OVBL: Maynard now 2-0

HANNIBAL – Dane Koch scattered five hits and four different Maynard (2-0) players recorded runs batted in as the defending Steele and Cook Insurance Ohio Valley Baseball League champions defeated Hannibal, 7-1, Monday night.

Koch struck out five and walked two. All five hits were singles.

He was backed by Cody Hudson with three singles and an RBI. Michael Androsko banged a two-run single, while Ryan Jarvie had a run-producing base hit. B.A. Holloway picked up an RBI when he walked with the bases loaded. Logan Hudson chipped in a double.

Brennan Binni took the loss for the Pirates (1-1) despite eight strikeouts. He walked six and allowed a like number of hits.

Aaron Cisar knocked in the only Hannibal run with a first-inning single.