CHBC junior high baseball (1-0) hosted South Central to opemn the season at Beecher City on Monday. They beat their opponents and the rain, 4-0.
The CHBC Bobcats got the upper hand in the 3rd inning, when the they broke through for a single run. They got 3 more runs on the board in the bottom of the 5th, before the game ended at the end of 5 innings.
Jaxon Manley went all 5 innings for CHBC and Wyatt Rueff was his catcher. Manley notched the shutout, allowing just 2 hits and 2 walks. CHBC drew 6 walks and stroked 6 hits, driving in 3 of the 4 runs.
Six different Bobcats hit safely. Manley, Rueff, and Layne Jones were 1-for-2 with a walk, and a run, each. Rueff had an RBI. Carson Evans was 1-for-3 with a run, while Rylee Fishers was 1-for-3, driving in 2 runs.
CHBC 4, South Central 0
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CHBC stats: Carson Evans 1-for-3, run; Clayton Wojcik 0-for-1, sac, BB; Jaxon Manley 1-for-2, BB, run; Gage Lorton 1-for-2, BB; Kaleb Melvin 0-for-2, BB; Wyatt Rueff 1-for-2, BB, run, RBI; Layne Jones 1-for-2, BB, run; Rylee Fisher 1-for-3, 2 RBIs; Dacotah Waters 0-for-2. Pitching (W) Manley 5 IP, 0 runs, 2 hits, 3 BBs.
So Cen stats:Montes 1-for-3; Markley 0-for-1, BB; Robb 0-for-1, BB; Jones 0-for-2; Sidwell 0-for-2; C Bursott 0-for-2; Bolen 0-for-2; L Bursott 1-for-2; Buchanan 0-for-1, BB. Pitching (L) Sidwell 3 IP; C Bursott 1 IP; Montes 1 IP