Tolono stats: Snodgrass 1-for-5, run; Crouse 1-for-5, ROE, run; Negangarde 1-for-3, BB, ROE, 3 runs; Short 0-for-2, 2 BBs, ROE, run; Grace 0-for-2, 2 BBs, FC, run; White 1-for-3, 2B, BB, run, RBI; Gadbury 0-for-1, BB (#23 0-for-1, BB, RBI); Innes 1-for-4, FC, run, 2 RBIs; Torson 0-for-3 (#9 0-for-1, ROE). Pitching (L) White 2 2/3 IP, 12 runs, 7 hits, 6 BBs, 1 K; Snodgrass 3 1/3 IP, 0 runs, 1 hit, 2 BBs, 4 Ks; #9 1 IP, 4 runs, 5 hits, BB, 0 Ks.
Shelbyville notched their 20th win of the season on Friday, beating Warrensburg. Jake Keown managed six hits over five innings and walked just one, while striking out four and notched a perfect 5-0 record on the season.
Although the Rams out hit Warrensburg 11 to 6. Shelby also got 11 free passes (8 BBs, 3 HB) and Warrensburg booted the ball four times. Warrensburg got one walk and the Rams committed zero errors. Shelbyville had 26 base runners to Warrensburg's seven.
Shelby opened the game with a 3-run rally. Keown was hit by a pitch and with two outs, Nate Standerfer drove him in. Neil Yockey smacked a double and scored Standerfer. Still with two outs, Hawkins singled and Luke McConnell reached on an error for a 3-0 lead. Shelby held serve as Keown threw three strikeouts in the 1st inning.
The Rams then had back-to-back 2-run innings. In the 2nd, Eli Miller led off with a walk and stole 2nd and 3rd. Luke Hatfield walked and with two outs, Yockey reached on an error and two runs scored, 5-0. In the 3rd, Garrett Manship, got one of his two hits and Caleb Eloe reached on an error. With two outs, Keown and Hatfield singled. The Rams were up 7-0.
Shelby made it 8-0 in the 4th. Yockey drew a lead-off walk and Hawkins singled. A fielder's choice moved Yockey and Manship hit an RBI-single.
The Rams put the 10-run early dismissal in play in the top of the 5th with another 3-run rally to bookend their scoring and take the 11-0 lead. Hawkins worked a lead-off walk and McConnell smacked an RBI-double. Manship walked, Eloe walked, and Miller walked, forcing in a run. With one out, Hatfield was hit and forced in the final run.