The Clinton Maroons defeated the Shelbyville Rams by a score of 8-3 on Wednesday evening.
The Maroons were led by Country Financial Player of the Game, Braden Cross, who went 2 for 2 with 3 doubles and 3 runs scored. Mac Hickman got the win, pitching 5 plus innings. He gave up 3 runs on 5 hits and 2 walks while striking out 7. Jake Wade, also for the Maroons, went 1 for 2 with an RBI.
Quinn Martz took the loss for Shelbyville. He pitched 2 1/3 innings, gave up 4 runs on 5 hits, walked 1, hit 2 batters, and struck out 4.
With the win, the Maroons improve to 9-9 overall and 9-4 in CIC action.
Additionally, the Maroons regional assignment was announced Wednesday afternoon. Their 3A regional game will be played on May 21 at Pontiac.
Tune in the 19th as the Lady Maroons take on U-High. You can hear the game live on The Big 1520 AM/92.3 FM WHOW and online at dewittdailynews.com.