Shelby County Captures Doubleheader Over Macon County


Published on July 1 2013 9:09 am
Last Updated on July 1 2013 9:09 am
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.

At Shelbyville

Game One

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

Game Two

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