As heard on WHOW, the Clinton Maroons fell to the Central A&M Raiders by a score of 11-7 on Wednesday afternoon. The Maroons were led by Country Financial representative Stephan York Maroons Player of the Game Keaton Thayer. Thayer pitched for five innings, allowed three hits on three runs, four walks, five strikeouts, and took a no decision. Jake Wade was three for four and Logan Peterson was two for three with an RBI. Wesley Conn takes the loss pitching for one inning and allowing five runs on three hits.
For the Raiders, Johnny Vidmar takes the win pitching one and a third innings, allowing no runs, one walk, two strikeouts, and one hit. Keaton Garner was three for five with a double and two RBIs. Jackson Buggs was one for two with two runs and a home run.
With the loss the Maroons fall to 10-12 overall and 6-7 in the CIC. Tuscola improves to 18-3 overall and 8-5 in conference action.
The Maroons play Tuscola Thursday at home. Tune in Monday, May 15, as the Lady Maroons take on Mt. Zion. You can hear the game live on the Big 1520 AM/92.3 FM WHOW and online at dewittdailynews.com.