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Legion Baseball: 11-run sixth boosts Litchfield
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LITCHFIELD -- Litchfield pounded out 15 hits in six innings to beat New London-Spicer 15-3 in a seven-inning Division I Legion baseball game Wednesday.


Litchfield exploded for 11 runs in the bottom of the sixth inning.

Nick Buschette led the way with three hits. Shane Gutormson, Tyler Kielty, Brian Malepsy and Aaron Valiant had two hits each.

Caleb Friedrich went 3-for-4 to lead New London-Spicer.

Kielty earned the win, pitching six innings. He gave up three runs on nine hits, struck out four and walked one.

Litchfield 15, NLS 3

NL-Spicer 001 00 2 0 -- 3 10 2

Litchfield 103 00(11) x -- 15 15 3

HITTING - New London-Spicer: Kevin Soine 2-for-4; Caleb Friedrich 3-for-4; Andrew Clancy 1-for-3; Jeremy Hinkemeyer 2-for-3; Jack Schwaegerl 1-for-3, rbi; Tyler Thunstedt 1-for-3, rbi ... Litchfield: Nick Buschette 3-for-3; Eric Hulterstrum 1-for-4, 2b; Alex Sherwood 1-for-5, rbi; Shane Gutormson 2-for-3, rbi; Tyler Kielty 2-for-3, rbi; Matt Spreiter 1-for-2, 2 rbi; James Behrens 1-for-3; Brian Malepsy 2-for-4, rbi; Aaron Valiant 2-for-2

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- New London-Spicer: Luke Reiter (L) 5Xc-14-13-10-9-1; Andrew Clancy 0-0-2-1-3-0; Jack Hartley Zc-0-0-0-1-0 ... Litchfield: Tyler Kielty (W) 6-9-3-3-1-4; Brady Smith 1-0-0-0-1-3