Sports Writer

DEFIANCE - Fairview brought an end to the summer ACME season of Antwerp with an 11-1 victory in the losers-bracket finals of the sectional tournament.

The Apaches, which beat Antwerp earlier in the double elimination tournament, pounded out 13 hits off of two Antwerp pitchers, while taking advantage of five free passes and three errors to clinch a berth in the ACME districts.

Dylan Hines and Blake Schuette had the lone base hits for Antwerp, both coming in the fourth inning with Hines driving home Schuette with a two-out single.


Fairview  200 234 - 11  13  0

Antwerp  000 100 -   1    2  3

Winning pitcher: Caleb Frank (6 innings, 1 run, 2 hits, 4 strikeouts, 1 walk).

Losing pitcher: Hunter Sproles (4 innings, 4 runs, 8 hits, 3 strikeouts, 3 walks). Other: Parker Moore.

Leading hitters: (Fairview) - Riley Lucas single, 2 triples; Chayse Singer 2 singles; Cade Ripke single; Cade Polter single, double; Bryan Lucs 2 singles; Caleb Frank 3 singles; (Antwerp) - Dylan Hines single; Blake Schuette single.