Matti Benson hit a solo homer in the 1st inning, but the #15 seed Leopards fell to the host #7 seed Knights 2-1 in their DI Massillon Sectional Final. Shelby Mayle also went 2-for-3 with a double and Anna Sirohman struck out 5 in the circle as LHS dropped to 11-12.
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Cole Miller threw a 3-hit shutout and struck out 3 to lead the Leopards in their 2-0 win over the visiting Knights. Karson Siegfried also went 2-for-3 with an RBI as Louisville blanked last year’s DII state runner-up.
Matti Benson hit a 2-run double scoring Kenzi Denzer and Kaitlin Twinem in the first inning, but the Leopards fell to the visiting Knights 6-2.
AJ Burick had 11 assists including her 1000th career varsity assist in the Lady Leopards 14-25, 15-25, 17-25 road loss to the Knights. Kardohely also had 8 digs, Brooke Haren 7 kills, and Taylor McCully 2 blocks as Louisville fell to 2-15.
Seth Anderson won the long jump and the 400 meter dash to lead the Leopards in their 73-63 loss to the host Knights. The Lady Leopards also fell to Hoban 88-41.
Kenzi Denzer batted 2-for-3 with an RBI to lead the Leopards in their 5-1 road loss against the Lady Knights. Brooke Brendle and Stevie Barrett also had hits for LHS who drops to 1-1.
8 different Leopards won sectional titles and 11 qualified for districts as Louisville won its 5th straight sectional championship as a team. Champions included Kolten Barker, Dylan Rhoads, Pablo Castro, Dominic Hoffarth, Brenden Severs, Noah Peterson, Blake Schaffer, & Cameron Brazek.
Jack Mayle shot a team low 81 to take 10th individually and lead the Leopards to a 6th place finish at the Shamrock Shootout at Alliance Country Club. Sam Karcher also shot 84, Zach Root 85, and Cole Miller 89 for Louisville.
Cole Miller shot a team low 86 to lead the Leopards as they took 13th place out of 19 teams at Congress Lake Blue Streaks Invitational. Jack Mayle & Zach Root also shot 88 each and Sam Karcher carded a 90 for LHS.
Rachel Kibler and Katie Yarnall both won their singles matches to lead the Lady Leopards in their 3-2 victory against the host Knights. The #1 doubles team of Bailey Mengay & McKenzie Taylor was also victorious in two sets as Louisville improved to 3-0.