Jordan Challen dives back safely to first base in Greene County's victory over South Central Calhoun. Challen had three hits in the game.

Ram baseball team beats South Central Calhoun

Ram pitcher Riah Nelsen struck out nine batters and held the South Central Calhoun Titans to only three hits in the Ram's 8-1 victory on July 10. The game was tied 1-1 after the first inning and remained tied through the fourth. Greene County's only run in the first four innings was via a solo home run by Nelsen. The offense picked up in the fifth inning when Greene County started stringing some hits together and the Titans started making errors. The Rams scored three runs in the fifth, added three more in the sixth, and added one more in the seventh inning. Jordan Challen and Nelsen contributed half of the team's 12 hits for the evening. Challen ripped three singles, and Nelsen blasted one home run and two singles. Other players getting hits were Daric Whipple and Colton Fitzpatrick with two singles, Alex Rasmussen with a double, and Jordan Hostetler with a single. The Rams improved their season record to 10-14 with the victory.

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