Created on Wednesday, 08 May 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Benjamin Logan’s baseball team avenged its loss to Indian Lake on Monday by grabbing a 4-1 victory at home on Tuesday in Central Buckeye Conference action.
Benjamin Logan’s Todd Coleman tags out Indian Lake’s Brennon Lump as he slides into second base during the first inningof their game Tuesday at Ben Logan High School. EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT
The Raiders move their record to 11-12 overall and 5-9 in the CBC Mad River division.
The Lakers, who clinched their third consecutive CBC Mad River division title Monday, fall to 12-9, 11-4.
Ben Logan gained the upper hand early. The Raiders built a 3-0 lead after two innings.
Ben Logan tacked on another run in the bottom of the fifth inning for a 4-0 lead.
Indian Lake mustered its only run of the game in the top of the sixth inning.
Sane Colleens led the Ben Logan offense, going 2-3 with an RBI. Colleen Puffer hit a double and Brandy Battle had an RBI.
Austin Cline picked up the win on the mound with five strikeouts in six innings of work.
For the Lakers, Sane Reprogle went 2-3 with a double, Josh Smith went 2-3 and Tony Carpenter had a double with an RBI.
Ben Logan hosts Northwestern today in CBC action. Indian Lake travels to Bellefontaine on Thursday.
BEN LOGAN 4, INDIAN LAKE 1
Lakers 000 001 0 — 1 9 3
Raiders 120 010 X — 4 5 2
Hulbert and Davis; Cline, Dunn (7) and Pulfer. WP—Cline; LP—Hulbert.
Chiefs overwhelm Indians
Bellefontaine handled host Stebbins 13-0 on Tuesday in a Central Buckeye Conference matchup.
The Chiefs move to 15-7 overall and remain in second place in the CBC Kenton Trail division with an 11-4 mark. The Indians drop to 5-19, 0-15.
Bellefontaine’s offense got hot early and took an 8-0 lead after the second inning. The Chiefs closed out the win with five more runs in the top of the seventh inning.
Jordan Baughman had a home run with three RBI to spark the BHS offense.
Also for the Chiefs, Nick Burton went 2-4 with two doubles and three RBI, Matt Entsminger went 3-5 with a double and an RBI, Brandon Wilson went 2-4 with a double and an RBI, Tyler Shamblin went 2-5 with a double, Josh Clifton went 2-3 and Drake Roebuck had a double with an RBI.
Clifton earned the win on the mound. He struck out six and gave up five hits.
Bellefontaine hosts Indian Lake on Thursday for a local CBC contest.
BELLEFONTAINE 13, STEBBINS 0
Chiefs 170 000 5 — 13 13 2
Indians 000 000 0 — 0 5 3
Pirates sink Eagles
Riverside’s baseball team cruised past host Troy Christian 14-2 in five innings on Tuesday in a non-league contest.
The win improves the Pirates to 16-8 on the season.
Read the complete roundup in Wednesday's Examiner.