulloch won the 1,600 and 3,200.

Golf

COLUMBIA CITY 167, BELLMONT 181: At Cross Creek, Bellmont's Chance Bressler earned medalist honors with a 3-over 39 on the back nine.

Spencer McCammon and Nick Decker each shot 40 for the Eagles.

Softball

SOUTH ADAMS 1, HERITAGE 0: At South Adams, Alivia Bergman scored off Jade Baker in the bottom of the seventh to give the Starfires a walk-off win.

South Adams' Anna Nussbaum gave up four hits and struck out 11.

HOMESTEAD 4, COLUMBIA CITY 3: At Homestead, Rylee Norton hit a two-run single in the bottom of the seventh for the walk-off win.

Felicity Clawson hit a double and a home run to lead the Eagles' offense.

Baseball

CARROLL 10, WESTFIELD 0: At Taylor University, Langston Ginder went 2 for 3 with two runs and two RBI and Hayden Jones was 2 for 2 with a run and an RBI for the Chargers.

Jake Shirk gave up one run and struck out six in five innings to earn the win.

NORWELL 5, LEO 4: At Leo, the Knights scored three in the sixth in the come-from-behind win.

WESTVIEW 2, WEST NOBLE 1: At West Noble, Nick Rensbarger and Brett Byrkett scored for the Warriors in the come-from-behind win.

Dalton Pinkerton opened scoring in the second. Alex Ramirez was given the loss on the mound, giving up both runs, one earned, walking four and striking out three in 3 1/3 innings.