Shelby County Captures Doubleheader Over Macon County
Published on July 1 2013 1:09 pm
Last Updated on July 1 2013 1:09 pm
Written by Millie Lange
Shelby County Posts 289-611-725 captured a baseball doubleheader victory over Macon County during weekend action.
Shelby County won 10-4 and 8-7. Shelby County edged out to a 1-0 first inning lead before Macon County tied and took a 4-3 lead in the third. Shelby County then came roaring back with four runs in the fourth and added on three more runs for the 10-4 win.
Shelby County had eight hits in the contest led by Christian Vonderheide with a single, double, home run and two RBI and Hayden Cole with a double and two RBI. Ben Helton pitched an eight-hitter with no walks and three strikeouts.
In the 8-7 victory, Shelby County held an 8-4 lead after five innings before Macon County mounted a comeback with three runs in the sixth but fell short.
Luke Hatfield led the winners with two singles, a home run and four RBI. Jake Keown picked up the pitching win while Gunner Theis had the save.
Macon County 013 000 0 -- 4-8
Shelby County 102 412 x -- 10-8
WP -- Helton. LP -- Duff.
Macon County -- Martin, 2 singles; White, single; Duff, single, 1 RBI; Hlawek, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Lunardi, single, 1 RBI; Desutter, single
Shelby County Posts 289-611-725 -- Vonderheide, single, double, home run, 2 RBI; Keown, 1 RBI; Theis, single, 2 RBI; Cole, double, 2 RBI; Yockey, 1 RBI; Miller, single; Moore, single; White, single, 2 RBI
Macon County 020 203 0 -- 7-10
Shelby County 104 300 0 -- 8- 5
WP -- Keown. LP -- Frank.
Macon County -- Martin, single; Duff, single, 1 RBI; Bird, 1 RBI; Duff, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Hlawek, 2 singles; Lunardi, single, double; White, 1 RBI; Frank, single, home run, 2 RBi
Shelby County -- Yockey, single; Hatfield, 2 singles, home run, 4 RBI; McConnell, 1 RBI; White, 1 RBI; Helton, single, 1 RBI