South Medford Panthers Varsity fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 5-1 loss to Sheldon on Saturday. Sheldon took the lead on a groundout in the first inning.
Sheldon got things started in the first inning when D Prickel grounded out, scoring one run.
Sheldon scored three runs in the sixth inning. The big inning for Sheldon came thanks to a triple by C Morgan and a groundout by Prickel.
Prickel was credited with the victory for Sheldon. He went six and a third innings, allowing one run on five hits and striking out three. I Lugo threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Bennett Thompson took the loss for South Medford Panthers Varsity. He went six innings, allowing five runs on nine hits, striking out five and walking one.
Trevor Marthoski went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead South Medford Panthers Varsity in hits.
Sheldon totaled nine hits. Morgan and C Apker each racked up multiple hits for Sheldon.