Baseball

Dawgs sent home from tourney in district semi upset

ARCHIVE PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY | LMC Photography Dalton’s Isaac Wengerd earlier in the season. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer The 2021 season for Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team ended in the Division IV Medina District semifinal. The No. 2 seed Dawgs were upset by No. 3 Columbia 8-1 May 25…

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Dalton varsity falls to Columbia in semifinals

Dalton  varsity baseball fell to Columbia 8-1 in the Div. IV Medina District semifinal. Seth Manley was 2 for 3 with a triple. Dalton ended the season with a 20-8 record.  Read more in the June 2 edition of The Dalton Gazette & Kidron News.

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Dawgs, Golden Bears share WCAL crown

PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY Underclassmen congratulate seniors during Senior Night. Dalton’s Colter Chupp keeps his eye on the ball. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer After two wins over Rittman, Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team finished with a 12-2 record against WCAL teams, which was enough to grab a share of the…

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Dawgs’ skipper tallies 100th win

PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY Dalton’s win against Waynedale put the Dawgs in a position to at least share the WCAL championship. PHOTO PROVIDED Coach Scott Huth reached his 100th win last week during the game. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer After being shut out by Waynedale early in the week, Dalton High…

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Dawgs use pitching, long ball against Smithies

PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Adam Jarrett slides safely into second under the tag. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer Excellent pitching, solid defense and long-ball shots were just what Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team needed to sweep Smithville. The wins put the Dawgs at a 14-5 overall record and…

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Dalton varsity baseball remains undefeated on the road

PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Dalton’s Jaden Schlabach with the pitch. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer For many teams, home is the place where they play the best. That is not the case this season for Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team. After wins at Norwayne and Sandy Valley, the…

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Dawgs win big against Chippewa, Mogadore, Orrville

PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Brandon Basinger is greeted at home by Bennet Gwin and Colton Chupp after his home run. Kole Miller dives back to first to avoid the tag. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team took two games from Chippewa and won over…

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Dawgs make late-game comeback to sweep series with Huskies

PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Colter Chupp is greeted at home after a solo blast out of the park home run against Northwestern last week. The Dawgs have a 3-1 overall record and a 2-0 WCAL record. Dalton’s Jaden Schlabach fires it in from right field. Dalton’s Seth Manley gets a hold of…

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Dawgs return to diamond with extra-inning walk-off

PHOTOS BY ROBERT McCUNE | DGKN A warm spring day greeted Dalton and Tuslaw teams Saturday. The Mustangs won 5-1 the first game and the Bulldogs won the second game 10-9. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer After two years since Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team played an Opening Day game, the…

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