Amateur Baseball: Willmar blitzes Bird Island; Stern throws three-hitter
WILLMAR -- Anthony Stern held Sacred Heart to three hits in a complete-game performance and Willmar beat Bird Island 11-1 in eight innings Sunday to stay alive in the Cornbelt South playoffs.
The Rails (10-8) will play at Sacred Heart on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in another elimination game.
Stern, Lane Kleist and Matt Seehusen supplied the Rails with two hits each and Josh Dahlke invoked the 10-run rule by scoring on a wild pitch with one out in the eighth.
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