COLUMBIANA, Ohio (WYTV) – Trailing 2-0 in the third, Columbiana scored 5 runs in the bottom half of the frame to secure a 5-2 win over Campbell in the Struthers Sectional Semifinal.
Columbiana’s junior pitcher Jake Clark struck out 11 while allowing just 4 hits in 7 innings of work to register the win. Mitch Davidson had a double with a pair of RBIs. Dylan Davin, Tim Davin, Vince Vivo and Nate Armstrong all had a base hit.
For Campbell, Laz Lebron pitched the game’s first 5 1/3 innings, struck out 5 and allowed 5 hits. Mike Jones relieved him and struck out the batters he faced. The Red Devils’ first four batters combined to hit 4 for 11 for a .364 average (Yianna Koullias, Mike Jones, Laz Lebron, Darion Jones).
Columbiana will now face Crestview in the Sectional Semifinal tomorrow at 4:30 pm. In their first outing this season at Crestview on April 15, the Rebels won 15-5.