NEW CASTLE — *****
THE MADISON SHAFFER FILE
KNOWN FOR: Shaffer struck out 17 batters in an eight-inning, 1-0 win over South Side Beaver, threw a four-inning no hitter in a mercy-rule victory against Union and concluded the week with a five-inning, one unearned run effort against visiting Shenango in another mercy-rule decision.
PARENTS: Jeff and Judy Shaffer
FAVORITE PRO PLAYER AND WHY: New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. “He works really hard and he’s really good.”
FAVORITE PRO TEAM AND WHY: New York Yankees. “They always seem to be so good and they have good team chemistry and work hard together.”
FUTURE PLANS: “I want to be an engineer. My mom is an engineer and I like math and solving problems.”