NLL baseball showdown looms in regional semifinal

5/29/2014
Southview head coach Ed Mouch talk to his players during the sixth inning of the Division I District baseball semifinals.
Southview head coach Ed Mouch talk to his players during the sixth inning of the Division I District baseball semifinals.

Strong pitching helping Southview make tournament run

Good pitching can cover up some deficiencies on the baseball diamond.Sixth-year Southview coach Ed Mouch can attest to that with his light-hitting Cougars this season. Southview (17-9) will face Anthony Wayne (21-8) in today’s 5 p.m. Division I regional semifinal at Bowling Green State University’s Stellar Field, and this opportunity can be attributed to the Cougars’ pitching in tournament play. READ MORE

 

 

 

Anthony Wayne pitcher Mason Zimmerman (23), right, cheers from the dug out during a game.
Anthony Wayne pitcher Mason Zimmerman (23), right, cheers from the dug out during a game.

League co-champ Anthony Wayne on hot streak at right time

A rough week served as a catalyst for one of the best seasons in Anthony Wayne baseball history. The Generals suffered four consecutive losses from April 20-26 and the team's record plummeted to 8-8. AW coach Mark Nell called it the most difficult week in his 14 years. But now, Anthony Wayne (21-8) has advanced to the Division I regional semifinals and will play Southview at 5 p.m. today at Bowling Green State University’s Stellar Field. READ MORE