Amateur Baseball: Sacred Heart hammers Rails
SACRED HEART — Jeremy Hinderks had a home run and double among his three hits and he drove in four runs, and Dakota Freiborg doubled in three runs to lead Sacred Heart to a 12-6 Cornbelt League win over the Willmar Rails on Tuesday night.
The Rails took a 3-1 lead into the bottom of the third but the Saints scored five runs.
The Rails cut the margin to one on Josh Oestreich’s two-run home run in the top of the fourth, but the Saints extended the lead with two runs in the sixth and then took away any threat of a comeback with a four-run seventh.
Sacred Heart’s Mike Johnson, Ryan Hebrink drove in runs and Jeff Hinderks hit a solo homer in his lone at bat.
Willmar’s Jordan Ruter was 3-for-4, Tyler Brower had a pair of hits and Adam Fagerstrom drove in a run.
Willmar is at Litchfield today and the Saints (9-7) host Milroy on Sunday.
Sacred Heart 12, Willmar 6
Willmar 201 200 100 — 6 9 1
Sacred Heart 015 002 40x — 12 10 2
HITTING – Willmar: Tyler Brower 2-5, Jordan Ruter 3-4, Josh Oestreich 1-4 hr rbi-2, Jason Gunvalson 1-4 2b, Adam Fagerstrom 1-4 rbi, Lane Kleist 1-2 … Sacred Heart: Mitch Schwint 1-3 , Ryan Hebrink 1-4 rbi, Jeremy Hinderks 3-4 hr 2b rbi-4, Dakota Freiborg 1-4 2b rbi-3, Mike Johnson 1-3 2b rbi, Nate Hebrink 1-2, Ross Hebrink 1-3, Jeff Hinderks 1-1 hr rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) — Willmar: Tanner Thunstedt (L) 6-9-9-8-7-2, Fagerstrom 2-1-3-3-1-2 … Sacred Heart: Ryan Fransen (W) 5-6-5-5-6-7, Nate Hebrink 4-3-1-1-3-1