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AHS Baseball Wins Four, Drops Two




Archbold's Jack Downey, left, is held at first base by Pettisville's Logan Frey in one of the Blue Streaks' non-league contests with the Blackbirds last week.- photo by Scott Schultz

Archbold’s Jack Downey, left, is held at first base by Pettisville’s Logan Frey in one of the Blue Streaks’ non-league contests with the Blackbirds last week.- photo by Scott Schultz

The Archbold baseball team had a full slate of games last week, marching through the competition until dropping both games of a Saturday, April 19 doubleheader with Perrysburg.

The Streaks stand 7-3, 1-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League.

AHS 3, Swanton 2

Archbold squeaked by Swanton 3-2 in NWOAL action, Monday, April 14.

The Bulldogs (2-2 0-1) crossed the plate first, scoring two in the top of the third. The Streaks bounced right back with two runs in their half.

Archbold’s Steven Kinsman scored on a fielder’s choice in the bottom of the eighth to pick up the league opener for both squads.

Kinsman garnished the win. In 3 2/3 innings he gave up zero runs on one hit and struck out three.

David Rupp pitched 4 1/3 innings and gave up two runs on two hits, fanned nine and walked eight.

The Bulldogs out-hit the Streaks 3-2. Kinsman and Paxson Miller led AHS with one hit each.

AHS 13, Edon 2

P. Miller picked up the win, Tuesday, April 15 over visiting Edon. Going four innings he gave up one run on six hits, struck out four and walked three. Collin Walker pitched one inning, giving up one run on three hits, striking out one, and walking one.

AHS scored two runs in the bottom half of the first. Edon scored one in the top of the third. Archbold came right back, exploding for 11 runs in the bottom half of the third.

Edon crossed the plate once more, in the fifth, for the 13-2 final.

David Dominique paced Archbold with three runs batted in, going 2-2 at the plate. P. Miller went 2-3 with 2 RBIs. Jeremy Neuenschwander went 2-2 with a double and 1 RBI.

The Streaks combined for 11 hits while the Bombers mustered nine.

AHS 7, Wauseon 2

Archbold topped Wauseon 3-2, Wednesday, April 16 in a non-league contest.

Corey Walker picked up the win, giving up two runs on five hits, fanning two and walking three in six innings.

At the plate Marc Miller went 2-3 with a double and 1 RBI. P. Miller also went 2-3. David Rupp and Kinsman went 2-4, with Rupp recording 2 RBIs.

JD Warncke recorded the loss, giving up four runs on seven hits, striking out two and walking three.

AHS 6, Pettisville 4

Archbold held off Pettisville 6-4, Thursday, April 17 at Archbold. Scoring two in the bottom of the first, the Streaks added one run in the fourth and three more in the fifth.

The Birds picked up a pair of runs in the top half of the third and rallied for two more in the seventh for the 6-4 final.

M. Miller picked up the win, giving up five hits and striking out five in five innings. Collin Walker went 1-3 with a triple and 2 RBI’s. Corey Walker added a double and 2 RBIs.

D. Rupp and Kinsman each went 2-3 with Rupp recording 1 RBI.

For Pettisville, Quinn Nofziger went 2-2, Harris King went 2-4, Aaron Rupp went 2-3, and Jordan Klopfenstein went 1-4 with 1 RBI.

Klopfenstein recorded the loss, giving up six runs on nine hits, four strikeouts, and two walks in six innings.

AHS 19, Pettisville 8

Archbold picked up a 19-8 win at Pettisville, Friday, April 18, in a non-league slugfest. The Streaks pounded out six hits to the Birds’ seven, but Pettisville was plagued by seven errors.

P. Miller picked up the win, going 1 1/3 innings, giving up no runs on no hits and striking out one. Rupp and Jeremy Neuenschwander also made appearances on the mound. Rupp went 2 2/3 innings and gave up five runs on five hits and struck out five while walking four. In one inning Neuenschwander gave up three runs on two hits and walked two.

AHS scored one run in the top of the first. PHS bounced right back to take a 2-1 lead. Archbold answered with one in the top of the second, then exploded for seven in the top of the third and 10 more in the fourth.

Corey Walker went 2-4 with 1 RBI. Rupp went 1-2 with a double and 1 RBI.

Logan Frey picked up the loss, giving up seven runs on three hits, striking out four, and walking three in 3 2/3 innings. Also on the mound were Zane Miller, Quinn Nofziger, and Kyle Graber.

At the plate the Birds were led by Andy Switzer, who was 2-3, and Jordan Klopfenstein, 1-3 with one double.

Perrysburg 15, AHS 10 Perrysburg 6, AHS 5

The Streaks hosted Perrysburg, Saturday, April 19 and dropped the opening game 15- 10. Perrysburg exploded for seven runs in the second inning and four more in the third on their way to the victory.

Corey Walker suffered the loss, pitching 1 1/3 innings and giving up seven runs on two hits, fanning two and walking three.

The Streaks pounded out nine hits. Dominique hit three singles and tallied four RBIs. Rupp and Kinsman both notched two singles.

In the second game the Streaks opened with a 2-0 lead after the first inning. Perrysburg added its runs in the second and third innings to take a 4-2 lead.

Perrysburg added two more in the sixth. The Streaks closed the gap in the seventh, scoring three runs, but fell short.

Rupp suffered the loss, giving up three runs on two hits, recording one strikeout, and one walk in one inning. Archbold scattered six hits in the game.

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