BRAINERD -- The Ridgewater baseball team split a doubleheader with Central Lakes on Wednesday, winning 10-6 in the opener and losing 10-0 in the second game.
The Warriors are 7-12 overall and play next against Minnesota West in a doubleheader that begins at 1 p.m. in Willmar.
They play another weekend doubleheader at Rochester, beginning at 1 p.m., on Sunday.
In Game One on Wednesday, the Warriors broke open a 2-2 game with five runs in the fifth inning.
After Central Lakes pulled within two with a two-run sixth, the Warriors piled on three more runs in the seventh.
Zach Fischer had two hits and drove in a pair of runs, and Jason Shaul also had two hits and an RBI. Taylor Gonyea had a hit, an RBI and scored three runs.
In the second game, the Warriors managed just two hits -- both from Travis Kaul -- off Central Lakes starter and winner Taz Seibert, who worked all six innings, didn't walk anyone and struck out three.
Central Lakes 6
Ridgewater 011 050 3 -- 10 10 4
Central Lakes 110 030 1 -- 6 7 4
HITTING - Ridgewater: Jake Rambow 1-for-5 rbi r, Jason Shaul 2-for-3 rbi r, Zach Fischer 2-for-5 rbi-2 r, Mike Nielsen 1-for-3 rbi r, Taylor Gonyea 1-for-4 rbi r-3, Shane Trattles 1-for-2 rbi r-2, Greg Barnes 1-for-1 rbi, Travis Kaul 1-for-5, Trenton Berg 0-for-4 rbi ... Central: Hunter Young 2-for-2 rbi r-2, Jake Box 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Ridgewater: Adam Brewers (W, 1-3) 5.2-6-6-4-3-2, Rambow (Sv) 1.1-1-0-0-0-2 ... Central Lakes: Bryan Yackley (L)
Central Lakes 10, Ridgewater 0
Ridgewater 000 000 -- 0 2 3
Central Lakes 051 013 -- 10 10 2
HITTING - Ridgewater: Travis Kaul 2-for-2 ... Central Lakes: Sean Dormanen 2-for-4 rbi, Tyler Lenz 2-3, Trevor Woodruff 1-for-3 3b rbi-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Ridgewater: Joey Schreck 5.2-10-10-8-0-0 ... Central Lakes: Taz Seibert (W) 6-2-0-0-0-3