Piqua baseball, softball drops games; Miami East track sweeps quad


Ron Nunnari/Civitas Media Piqua’s Cory Cottrell dives back into first base against Wayne Thursday.


Ron Nunnari/Civitas Media Piqua’s Sawyer Smith makes contact against Wayne Thursday.


HUBER HEIGHTS — The Piqua baseball team lost to Wayne 6-3 Thursday.

The Indians, 1-3, will host Tecumseh in a doubleheader today.

First pitch is at noon.

SOFTBALL

Lady Indians

drop game

SPRINGBORO — In a game that was moved to Springoboro because of rain, the Piqua softball team lost to Springboro 5-2 Thursday.

Piqua, 0-3, will host two teams today.

The Lady Indians will play Kenton at 11 a.m., followed by Kenton Ridge at 1 p.m.

TRACK

East teams

sweep meet

SPRINGFIELD — The Miami East boys and girls track and field teams swept a quad meet at Northwestern Wednesday.

Boys team scores were Miami East 67, Northwestern 29, Greenon 22, Emmanuel Christian 9.

Taton Bertsch swept the 110 hurdles, 17.87; and 300 hurdles, 45.50.

Also winning for East were Justin DeWeese, 3,200, 11:18.07; Justin Brown, high jump, 5-8; Blaine Brokschmidt, pole vault, 12-0; the 400 relay (Brown, Crawford, Taynor, Baker), 46.43; the 800 relay (Brown, Crawford, Brokschmidt, Weldy), 1:37.12; the 1,600 relay (Weldy, Austerman, Baker, Horne), 3:45.19; and the 3,200 relay (Austerman, Brautigan, Horne, Mengos), 9:07.87.

Girls teams scores were Miami East 88, Northwestern 28, Emmanuel Christian 13, Greenon 7.

Gabrielle Hawkins tripled in the 100, 13.37; 200, 27.62; and 400, 66.93; while Kaitlyn Mack swept the 100 hurdles, 18.50; and 300 hurdles, 52.93; and added a win in the long jump, 13-5 1-2.

Marie Ewing doubled in the 800, 2:39.78; and 1,600, 5:50.18.

Also winning were Liza Bair, high jump, 5-0; Rachle Ondera, discus, 93-5; the 800 relay (Miller, Bair, McCallister, Fellers), 2:00.66; the 1,600 relay (Mack, Monnin, Hawkins, Ewing), 4:32.66; and the 3,200 relay (Ewing, Savini, DesAutels, Mannier), 11:12.37.

Ron Nunnari/Civitas Media Piqua’s Cory Cottrell dives back into first base against Wayne Thursday.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/03/web1_thumbnail_CoryCottrel.jpgRon Nunnari/Civitas Media Piqua’s Cory Cottrell dives back into first base against Wayne Thursday.

Ron Nunnari/Civitas Media Piqua’s Sawyer Smith makes contact against Wayne Thursday.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/03/web1_SawyerSmith.jpgRon Nunnari/Civitas Media Piqua’s Sawyer Smith makes contact against Wayne Thursday.