Local tumblers compete in national meet

Gloria’s Tumbling and Trampoline Team saw 14 of its members recently compete at the USTA Nationals in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. 

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Coach Pitch champs

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West Liberty I Thoman’s IGA recently won the Logan County Coach Pitch championship. Team members are, from the left, front row: Carver Wallace, David Adams, Logan Zanfirov, Lucas Trimble, Eli Gillley and Derek Wall; middle row: Owen Thornburg, Landon Zanfirov, Aydan Knox, Adly Knox, Bennett Sutherin and Jack Henry; and back row: coaches Tina Zanfirov, Austin Thornburg, Michael Sutherin, Matt Henry and Randy Wallace. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

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'Bellefontaine Examiner' All-area softball team

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Player of the year — Kelsey Day, WL-Salem

Kelsey Day did it all for West Liberty-Salem this spring. The junior standout sparkled in the pitching circle, going 20-3 with 118 strikeouts and just 26 walks in 138.2 innings. She had an ERA of 1.716. Day also served as the headliner of a potent WL-Salem offensive lineup. She led the team in batting average (.493), hits (37), doubles (12), triples (six) and RBI (47). She also had three home runs and scored 17 runs. She struck out just three times in 92 plate appearances. Day, who powered the Tigers to a district championship, was the Ohio Heritage Conference North division player of the year and a first-team Division III all-Ohio selection. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MATT HAMMOND)

Read the full story in Tuesday's Examiner. 

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Tourney winners

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Huntsville I Indian Meadows Chiropractic Center recently won the Logan County 8-and-under softball tournament. Huntsville I went 5-0 in the tournament by defeating West Liberty, DeGraff, Quincy, Ridgemont and Ridgemont again in the championship game 18-17. Huntsville I finished the season with a 13-1 overall record. Team members are, from the left, front row: Rylie Souder, Rya Pequignot, Makayle Clary, Lily Michael and Audree Titus; middle row: Chloe Borgerding, Mya Schroeder, Claire Tidwell, Mackenzie Miller and Quinn Imm; and back row: coaches Ashley Pequignot, Mike Pequignot, Dallas Clary, Brad Souder, Curt Schroeder, Brian Tidwell and Nate Titus. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

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