Saturday, May 27, 2017
Evansville Mater Dei
South Spencer High School
The Rebels are 2A sectional champs…..again!!!
Rowan Throws Shutout As South Spencer Defeats Evansville Mater Dei and Wins The Sectional!!
Sammy Rowan didn’t allow a single run as South Spencer defeated Evansville Mater Dei 10-0 on Monday. Rowan allowed just two hits and induced a groundout from Nick Will to end the game.
South Spencer secured the victory thanks to eight runs in the second inning. South Spencer’s big inning was driven by a single by Jacob Lindsey, a single by Matthew Embry, a single by Manning Webb, a single by Sammy Rowan, a groundout by Caleb Helms, and a error.
A triple by Adam Wilderman in the first inning was a positive for Evansville Mater Dei.
Rowan earned the win for South Spencer. He went five innings, surrendering zero runs, two hits, striking out four, and walking zero. Isaac Adler took the loss for Evansville Mater Dei. He tossed one and one-third innings, surrendering six runs, and three hits.
South Spencer collected seven hits. Rowan and Lindsey each collected multiple hits for South Spencer. Lindsey and Rowan each managed two hits to lead South Spencer.
Wilderman went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead Evansville Mater Dei in hits.
The Rebels are sectional champs for the 3rd straight year. They will play in the Clarksville-Providence Regional on Saturday, June 3rd against Linton-Stockton in the first semifinal game starting at 10:00 a.m. CST with the second semifinal to follow between Austin and Providence . If victorious they will advance to the championship game at 7:00 p.m. CST. All games will be played at Our Lady of Providence High School Baseball Field in Clarksville, IN