Junior High Baseball Regionals Underway


Published on September 12 2018 2:42 pm
Last Updated on September 13 2018 10:12 am
Written by Greg Sapp

Junior high baseball regionals began Tuesday in Illinois.

Here are the area results:

In the 1A Neoga Regional--Villa Grove 7, Okaw Valley 3 and Neoga 11, Ramsey 0 (in the Neoga/Ramsey game for Neoga: Brady Reynolds 2-for-3; Bryar Hennessey 1-for-1; Malachi Staszak 1-for-2; Quintin Richards 1-for-1; Trey Sheehan 1-for-3; Devonn Kingery 2-for-2)

In the 1A St. Anthony Regional--Dieterich 10, Palestine 0 and Mulberry Grove 20, Oblong 5

In the 2A Shelbyville Moulton Regional--Altamont 10, CHBC 4 and Shelbyville Moulton 13, Brownstown/St. Elmo 0 (in the Altamont/CHBC game, Phillips got the win and Manley took the loss; for Altamont: Overton singled and drove in a run; Hammer scored twice and drove in a run; Phillips had two hits and drove in two runs; Rippetoe walked and scored; Eirhart singled and drove in a run; Kollman scored; Sloan singled and drove in a run; McCammon singled and drove in a run; Lemke and Davis each had a hit; for CHBC: Jones had three singles; Altamont is now 10-6; CHBC closes out the season with a 3-12 record)

In the 2A Casey-Westfield Regional--Cumberland 12, Red Hill 1 and Lawrenceville Parkview 6, North Clay 5 

In the 3A Greenville Regional--Taylorville 7, Vandalia 4 and Greenville 10, Pana 0 (in the Teutopolis/Charleston game, D. Niemerg got the win and L. Roepke finished up, with D. Niemerg allowing five runs, two earned, on six hits and two walks with one strikeout, and L. Roepke pitched the final inning, allowing two runs on three hits; at the plate for Teutopolis: C. Bloemer four walks and four runs scored; A. Lustig walked twice and scored twice; J. Niebrugge tripled and walked, scored, and drove in three runs; T. Schwerdt doubled and singled twice and walked, scored four runs, and drove in four runs; C. Siemer singled and walked three times, scored twice and drove in a run; D. Niemerg singled, walked twice, scored a run and drove in four runs; B. Thompson singled and drove in two runs; C. Siemer singled twice and walked, scored and drove in three runs; B. Goeckner singled twice and drove in three runs; E. Waldhoff doubled and scored two runs; L. Roepke singled; Teutopolis is now 13-2 on the season and won the South Central Conference title)

Junior high baseball regionals will play their semifinal games on Saturday and their regional championship games on Monday.

In regular season action, North Clay defeated Sacred Heart 7-6. Logan Fleener got the win, Noah Biggs took the loss. For Sacred Heart: McDevitt doubled and singled; Boyajian singled; Biggs had two singles; Jenson had three base hits, Sparks had three singles, Wallace had two base hits, Karolewicz singled, and Hoefft singled.