Altamont downs Central A&M
The Indians got off to a slow start Saturday against Central A&M, but finished strong in with a pair of wins.
In game one, Garrett Ziegler was 4-for-4 with three runs, four RBIs and two stolen bases on the day. Aaron Goeckner and Clayton Ruckman each drove in two runs, and Austin Finn had three RBIs with a home run.
Ziegler also pitched, picking up the win.
Altamont picked up a shutout 3-0 win in game two, behind the strong pitching of Nick Miller.
Trevor Cornett drove in a run in game two, while Ruckman had a pair of RBIs
Altamont heads to Patoka this afternoon.
Altamont 001 035 4 13
Central A&M 100 001 1 3
WP - Ziegler LP - Donce
Altamont: Ziegler (4-4, 4 RBI, 3 R, 2 SB); Goeckner (0-3, 2 RBI, R); Ruckman (1-4, 2 RBI, R, SB); Finn (2-5, HR, 3 RBI, R); Wolff (1-4, RBI); Armstrong (1-4, R); Borders (1-4, 2 R); Guerrettaz (2-3, 2 R); Miller (3-3, 2B, RBI, 2 R)
Altamont 100 200 3
Central A&M 000 000 0
WP - Miller
Altamont: Ziegler (1-3, R, SB); Goeckner (2-3, R); Ruckman (1-1, 2 RBI, R, SB); Cornett (0-1, RBI)
Shoes split at Marshall
Teutopolis played at Marshall Friday night, splitting a doubleheader with the hosting Lions.
Game one was dominated by Kyle Pruemer on the mound, as he tossed seven innings of one-hit ball and struck out nine in a 6-1 Teutopolis win.
Offensively, Jared Waldhoff was 4-for-4 with a solo home run as he scored four runs. Chase Wendling was 2-for-4 with an RBI, Bobby Wenthe went 3-for-4 while driving in two, and Pruemer and Justin Kenter each had an RBI of their own.
In game two, Marshall roared back and took an early lead against Ryan Ruholl on its way to an 8-2 win. Ruholl gave up seven runs in 3.1 innings and took the loss.
Offensively, Derek Smith led the charge with a solo home run in a 1-for-3 day. Michael Gillespie also went 2-for-3.
The Wooden Shoes are now 16-3 and face their cross-county rival Effingham on the road Monday.
Teutopolis 101 030 1 6 10 1
Marshall 000 001 0 1 1 2
WP - Pruemer LP - Hefner
Teutopolis: Waldhoff (4-4, HR, RBI, 4 R, SB); Wendling (2-4, RBI, R, SB); Wenthe (3-4, 2 RBI); Pruemer (0-3, RBI); Kenter (1-3, RBI)
Teutopolis 000 110 0 2 6 1
Marshall 420 101 X 8 12 1
WP - Osborn LP - Ruholl
Teutopolis: Hardiek (0-1, 3 BB, R, SB); Smith (1-3, HR, RBI, R); Borries (1-2); Ruholl (0-3, RBI); Gillespie (2-3); Ungrund (1-3)