The Marion County R-II baseball team couldn’t make a complete comeback in an 8-4 loss at home to Madison last Thursday.

The Mustangs (0-3) fell behind early when Madison scored four in the first and then added four more later in the game.

Marion County fought back with one in the fifth and three in the sixth.

Madison out hit the Mustangs 9-3.

Sheldon Whetstone took the mound loss for Marion County, but did supply a home run to the offense.