Shelbyville Daily Union

Local News

April 9, 2013

W/SS doubles-up Casey, splits DH

Windsor/Stew-Stras baseball used rallies to double-up Casey on Friday, 8-4, but a rally in game 2 on Saturday by Central A&M made W/SS settle for a split on Saturday, winning game 1, 4-0, and losing game 2, 4-3.

The Windsor/Stew-Stras coop used two 3-run rallies to count out Casey and run their record to 8-2 on the season.

Down 1-0 in the top of the 3rd, W/SS rattled the bats for three runs. Casey countered in the bottom of the inning with two runs to knot the game, 3-3. Once again, Casey took a 1-run lead in the 4th, 4-3. And, once again, W/SS answered a 1-run deficit with multiple runs, scoring two in the next half-inning.

W/SS was up 5-4 in the top of the 7th when they vaulted away from Casey with another 3-run rally. Casey had no answer in the bottom of the 7th. Hayden Cole hit 2-for-3 for W/SS and drove in four of their eight runs. Trey Leasher was 1-for-4, but drove in two more runs.

Hurler Ben Helton ran his record to 3-1 with the win. Helton shut down Casey, throwing a 1-hit, 3-inning shutout to wrap up the win. He struck out five and walked no one. Despite the 4-run margin of victory, W/SS was out-hit by Casey 8 to 7.

Friday

W/SS 8, Casey 4

W/SS 003 020 3--8-7

Casey 012 100 0--4-8

W/SS stats: Allen 1-for-4, 3 runs; Vonderheide 2-for-3, 3 runs, RBI; Theis 0-for-3; Cole 2-for-3, run, 4 RBIs; Fulk 0-for-4; Stremming 1-for-3; Leasher 1-for-4, 2 RBIs; Helton 0-for-3; Helmuth 0-for-1, run. Pitching (W) Helton (3-1) 3 1/3 IP, 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 BBs, 5 Ks.

Casey stats: Stepina 2-for-4, RBI; Glidewell 2-for-4, run; M. McCown 0-for-4; Bland 1-for-4, RBI; S. McCown 0-for-3, run; Belt 1-for-2, RBI; Williams 1-for-3; Chism 1-for-3; Ragan 0-for-2, run; Shellenbarger run. Pitching (L) Belt 4 IP, 5 runs, 5 hits, 3 BBs, 6 Ks.

Text Only
Local News
  • Drowning victim identified

    A weekend drowning victim has been identified by the Shelby County Sheriff's office.

    July 28, 2014

  • Heroin addiction in Illinois: A community problem of epidemic proportions In Illinois, heroin addiction is a growing problem. Overdose and deaths as a result of heroin abuse are issues now faced by every community in our State. No small town is exempt from this growing epidemic. Today, towns such as: Stewardson, Beecher Ci

    July 28, 2014

  • 072914 trail work pic 2 Local volunteers assist AmeriCorps workers on Illini Trail The AmeriCorps NCCC crew got a boost of help on July 19 from community volunteers to work on the Chief Illini Trail at Lake Shelbyville.The crew is rehabilitating the trail, which has been neglected over time. The 11-mile hiking trail runs between Lo

    July 28, 2014 2 Photos

  • Sherry Kay Spitzner Flora Sherry Kay Spitzner, 54, of Flora passed away at 4:29 a.m. Friday (July 25, 2014) at the Clay County Hospital, Flora.Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in the Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Cowden with Pastor Mark Smith officiating. Vis

    July 28, 2014

  • Drowning death reported

    A Shelbyville woman is the apparently victim of a drowning Sunday morning.

    July 27, 2014

  • Lake Shelbyville tree stand permits available for 2014-15 Lake Shelbyville - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers would like to announce that the Lake Shelbyville Tree Stand Policy for this season will remain the same as it was last season. The policy allows hunters to leave one seasonal tree stand up for the d

    July 24, 2014

  • Aquafest at Dam West Beach Aug. 2 Lake Shelbyville - Aquafest at Dam West Beach is no ordinary day at the beach. The Lake Shelbyville, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be hosting Aquafest for Saturday, August 2, from noon to 4:00 p.m. Children and adults of ages all are welcome to a

    July 24, 2014

  • Shelbyville Edward Jones office to collect school supplies Tad Mayhall, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Shelbyville, is supporting the Shelbyville schools by using his office as a drop-off location for a school supplies drive.Local residents and businesses may help by bringing in items to the Edward Jon

    July 24, 2014

  • SMHGirls Night Out on Know Your Medications SHELBYVILLE, IL, – According to the National Health Institute, close to 40% of Americans receive prescriptions for four or more medications. Medication is a powerful tool in a healthcare professional’s tool kit, but when combined with over-the-counte

    July 21, 2014

  • Correction

    In the story "Eagle Scout rebuilds Illini Trail bridge" (July 18), the carpenter who helped on the project was Doug Martin, not Doug Hall.

    July 21, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US
Poll

Should the minimum wage for workers be raised in Illinois?

Yes
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium