Local baseball roundup


Lynchburg-Clay, Hillsboro post wins; loss for Tigers

By David Wright - dwright@civitasmedia.com



Ethan McConnaughey goes to bat for Lynchburg-Clay Wednesday evening in Leesburg.

Ethan McConnaughey goes to bat for Lynchburg-Clay Wednesday evening in Leesburg.


High school baseball got underway in Highland County this week, with several local teams hitting the diamond.

Lynchburg-Clay drops Fairfield

The Lynchburg-Clay Mustangs beat the Fairfield Lions Wednesday night by 8 runs with a final score of 10-2 in Southern Hills Athletic Conference action.

The Lions fall to 0-1 overall, 0-1 in the SHAC.

On Thursday, the Mustangs were defeated by the Fayetteville Rockets at home 6-3, falling to 1-3 overall, 1-1 in the SHAC.

Next opponent for Lynchburg: Bethel-Tate Tigers, Saturday, April 1, double header at 5 p.m.

Next opponent for Fairfield: Hillsboro High School at Fairfield High School, Saturday, April 1, double header at 11 a.m.

Hillsboro notches win over East Clinton

As reported by The Times-Gazette, the Hillsboro Indians took a victory over the East Clinton Astros Wednesday night in a South Central Ohio League matchup with a final score of 14-1.

The Indians improve their record to 3-0 overall, 1-0 in the SCOL.

Next opponent: Wilmington Hurricane at Wilmington High School, Friday, March 31 at 5 p.m.

McClain falls to Wilmington

The McClain Tigers took a 12-run loss at home against the Wilmington High School Hurricane Wednesday night in SCOL action with a final score of 13-1.

The Tigers drop to 2-1 overall, 0-1 in the SCOL.

Next opponent: Clinton-Massie Falcons at McClain High School, Friday, March 31 at 5 p.m.

Reach David Wright at 937-402-2570, or on Twitter @DavidWrighter.

Ethan McConnaughey goes to bat for Lynchburg-Clay Wednesday evening in Leesburg.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2017/03/web1_fairfieldlynchburg032917-2.jpgEthan McConnaughey goes to bat for Lynchburg-Clay Wednesday evening in Leesburg.
Lynchburg-Clay, Hillsboro post wins; loss for Tigers

By David Wright

dwright@civitasmedia.com