Nick Bebout, Wadsworth: Junior pitched five-hitter to help Grizzlies defeat Tallmadge 14-1 in key Suburban League game. … Walked none and struck out four over five innings. … Has 5-1 record and 1.63 ERA on season. … First-team All-Gazette as sophomore. … Team ranked 13th in Prep Baseball Report Division I state poll.
Sydney Sherry, Brunswick: Junior tossed no-hitter in 10-0 win over Houston at Gahanna Lincoln Showcase. Struck out six and walked three in six innings. … Joins teammate Courtney Saville and Medina’s Megan Paradise as only players to throw no-hitters this season. … Ranks 12th in area in batting average (.400) and is tied for 10th in hits (20).
Nick Winkler, Wadsworth: Senior ran lead leg on winning 4×800-meter relay as Grizzlies captured Avon Reynolds Relay title for second year in row. … Helped group clock 8:34.43. … Also posted season-low 4:31.93 to finish runner-up in 1,600. … Time is fastest in county. … Won three events in victory over Highland, highlighted by taking first in 400 in 53.4.
Sarah Pack, Medina: Junior helped 4×1,600- and 4×800-meter relays to wins as Bees captured title at Berea Kiwanis Titan Relays. … Anchored 4×16 to win in 21:47.40 and 4×8 in 9:47.24. … Also helped 4×4 to fifth place. … Clocked season-low 2:17 to win 800 in dual against Twinsburg. … Two-time state qualifier. … All-Gazette selection as sophomore.
J.J. Martin, Cloverleaf: Senior scored 6-0, 6-0 win over Williard’s Noah Lenz as Colts posted 3-2 non-league victory. … Owns 5-6 record on season, with all matches at second singles. … All-Gazette honorable mention choice in 2013. … Went 17-5 at third singles last spring, including 4-1 mark in intracounty play.