In four games over a three week stretch, Shelby JV baseball lost to Arthur, 6-0, tied Vandalia, 3-3, lost to Tuscola 11-0, and lost to Sullivan, 7-4.
Shelby had the same number of hits as Arthur, but also booted the ball three times. Arthur got four runs in the 1st off three walks, a hit batter and an error, not one hit. In the 2nd a dropped 3rd strike led to a run and an error in the 3rd led to the other run.
Arthur 6, Shelbyville 0 - 4 innings
Arthur 411 0--6-3-0
Shelby 000 0--0-3-3
Ram stats: Justin Hopper 1-for-2; Dalton Owens 1-for-2; Durbin 0-for-1, BB; Garrett Brachbill 1-for-1. Dylan Patch 0-for-1, FC. Pitching (L) Owens 6 runs, 2 hits, 3 BBs, 2 HB, 6 Ks.
Shelby out hit Vandy 4 to 2. All Vandy's runs came off walks, followed by a single in ther 1st and an error in the 4th.
Shelby scored two in the 1st when Dalton Owens singled, Dylan Patch walked, then Ryan Stenger and Zach Williams reached on errors. They scored thei solo run in the 3rd off a Patch home run. Ryan Stenger singled and Bart Kennell doubled after that, but were left on.
Shelbyville 3, Vandalia 3 - 4 innings
Vandy 200 1--3-2
Shelby 201 0--3-4
Ram stats: Hendryx 0-for-2, BB; Owens 1-for-3; Hopper 0-for-3; Patch 1-for-2, BB, HR, ROE, 2 runs, RBI; Stenger 1-for-3, ROE; Williams 0-for-2, ROE; Kennell 1-for-1, 2B, BB; Brachbill 0-for-1, BB; Peifer 0-for-2. Pitching - Hopper 3 runs, 2 hits, 8 BBs, 1 HB, 7 Ks.
The Tuscola game was scoreless until the 4th. They reached on an error and a hit batter, then came a double and a single. A walk and two more singled made it 6-0.
In the 5th, a single, a double, and a single, made it 8-0. In the 6th, an error, a walk, a hit batter, and a double capped the score at 11-0. Owens singled and Kennell doubled back-to-back in the 4th for the only Ram hits.