Ohio High School Baseball - Springfield prevails Crestview
(May 5, 2009: Columbiana, OH 44408) In Tuesday's league challenge, the Springfield Tigers (New Middletown, OH) baseball squad triumphed over the host Crestview Rebels (Columbiana, OH), by a margin of 10-1.
With the win, Springfield betters its record to 17-3 on the season. The Tigers host East Palestine (East Palestine, OH) to battle the Bulldogs in a Inter-Tri County - Upper test on Wednesday, May 6. The Bulldogs come into the test with a record of 1-4.
With the defeat, Crestview falls to 9-7 on the season. The Rebels host Mineral Ridge (Mineral Ridge, OH) to battle the Rams in a Inter-Tri County - Upper test on Thursday, May 7. The Rams come into the test with a record of 0-6.
Travis Richey (5-1) went six innings for Springfield striking out four to improve the Tigers record to 17-3 (11-2 in the ITCL). Dylon DeJane went 3-3 including a homerun and three RBIS. Todd Kibby added three hits and Matt Semach added two. Frank Sferra hit a three-run homerun in the sixth to break open the game. The Tigers play their final league game of the season tomorrow at home against East Palestine.