Shelby County Claims One Win, Suffers Two Losses


Published on June 3 2013 7:17 am
Last Updated on June 3 2013 7:17 am
Written by Millie Lange

Shelby County Posts 289/611/724 fell to Rantoul Post 287 in a doubleheader but picked up a victory over Piatt County Legion during weekend action.

Shelby County dropped 12-7 and 8-0 losses to Rantoul. Despite having 12 hits, Shelby County lost 12-7.

Breaking a 1-1 tie in the second inning, Rantoul had a five-run second to pull ahead. Shelby County came back but Rantoul had another five-run inning in the fifth.

Gunner Theis had two singles, a double and two RBI for Shelby County while Hayden Cole had a single, double and two RBI and Neil Yockey a single, double and an RBI.

In the second game, Rantoul blanked Shelby County. Shelby County had four hits in the contest led by Yockey with two singles.

In a game against Piatt County, Aaron White pitched a no-hitter with one walk and six strikeouts. Shelby County took a 1-0 lead in the sixth and tacked on another run in the seventh for a 2-0 win.

Cole had a double and drove in a run while Michael Baker had a single and drove in the other run. Andrew Hawkins had two singles.

At Rantoul

Game One

Shelby County          110    113    0    --      7-12

Rantoul                    150    150    x    --    12-11

WP -- Hawkins. LP -- Pannbacker.

Shelby County  -- Baker, single; Keown, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Hatfield, single; Theis, 2 singles, double, 2 RBI; Cole, single, double, 2 RBI; Hawkins, single; Yockey, single, double, 1 RBI

Rantoul -- Church, single, double, 1 RBI; Woller, 1 RBI; McLain, 3 singles, 4 RBI; Deaville, 2 singles, 5 RBI; Vermillion, single; Flessner, single; Acklin, single; Worthington, single

Game Two

Shelby County          000    000    0    --    0-4

Rantoul                    023    300    x    --    8-9

WP -- Flessner. LP -- Keown.

Shelby County -- Theis, single; Hawkins, single; Yockey, 2 singles

Rantoul -- Woller, single, double, 2 RBI; Deaville, single, 1 RBI; Acklin, 2 doubles, 3 RBI; Oliversas, single, 1 RBI; Dunn, single, 1 RBI; Morris, 2 singles

At Piatt County

Shelby County          000    001    1    --    2-9

Piatt County             000    000    0    --    0-0

WP -- White. LP -- Snodgrass.

Shelby County -- Baker, single, 1 RBI; Keown, 2 singles; Theis, single; Yockey, single; Cole, double, 1 RBI; Hawkins, 2 singles; White, single

Piatt County -- no hits