Greenville remains No. 3 in Ohio High School Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association state poll


By Kyle Shaner - kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com



Greenville’s Baylee Petry pitches during a Greater Western Ohio Conference softball game against Sidney on Monday in Greenville.


Kyle Shaner | The Daily Advocate

COLUMBUS – Greenville remained No. 3 in the Division II state rankings in the latest Ohio High School Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association state poll of the 2017 season.

In the third weekly poll of the season, Greenville remained third behind Hebron Lakewood and LaGrange Keystone in Division II. The Lady Wave have been ranked in all three polls this season, starting at No. 6 in the first poll and moving up to No. 3 in the two most recent polls.

Greenville is the lone Darke County team to be ranked in the OHSFSCA poll this season. The Lady Wave have been ranked in 80 of the last 81 state polls.

Other teams with Darke County connections ranked in the poll include Greater Western Ohio Conference member Lebanon being ranked No. 2 in Division I, Midwest Athletic Conference member Parkway being ranked No. 4 in Division IV, MAC member New Bremen being ranked No. 7 in Division IV, and Cross County Conference member Newton being ranked No. 10 in Division IV.

For more information on the OHSFSCA and its state rankings, visit its website at www.ohsfsca.org.

OHSFSCA state rankings

Division I

Place School First place votes Total points

1. Anthony Wayne (7/105)

2. Lebanon (3/101)

3. Teays Valley (1/91)

4. Pickerington Central (63)

5. Lakota East (54)

6. Milford (51)

7. Walsh Jesuit (2/50)

8. Gahanna Lincoln (44)

9. Central Crossing (27)

10. Mt. Vernon (21)

Division II

Place School First place votes Total points

1. Hebron Lakewood (10/109)

2. LaGrange Keystone (96)

3. Greenville (67)

4. Oak Harbor (57)

5. Kenton Ridge (55)

6. Archbishop Hoban (1/49)

6. Clinton Massie (49)

8. Jonathan Alder (30)

9. Wapakoneta (24)

9. Graham (24)

10. River Valley (10)

Division III

Place School First place votes Total points

1. Wheelersburg (6/92)

2. Warren Champion (2/88)

3. North Union (66)

4. Sugarcreek Garaway (46)

5. Hamilton Badin (39)

6. Canfield South Range (37)

7. Cardington Lincoln (34)

8. West Salem Northwestern (31)

9. Springfield Northwestern (2/30)

10. New Middletown Springfield (27)

Division IV

Place School First place votes Total points

1. Gibsonburg (5/103)

2. Danville (3/84)

3. Jeromesville Hillsdale (1/78)

4. Rockford Parkway (1/77)

5. Portsmouth Clay (70)

6. Williamsburg (2/51)

7. New Bremen (44)

8. New Reigel (34)

9. Leesburg Fairfield (26)

10. Newton (24)

Greenville’s Baylee Petry pitches during a Greater Western Ohio Conference softball game against Sidney on Monday in Greenville.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/05/web1_Baylee-Petry-WEB.jpgGreenville’s Baylee Petry pitches during a Greater Western Ohio Conference softball game against Sidney on Monday in Greenville. Kyle Shaner | The Daily Advocate

By Kyle Shaner

kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.