High School Sports

Columbia ace pitches no-hitter against Central

Columbia junior Shane Wilhelm has given a verbal commitment to the University of Missouri, where he will be a pitcher. As a sophomore, Wilhelm was 6-2 with a 2.05 ERA and batted .386.
Columbia junior Shane Wilhelm has given a verbal commitment to the University of Missouri, where he will be a pitcher. As a sophomore, Wilhelm was 6-2 with a 2.05 ERA and batted .386. Provided photo.

Columbia junior ace Shane Wilhelm was in top form Thursday as he pitched a no-hitter in the Eagles 9-1 win over Central in a Cahokia Conference baseball game.

A University of Missouri recruit, Wilhelm pitched a complete game in improving to 2-1 for the season. The Eagles (8-3, 4-0) collected 12 hits with Stephen Redinger leading the way with two hits and a pair of RBI.

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