Shelbyville Daily Union

Sports

April 11, 2013

Ram Softball Magic No. 14

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Shelbyville softball had a magic number this week, #14. They beat St. Teresa, 14-0, on Monday. They beat Stew-Stras, 14-4, on Tuesday. Grace Moll threw 14 Ks to beat Tolono, 5-0, on Wednesday.

Against St. T, "Amazing" Grace Moll threw a 1-hit shutout with zero walks and 13 strikeouts. That eliminated any offensive threat to the Rams. When it came to the Rams offense, it was unleashed like a plague on the Bulldogs. They pounded out 15 hits, including four doubles, a triple, and two home runs.

Madison Boone smacked a triple and both home runs, driving in five RBIs. Jensen Cloe doubled, Kayla Brachbill doubled, Rachel Fox doubled and Lindsey Eigsti doubled.

Monday

Shelbyville 14, St. Teresa 0

Shelby  200 145--14-15-1

St. T      000 000--0-1-2

Ram stats: Cloe 2-for-5, ROE, 2B; Brachbill 1-for-5, 2B, ROE, 2 runs; Moll 0-for-3, HBP, run; Boone 3-for-4, 3B, 2-HRs, 3 runs, 5 RBIs; Smith 2-for-4, SB, 2 runs; Watton 2-for-4, SB; Fox 2-for-4, 2B, SB, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Eigsti 2-for-4, BB, 2B, 2 runs; Williams 1-for-2, 2 BBs, SB, run (CR Lee SB, run). Pitching (W) Moll 6 IP, 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 BBs, 13 Ks.

St. T stats: Fitzgerald 1-for-4, ROE. Pitching (L) Fitzgerald 6 IP, 14 runs, 13 hits, 3 BBs, 3 Ks.  

On Tuesday against Stew-Stras (3-2), the Rams changed pitchers and pulled a repeat, winning 14-4. Six Rams had multiple hits, including five more doubles. Moll had two doubles, Cloe one, Brandy Smith one and Brachbill one. In Monday's and Tuesday's games, the Rams hit a total 12 extra base hits.

The other Ram ace, Abbie Watton went the distance, allowing four runs on four hits, striking out six batters and walking no one in seven innings.

Tuesday

Shelbyville 14, Stew-Stras 4

Shelbyville   330 003 3--14-13-3

Stew-Stras   002 002 0--4-4-3

Ram stats: Cloe 2-for-3, 2B, SB, BB, sac, 2 runs; Brachbill 2-for-4, 2B, SB, BB, 3 runs; Moll 2-for-4, 2-2Bs, HBP, ROE, 4 runs, RBI; Boone 2-for-5, SB, run, 2 RBIs; Smith 2-for-5, 2B, BB, 2 runs, 4 RBIs; Watton 3-for-4, BB; Fox 0-for-4, FC, ROE; Patel 0-for-2, ROE, FC; Eigsti 0-for-3, BB, run; Durbin 0-for-2, BB, sac, run. Pitching (W) Watton 7 IP, 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 BBs, 6 Ks.

Stew stats: Knop 0-for-4, ROE, run; Schultz 2-for-3, 2B, ROE, 2 RBIs; B. Quast 0-for-3, FC, run; Lindsay Burton 0-for-3, ROE, run; Walden 1-for-3; Tabbert 1-for-3, run. Pitching (L) Schultz (1-2) 7 IP, 14 runs, 13 hits, 5 BBs, 2 Ks.  

On Wednesday against Tolono, Moll had 13 Ks through the top of the 6th and Tolono fielders made plays. The game was scoreless until the bottom of the 6th inning, when the Rams broke out the lumber. Shelby erupted for five runs, a death blow to Tolono. The Rams out-hit Tolono 8 to 1, with five of the eight hits in the 6th.

In the bottom of the 6th, lead-off hitter Jensen Cloe singled. Kayla Brachbill singled. Moll was walked to load the bases. Clean-up hitter Madison Boone cleaned off the bases with a 3-run double. Brandy Smith singled, scoring Boone. Abbie Watton hit the fifth hit of the inning and was the sixth straight batter to reach base. With one out, Lindsey Eigsti sacrificed Smith home for the 5-0 lead.

Wednesday

Shelbyville 5, Tolono 0

Tolono  000 000 0--0-1-0

Shelby  000 005 x--5-8-1

Ram stats: Cloe 2-for-3, 2B, run; Brachbill 1-for-3, run; Moll 0-for-2, BB, run; Boone 1-for-3, 2B, run, 3 RBIs; Smith 2-for-3, run, RBI; Watton 1-for-3, FC (CR Patel); Fox 0-for-3; Eigsti 1-for-2, sac, RBI; Durbin 0-for-3. Pitching (W) Moll 7 IP, 0 runs, 1 hit, 3 BBs, 14 Ks.

 

1
Text Only
Sports
  • Shelby Sweeps Maroa Meet

    Shelbyville boys and girls swept the Tuesday triangular track meet at Maroa. Shelby boys scored 100 points and the girls 98 points, defeating Maroa and Meridian.

    April 16, 2014

  • Hostetter Leads Windsor Track

    Windsor track went to Arthur on Tuesday and state medalist Katie Hostetter led them. Windsor girls finished fourth with 32 points, while the boys finished 4th with six points.

    April 16, 2014

  • SS/W Converts v. Pana

    Stew-Stras/Windsor softball won their eight straight game on Tuesday, cashing in against Pana, 11-5.

    April 16, 2014

  • BCCH Buries Christ

    Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick softball notched their first win of the season burying Christ Our Rock on Tuesday, 14-4.

    April 16, 2014

  • Raiders Break Broncos

    Central A&M softball's Olivia Jordan allowed no earned runs over seven innings, while the Raider offense posted a 4-run rally in the 5th inning to pull away from Cerro Gordo on Tuesday, 8-2.

    April 16, 2014

  • hendryx bb Shelby Slams Clinton After a close loss and a blowout, the Shelbyville Rams got a much needed win on Thursday, slamming Clinton, 13-0. Shelbyville slammed three home runs, including a walk-off grand slam. Tyler Hendryx threw a 1-hitter and struck out eight over four inni

    April 15, 2014 4 Photos

  • boone sfb Lady Rams Level Hillsboro John Curtis Daily Union Sports Editor Lady Rams Level Hillsboro

    April 15, 2014 4 Photos

  • Shelby Area Sports Schedule Tuesday, April 15 Shelbyville varsity baseball at St. Teresa, 4:30 p.m. Shelbyville boys tennis hosts Eisenhower, 4:30 p.m. Shelbyville boys/girls track at Maroa, 4:30 p.m. Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick baseball at St. Anthony, 4:30 p.m. Beecher City/C

    April 15, 2014

  • ohnesorge bb W/SS Wins 2-of-3 Windsor/Stew-Stras Devil baseball was busy this weekend, playing three games in two days. W/SS beat Casey on Friday at Windsor, 14-7. They beat St. Teresa on Saturday at the Charlie Due Wooden Bat Tourney in Champaign, 4-1, but then lost to Champaign

    April 15, 2014 4 Photos

  • Shelby Area Sports Results Thursday, April 10 SOFTBALL Shelbyville 18, Hillsboro 2 Stew-Stras/Windsor 14, ALAH 3 Okaw Valley 8, CHBC 2 St. Elmo/Brownstown 11, Neoga 5 TRACK At A&M: BOYS-1. Mt. Zion 98, 2. Pana 96, 3. Central A&M 74, 4. St. Teresa 44, 5. Cerro Gordo 34; GIRLS-1

    April 15, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Poll

Do you think the United States should become more involved in the advancements of Russia into the Ukraine?

Yes, militarily
Yes, as peacemakers
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

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