Shelby County Falls to Mattoon Post 88
Published on July 25 2013 11:10 am
Last Updated on July 25 2013 2:35 pm
Written by Millie Lange
MATTOON -- Mattoon Post 88 handed Shelby County Posts 289-611-725 a 7-4 loss in the Fourth Division Baseball Tournament at Grimes Field in Mattoon Wednesday.
Shelby County took a 2-0 lead in the third inning but Mattoon came back with a two-run fourth to knot the score. The two teams were quiet over the next three innings before Mattoon pushed ahead 5-3 in the eighth then had a two-run ninth.
Mattoon banged out 10 hits in the contest led by Riley Walk with a single, double and three RBI, Clayton Warfel with two singles and Dustin Temple with two singles and two RBI.
Shelby County was led by Jake Keown with a single, triple and an RBI and Michael Baker with two singles.
Shelby County is back in action today at 5 p.m. against either Paris or Lincoln.
Fourth Division Tournament
Mattoon Post 88 000 200 032 -- 7-10
Shelby County Posts 289-611-725 002 000 011 -- 4- 5
WP -- Warrem. LP -- Keown.
Mattoon Post 88 -- Price, single; Warfel, 2 singles; Hutchinson, single; Webb, single, 1 RBI; Walk, single, double, 3 RBI; Temple, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Roling, single
Shelby County Posts 289-611-725 -- Vonderheide, single, 1 RBI; Keown, single, triple, 1 RBI; Baker, 2 singles