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Roundup: Seneca knocks off Plano in rain-shortened game

The Seneca baseball team defeated Plano in Interstate Eight Conference action on Monday, knocking off the Reapers in a rain-shortened six-inning game, 5-2.

Brandon Pasdertz was the winning pitcher for the Fighting Irish. He went the distance, allowing two earned runs on seven hits and two walks. He struck out seven.

At the plate for Seneca (6-12, 1-4), Conlan Callahan was 2 for 3 with a double, and Lars Pihl also added a double.

Gardner-South Wilmington 14, Grace Christian 0: Foley threw a two-hitter on Friday, while striking out 10 in the nonconference win.

GSW had 14 hits on the day including a 3 for 3 performance from Foley, who hit two home runs, a double and four RBIs.

King also doubled and homered, while Residori and Barna had two hits each.


Lexington 6-7, GSW 1-9: The Panthers split with Lexington in nonconference action on Saturday.

Brendan Elens was the losing pitcher for the Panthers in the opener while Connor Hays and Kyle Robison had one hit each.

GSW managed four hits in the nightcap but recorded the win behind relief pitcher Blake Marks. He was on in relief of starter Kody Kellogg.

Scott Horrie had two hits for the Panthers at the plate.

Westmont 6-7, Seneca 5-2: Brandon Pasdertz was the losing pitcher in the opener, and Austin Applebee took the loss in the second game, although both pitched complete games.

Pasdertz allowed five hits and walked five, while striking out nine.

Applebee allowed six hits and walked two, while striking out nine.

At the plate in the first game, Lars Pihl, Matt Houchin and Applebee had two hits each. In the second game, C.J. Pasdertz, Applebee, Brant Baudino, Luke Sohan and Houchin had hits.

Herscher 11, Seneca 7: Hunter Simon was the losing pitcher with Branden Viken pitching in relief.

At the plate for Seneca, Simon and Lars Pihl had two hits each, and Viken had three hits, including a double, three runs scored and two RBIs.

GSW 10, Grace Christian 2: The Panthers got the win on Friday in the nonconference game behind a four hitter by Kody Kellogg. He struck out 12.

At the plate, Jack Davidson had three hits for the locals.

Peotone 7, Reed-Custer 0: Jon Costain was the losing pitcher, and Jordan Coldwell also got an inning in relief.

Travis Schoonover had a double at the plate for R-C.

Reed-Custer 5, Lisle 2: Brent Headrick was the winning pitcher, as Schoonover tripled and Costain doubled. Jordan Walden also had a hit and three RBIs.

Reed-Custer 4, Crete-Monee 2: Josh Bell was the winning pitcher with the save going to Eddie Wilkins.

At the plate, Schoonover homered. Walden had three hits and two runs scored, and Tyler Morowski had two hits.

Reed-Custer 10, Yorkville 9: The Comets scored six times in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally for the nonconference win over the Foxes, making Costain the winning pitcher in relief.

Walden homered at the plate for R-C, while Schoonover added two hits, including a triple.


Coal City 11-1, Morris 4-7: Matt Gubelman was 3 for 3 at the plate for the Coalers, including a double in the win while Ty Hakey, Zack Nolan and Ryan Horrie had two hits each.

For Morris, Colton Akre was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI, and Anthony Mare was 2 for 3 with an RBI. Shane McTague had two hits and a run scored.

In the second game, Collin Erickson was the losing pitcher, and Cody Elrod had two hits for the Coalers, while Luke Bardash was 2 for 2 with a double and two RBIs for Morris. Also for the Redskins, Taggert Tesdall had two hits and two RBIs with both Lucas Bledsoe and Seth Hornsby combining for the pitching win.

Yorkville 14, Morris 2: The Redskins lost a Northern Illinois Big 12 East game against the Foxes, despite two hits off the bat of Justin McTague.


Minooka takes two at home quad: The Minooka tennis team went 2-1 at its home quadrangular on Saturday, shutting out both T.F. South and Bolingbrook, but losing to JCA.

Against South, Minooka won, 5-0. At No. 1 singles, David Kohler won, 6-0, 6-2, and at No. 2 singles, Ryan Bozue won, 6-0, 6-0.

At doubles, the team of Dane Christensen and Caleb Froidcoeur won 6-0, 7-5. The team of Alec Shannon and Chris Schwellenbach won, 6-0, 6-3, and the team of Mike Cappel and Cody Bresnahan won, 6-0, 6-0.

Against Bolingbrook, Koehler won, 6-2, 6-0, and Bozue won, 6-0, 6-0. At doubles, Christensen and Froidcoeur won, 6-4, 6-1. Shannon and Schwellenbach won, 2-6, 6-4, 10-3, and Bresnahan and Cappel won, 6-1, 6-0.

JCA beat Minooka, 4-1, with the Indians’ lone win coming from Koehler at No. 1 singles (7-5, 6-0).


Wheaton South 2, Minooka 0: Lily Benig made five saves in the nonconference loss on Saturday.


Minooka wins eight team Invite: The Indians had a team score of 135 points, which was ahead of Kaneland’s 122 to claim the win on Saturday.

First place finishes for the Indians came from: the 4x100 (42.88); Shabari Bailey in the 110 hurdles (14.85); Devin Ingram in the 100 dash (10.93); the 4x200 relay team (1:29.56); Chris Wilson in the 400 (49.19) and Devin Ingram in the 200 (22.56).

Minooka’s JV team also won the event, finishing with 147 points.

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