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November 17, 2017

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Ottawa-Glandorf latest victim of BHS softball success

Pirates now stand 7-1

The Bluffton High School softball team continues in winning streak, as is stopped WBL Ottawa-Glandorf 6-3 earlier this week.

Highlights in the win were Averey Rumer scoring 3 runs and going 3-4 at bats. Katie Prater went 2-3 at bat, including a double and 3 RBIs.

Libby Schaadt extended her pitching record to 7-1, which is also Bluffton’s record. O-G had 10 hits to Bluffton’s 8.


Pirate softball team belts Leipsic and Liberty Benton

Abbie Parkins has 4 RBIs against Leipsic

Bluffton High School's softball team defeated Liberty Benton and Leipsic in non-conference games this week.

Bluffton beat Liberty Benton 6-5 on the road, and Leipsic 11-1 at home. The wins move BHS to 6-1.

Libby Schaadt (6-1) was Bluffton’s winning pitcher in both games.


BHS softball team stands at 5-1

Bluffton High School girl’s softball team continues its winning ways, defeating Spencerville 5-3 in recent action.

The win moves BHS to 5-1 overall and 1-0 in the Northwest Conference. Spencerville drops to 2-4.

Averey Rumer had a double and 2 RBIs. Grace Nickels also had a double with 1 RBI. Jazmynn Wilson had a triple. Libby Schaadt (5-1) was Bluffton’s winning pitcher.



Fostoria 6th victim of BHS boy's tennis team

Bluffton High School boy’s tennis team continues on an impressive six-game winning streak, beating Fostoria 4-1 last week.

Bluffton results:
• First singles – Justin Haggard, 6-0, 6-0
• Second singles – Ryan Sprague, 6-3, 6-0
• Third singles – Trevor Bunch, 6-0, 6-0

• First doubles – Levi Mikesell-Jaret Geiser, 6-1, 6-4
• Second doubles – Kory Strahm-Christian Groman, 1-6, 1-6


Pirate baseball squad moves to 3-2

BHS beats Van Buren and Arcadia

Bluffton and Van Buren split a doublehead earlier this week. The Pirates won the opener 6-3, and VB the nightcap 12-2.

In the opener, Dakota Bricker (1-1) was the winning pitcher. He had two singles as did Bowden. Myers had a base hit and a double. Phillips had a double.

In the second game Branden Edwards, Cole Fruchey and Brice Rayle each had singles.

Bluffton next traveled to Arcadia and won 6-3. Matt Bowden (1-1) was the winning pitcher. The win moved BHS to 3-2 overall.


Pirate softball team down Elida and Arcadia

BHS now 3-0 overall

The Bluffton HS girls’ softball team remained unbeaten after pounding Elida 8-1 and Arcadia 3-2 earlier this week. Both games were on the road and BHS is now 3-0 overall.­­

Elida summary
Libby Schaadt was the winning pitcher. Top hitters for BHS were Abbie Parkins, Averey Rumer, Jazmynn Wilson, Katie Prater, Alivia Koenig and Brinkley Garmatter.

Arcadia summary
Schaadt moved to 3-0 with the win. Wilson, Prater, Edwards, Parkins and Rumer had hits in the victory.


Pirates tennis team stands 5-0 after beating Defiance and LCC

The Bluffton High School boys’ tennis team continues on its winning streak blanking Defiance 5-0 and perennial tennis power Lima Central Catholic by the same score.

The Pirates stand 5-0 after the two recent wins.

Defiance results
1 singles – Justin Haggard 6-0, 6-0
2 singles – Ryan Sprague 6-0, 6-0
3 singles – Trevor Bunch 6-1, 6-0

1 doubles – Levi Mikesell/Jaret Geiser 6-2, 6-2
2 doubles – Tad Steiner/Jake Staley 6-1, 6-0


Pirate boys' tennis team blanks Elida 5-0

Bluffton boys' tennis team moved to 3-0 by blanking Elida 5-0 last week. Results follow:

Number 1 singles – Justin Haggard, 6-0, 6-0
Number 2 singles - Ryan Sprague, 6-1, 6-0
Number 3 singles – Trevor Bunch, 6-0, 6-0

Number 1 doubles – Levi Mikesell/Jaret Geiser, 6-2, 7-5
Number 2 doubles – Tad Steiner/Jake Staley, 6-1, 6-1


That ball is out of here!

Bluffton HS softball team Lady Pirate catcher, Katie Prater, hits it out of the park for a home run, with 2 RBI's in the 4th inning.

The Bluffton Lady Pirates won their opening softball game against visiting McComb 6-2 earlier this week. Katie Prater had a home run, with 2 RBI's, Averey Rumor had two runs, and Jazymynn Wilson, Abbie Parkins and Grace Nickels all scored 1. (Rae Staton photo)





Baseball: Bluffton 15, Upper Scioto Valley 3

Bluffton High School’s baseball team defeated Upper Scioto Valley 15-3 in Bluffton earlier this week.

Brice Rayle was the winning pitcher. Braden Edwards collected a single and 2 RBIs, Colin Phillips hit 1 single and 1 home run, Matt Bowden had 2 singles and Dakota Bricker 1 double.

Bluffton is 1-1 overall.