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Friday's baseball results. (AP)
Winn, Smith lead Elkhart Central past Clay

Posted on May 24, 2014 at 12:21 a.m.

Mike Winn had three hits, and Kyle Smith drove in three as Elkhart Central defeated host South Bend Clay 8-5 in Northern Indiana Conference baseball on Friday, May 23. 

Winning pitcher Micah Bowyer added two hits for the Blue Blazers.

At Wawasee, Gage Fannin’s two-out walk-off single gave the host Warriors a 7-6 victory over Northridge in a wild Northern Lakes Conference battle.

The Warriors scored three runs in the seventh to overcome a 6-4 Raider lead.

At Fairfield, NorthWood exploded for 18 runs to beat the host Falcons 18-9. Hunter Lane and Dominic Miranda each had four hits for the Panthers, while Drew Minnich homered and drove in five runs.

Austin Christner had four hits, including a home run, for Fairfield.

At Penn, the host Kingsmen won a key game in the NIC, beating South Bend St. Joseph 8-7 to take a one-game lead in the conference over the Indians.

The Kingsmen scored seventh-inning runs on a bases-loaded hit by pitch and a bases-loaded walk for the victory.

At Westview, the host Warriors cruised past Lakewood Park 12-2. Jake Berkey and Judah Zickafoose had three hits each for Westview.

 

Elkhart Central 8, SB Clay 5

Central 311 002 1 — 8 11 5

Clay 110 003 0 — 5 7 3

Micah Bowyer (W) Collin Rudicil (6, S) and Kyle Smith; Tim Strychalski (L), Travis Miller (4) and C.J. Barnes.

Central: Hits — Mike Winn 3, Bowyer 2, Smith 2. 2B — Jesse Zepeda. RBI — Smith 3. Runs — Zepeda 2, Andrew Salmon 2 Smith 2. SB — Salmon 2.

Clay: 2B — Keji Parkhurst, Kevin Danik. Runs — Barnes. 

Records: Central 5-19 (3-13 NIC).

Next: Central vs. Concord Thursday, May 29, in Class 4A Elkhart Sectional.

 

Wawasee 7, Northridge 6

Northridge 221 100 0 — 6 8 3

Wawasee 000 301 3 — 7 9 3

Northridge: Hits — Cameron Ridenour 2, Austin Jackson 2, Craig Kasten 2. 2B — Jackson, Andrew Kennedy. RBI — Jake Baylis 2. Runs — Payton Carson 2, Ridenour 2. SB — Carson 2, Kasten 2, Sam Troyer 2.

Wawasee: Hits — Caleb Dingeldein 2. RBI — Brett Carson 2

Records: Wawasee 9-14 (4-10 NLC), Northridge 16-10.

Next: Mishawaka at Northridge, Wawasee at Lakeland, both Saturday, May 24.

JV: Wawasee 14, Northridge 13. Wawasee: HR — Will McCarthy. 2B — Brock Spangle 2. JV record: Wawasee 13-6..

 

NorthWood 18, Fairfield 9

NorthWood 335 330 1 — 18 23 0

Fairfield 330 201 0 — 9 14 0

Tyler Minnich (W); Dustin Everage (L).

NorthWood Hits — Hunter Lane 4, Dominic Miranda 4, Mitchell Hunsberger 3. HR — Tyler Minnich. 2B — Lane 2, Kyle McCoy, Will Kirkwood, Miranda. Runs — Lane 4, D. Miranda 4, Hunsberger 3.

Fairfield: Hits — Austin Christner 4, Forrest Glogouski 2, Clay Bontrager 2. HR — Christner. 3B — Christner. 2B — Christner, Bontrager. RBI — Christner 3, Lucas Miller 2. Runs — Christner 4, Glogouski 3.

Next: Churubusco at Fairfield, NorthWood at Culver Academy both Saturday, May 24.

 

Westview 12, Lakewood Park 2

Lakewood Park 000 11 — 2 2 3

Westview 442 002 — 12 12 2

Cody Criswell (W); Day (L).

Lakewood Park: SB — Yoder 2, Caulk.

Westview: Hits — Jake Berkey 3, Judah Zickafoose 3, Chase Anderson 2. 3B — Zickafoose. 2B — Berkey, Kohle Christner. RBI — James Weaver 2, Anderson 2, K. Christner 2. Runs — Zickafoose 3, Berkey 2, Anderson 2. SB — Zickafoose 2, Weaver, Anderson, Berkey.

 

Penn 8, SB St. Joseph 7

St. Joseph 330 001 0 — 7 8 2

Penn 002 022 2 — 8 7 1

Tyler Beck, James Whiteman (6, L) and Matt Potter; Cole Harlacher, R.J. Green (4, W 3-1) and Tyler Perry.

Penn: Hits — Skler Szynski 2. HR — Perry. 2B — Synski. RBI — Connor Banashak 2, Perry 2 banashak 2, perry 2, James Weaver 2, Anderson 2, K. Christner 2. Runs — Szynski 2.

Records: Penn 21-4 (14-1 in NIC), St. Joseph 20-4 (13-2).  

 

Freshmen

Memorial 9, Wawasee 7

WP —  Brett Wilson. Memorial: Hits — Payton Gartner 3. RBI — Gartner 4. Runs — Wilson 3. Wawasee: Hits — Tim Conley 2, Jaxon Coy 2, Rhett Coblentz 2. RBI — Coblentz 2.