The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

June 26, 2013

Jr. Speakers win two at Mattoon


MATTOON —  The Post 210 Junior Speakers only gave up five hits in two games on Tuesday at the Mattoon Tournament, defeating Toledo 7-0 and Shelby County 6-0.

Kyle Girton gave up two hits against Toledo while Dillon Turner had three hits and a RBI and Payton Cuttrel, Noah Darr, Gabe Garza and Clayton Gutteridge each had one RBI.

Against Shelby County, Turner had eight strikeouts while giving up only three hits. Aiden Berg had two RBIs, while Girton and Christian Jackson each had one.

The Junior Speakers are 12-1 overall and will continue play in the tournament today against Moultrie-Douglas and Marshall.