WATSEKA -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball team won 12-0 in its Sangamon Valley Conference debut over Watseka on Tuesday, April 2.
On the mound, Keyn Humes pitched a one-hit shutout through the five-inning game, striking out five batters and walking none. At the plate, Dalton Busboom hit 2-for-4 with two doulbes and two RBIs while Ben Jarboe homered and drove in three runs and Drake Schrodt hit 2-for-2 with three runs scored.
Trey VanWinkle walked and scored on a wild pitch to give PBL the lead in the second inning.
In the third inning, the Panthers (6-2) scored five runs to extend their lead. Busboom led off the inning with a double and Schrodt drew a walk before Jarboe hit a three-run homer to left field.
After Hunter Anderson and Tommy Quinn each walked, Tanner Coe hit a single to left field to send Anderson home before Quinn scored a run via an error.
Schrodt singled to left field with one out in the fourth inning before scoring on a Hunter Anderson single to right field.
The Panthers tallied five more runs in the fifth inning.
Carson Dudley and Coe each drew a walk and Humes got on base with a bunt single to load the bases with nobody out before Busboom doubled to send Dudley and Coe across home plate.
Schrodt walked before Humes scored on a steal of home plate. Anderson walked before Busboom and Schrodt each scored on a steal of home plate.
PBL 12, Watseka 0
PBL 015 15 -- 12 8 0
WAT 000 00 -- 0 1 1
W -- Keyn Humes, 5 IP, H, 0 R, 7 K, 0 BB. L -- Matthew Canady, 3 IP, 4 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 4 K, 6 BB.
PBL (6-2, 1-0) -- Keyn Humes 1-4, R. Dalton Busboom 2-4, 2 2B, 2 RBIs, 2 R. Drake Schrodt 2-2, 3 R. Ben Jarboe 1-4, HR, 3 RBIs. Hunter Anderson 1-2, RBI, R, 2 BB. Trey VanWinkle R, 2 BB. Tommy Quinn R. Carson Dudley R, 2 BB. Tanner Coe 1-1, RBI, R, 2 BB.
Watseka -- Caden Giroux 1-2, 2B.