This past Wednesday (May 10th) Dover-Sherborn baseball captured a 5 to 2 win over the Hopkinton Hillers. The Hillers currently stand at 9 and 5 after losses to Dover-Sherborn and Medfield in their following game, Dover-Sherborn is 6 and 9 after snapping a 6 game losing streak in Hopkinton.
Freshman, Jackson Shusda came through big for the Blue Raiders pitching a complete game. Shusda pitched 7 innings giving up 2 runs on 8 hits and struck out one hitter in the Dover-Sherborn victory.
Dover-Sherborn plated all five of their runs in the 2nd inning and were able to hang on for the win behind the strong pitching of Shusda and some great defensive efforts including a tremendous throw from Senior RF, Ben Shroeder to get a runner out at the plate. (View video in shared Tweets from the DSHS page below!)
Dover-Sherborn Performers at the plate:
Brian Olson (1-3, RBI, BB), Will Forman (1-4), John Bingham (2-4), Barrett Adams (0-3, BB, Run), Jackson Shusda (1-4, Run), Grant Wyers (1-3, R), Theo Allen (1-3, RBI, Run), Russ Lipsky (2-3, RBI)
Great team win at Hopkinton tonight 5-2. Great atmosphere.
Freshman Jackson Shusda CG, 76 pitches, 2R, 0BB
Lipsky 2H, 3B, RBI
Allan H, RBI
Olson H, RBI, SB
Wyers, Forman, Shusda w/a hit
Schroeder w/cannon from deep RF to throw out runner at the plate to end the 6th pic.twitter.com/zTUpdoLWeg
— Dover Sherborn HS Baseball (@DSRaidersBasebl) May 11, 2023
That’s the #1 intern! Way to go Ben, what a throw! ⚾️ https://t.co/fp2l0L0HTW
— DSHS Athletics (@DSRaidersSports) May 12, 2023
Varsity baseball earns a huge win at @HillerAthletics 5-2! This is a great bounce back from a tough stretch of games. Great resilience shown! They’ll host Dedham Monday.
— DSHS Athletics (@DSRaidersSports) May 11, 2023