Titans Defeat Northview Wildcats in Sectional PlayMay 19, 2014The St. John's Jesuit Titans began sectional play on Thursday, May 15 and came away with a 5-0 victory over Sylvania Northview. Senior Nolan Silberhorn threw seven innings of two hit baseball to help the Titans advance to the district semi-finals. Seniors Ethan Kirkman and Alex Gum led the way as Kirkman went 3 for 3 and Gum added one hit and two RBI's. The Titans will now face Sylvania Southview on Thursday, May 22, 3:00 p.m. at Mercy Field.
In regular season play, senior Jeremy O'Brien led the Titans to a 5-1 victory over Findlay on Monday, May 12. On Saturday, the Titans completed a sweep of Southgate Anderson. In game one, senior Jacek Czerwinski went five innings giving up just one hit, and picked up his fourth win of the season. Senior Mike Barrett went 3 for 4 with two home runs and a double, adding four RBI's. Junior John Friesner also added two hits. In game two, senior Collin Korte improved to 5-0 on the season as he threw a complete game four hitter. Sophomore Sam McClurg went 3 for 3 and Friesner went 2 for 2 with three RBI's. Senior Luke Brahier and O'Brien also had two hits each.
The Titans will face Lima Senior at home on Tuesday, May 20 at 5:00 p.m. in the first round of the TRAC tournament.