The Franklin Park Bobcats are 8-0 after a 9-1 victory over Casey Mt Vernon on Monday afternoon. Aden Bass got the start and worked 5 solid innings for Salem with Colton Shelton coming in for the final 2 innings. The Bobcats will be back in action on Thursday afternoon when they travel for just the 2nd time this season and play at Centralia.
Selmaville shutout Sandoval 16-0. Heydin Purcell homered and drove in 2 while scoring 3 times. Ben Ryan tripled and drove in 2 with Brendan Smith adding a double and also driving in 2 along with Zane Dodson. Adrian Miller and Alijah Carroll added RBI for the Rockets. Carter Lowe worked 5 innings allowing just 1 hit with 13 strikeouts and just 3 walks. Logan Butts got the final 3 outs.
Raccoon knocked off Iuka 9-3. Jarett Rushing drove in a run for Raccoon along with CJ Allison, Michael Organ and Drake Rector. Cody Beard worked 2 innings on the mound allowing 1 hits and striking out 4, Rushing worked the next 3 allowing just 2 hits with Organ getting the final 3 outs via strikeout.
The South Central Falcons are 13-1 after dropping their first game of the season to Altamont Lutheran 6-2. SC committed 4 errors in the game that cost them. Lucas Bursott and Colton Smith drove in runs for SC. Callaway Smith started for SC and went 3 innings in the no decision allowing hits and 1 earned run with 6 strikeouts. Zane Montes took the loss going 6 innings allowing 4 runs and 3 hits.
Today in middle school baseball, Sandoval hosts Hoffman Trinity, Odin is at Altamont Lutheran.