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  • DeSales Roundup

    Justin Antoncic of the DeSales baseball team connects with a pitch against Watterson earlier this season. Antoncic is among the top hitters for the Stallions, who were 15-12 overall before playing Heath in a Division II district semifinal May 18.

    Offense leading baseball team

    A balanced offensive approach helped the DeSales High School baseball team reach a Division II district semifinal, as the Stallions boasted six hitters with batting averages between .317 and .385 through 26 games.
City League Notes

Eastmoor track teams win league championships

The Eastmoor Academy boys and girls track and field teams left the City League meet May 13 at Mifflin with similar impressions of their championship performances.
City League Notes

Linden's Floyd seeks to soar high in postseason

Not even the fact he was new to the sport slowed down Linden-McKinley High School boys track and field standout Jeffery Floyd last season.
DeSales Roundup

Boys team splits tough stretch

Before the season began, DeSales High School boys lacrosse coach Matt Triplet expected a four-game stretch in early May against Catholic school rivals Cincinnati Moeller, St. Charles, Toledo St. Francis and Watterson might be the most challenging part of the schedule.
DeSales Roundup

Boys volleyball team clinches share of CCL

Lucas Agin swooped into the middle of the court, dived for a dig and sent the volleyball over the net into unguarded territory, sealing the DeSales High School boys volleyball team's 25-15, 25-12, 25-22 win at Watterson on April 29.

Butler adapts to help lead Vikings

Lennette Butler didn't ignore the ball-strike count or lose her concentration when she remained at the plate unaware that she'd been called out on strikes against Linden-McKinley earlier this season.
Local Roundup

Cougars tennis team hits stride

The Beechcroft High School boys tennis team is peaking as the postseason approaches.