Legion Baseball Roundup
MANKATO -- Sacred Heart finished second at the Mankato Legion Invite Sunday after falling to Champlin Park in the championship game.
Sacred Heart reached the final after downing Mankato East 5-1 on Friday and upending Austin 6-5 and Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 9-3 on Saturday.
Champlin Park then ended Sacred Heart's perfect weekend by posting a 10-0 win Sunday in the championship.
Dakota Freiborg and Paul Peterson both had six hits in the four games while Mike Fischer added five more, including a three-run homer in the first inning against Austin. Freiborg, Steve Jakel and Trent Novotny collected the wins on the mound.
Sacred Heart 5, Mankato East 1
Sacred Heart 6, Austin 5
Sacred Heart 9, Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 3
Champlin Park 10, Sacred Heart 0 (six innings)
Sacred Heart composite box score
HITTING - Trent Novotny 1-for-13, 2 rbi; Dakota Freiborg 6-for-12, 3 2b's, 3 rbi; Paul Peterson 6-for-11, 4 rbi; Mike Fischer 5-for-10, 2b, 3-run HR, 4 rbi; Steve Gens 1-for-6, rbi; Brian Harper 1-for-8, rbi; Adam Loe 2-for-6; Jordon Daugherty 1-for-6; Brian Feldman 1-for-4
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Freiborg (W) 7-6-1-1-3-7, Phil Erickson 2-8-4-4-0-2, Steve Jakel (W) 4-2-1-1-3-2, Novotny (W, S) 5-5-3-3-5-7, Cory Abbas 3-2-0-0-0-2, Loe (L) 2-7-6-6-3-4, Ben Trochlil 4-4-4-4-0-4
Tritown 7, Montevideo 1
Brooks Maurer tossed a four-hitter with five strikeouts to lift Tritown.
Travis Frederiksen had a single and triple in three trips, while driving in two runs for the Black Sox. Vance Martin also drove in two runs.
Ryan Tostenson drove in the lone run for Montevideo.
Montevideo 100 000 0 -- 1 4 1
Tritown 003 040 x -- 7 7 0
HITTING - Montevideo: Todd Bergeson 1-for-2; Troy Hendrickson 1-for-2; Ryan Tostenson 1-for-3, rbi; Colton Vien 1-for-3 ... Tritown: Jeff Peterson 1-for-2; Vance Martin 1-for-2, 2b, 2 runs, 2 rbi; Brooks Maurer 1-for-3; Travis Frederiksen 2-for-3, 3b, 2 rbi; Blake Schmidt 1-for-2, 2 rbi; Tyler Henkelmann 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Montevideo: Josh Fenske (L) 4-6-6-6-4-4, Troy Hendrickson 2-1-1-1-2-2 ... Tritown: Brooks Maurer (W) 7-4-1-1-3-5
Montevideo 7, Madison 0
Troy Hendrickson and Christian Brabender combined on a no-hitter for Montevideo.
Hendrickson worked the first four innings for the win, walking one and striking out five. Brabender got the save with three hitless innings. He walked two and struck out two.
Todd Bergeson, Ryan Tostenson and Mitch Christensen each drove in a run.
Madison 000 000 0 -- 0 0 4
Montevideo 312 100 0 -- 7 5 2
HITTING - Madison: none ... Montevideo: Todd Bergson 2-for-3, rbi; Troy Hendrickson 1-for-3, 2 runs; Ryan Tostenson 1-for-3, rbi; Mitch Christensen 1-for-2, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Madison: Aaron Olson (L) 2-4-6-2-1-4, Scott Bormann 4-1-1-0-1-3 ... Montevideo: Troy Hendrickson (W) 4-0-0-0-1-5, Christian Brabender (S) 3-0-0-0-2-2
None of the other games involving area teams were reported.
Nick Buschette had six hits and drove in two runs and Shane Gutormson had four hits, including a two-run homer, as Litchfield went 1-3 in the three-day tournament.
Cloquet 1, Litchfield 0
River Falls, Wis. 6, Litchfield 3
Winona 7, Litchfield 6
Litchfield 4, Oconomowo 3
Litchfield composite box score
HITTING - Nick Buschette 1-for-3, 1-for-4; 2-for-5, 2b, 2 rbi; 1-for-3; Shane Gutormson 2-for-3, 2 rbi; 2-for-4, 2b, 2-run HR, 2 rbi; Brady Smith 1-for-3; Brian Malepsy 2-for-3; 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; 1-for-4; Aaron Valiant 2-for-4, 3b; David Yordi 2-for-4, 3b; 1-for-2, rbi; Alex Sherwood 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; 1-for-4; Chris Thompson 1-for-2, 2b; 2-for-3; 1-for-4; 2-for-2, 2 rbi; Tyler Kielty 1-for-2; 1-for-2 ... Note: Composite hitting not available. Hitters listed with games they had at lest one hit in.
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Kaleb Kalkbrenner (LL) 101/3-7-3-2-11-5; David Yordi (L) 31/3-4-5-2-1-0, Aaron Valiant 51/3-7-6-4-5-7, Brady Smith (W) 6-6-3-3-5-11, Tyler Kielty 1-0-0-0-1-0
BOLD went 0-3 in the Hutchinson Invite. Dylan Gass went 6-for-9 in the three games with a double and two RBI. Shawn Dollerschell went 4-for-7.
Dassel-Cokato 4, BOLD 3
Hutchinson 8, BOLD 4
Prior Lake 15, BOLD 3
BOLD composite box score
HITTING - Shawn Dollerschell 1-for-2; 2-for-3, 2b, rbi; 1-for-2; Tyler Hebrink 2-for-4; Dylan Gass 1-for-2; 3-for-4, 2, rbi; 2-for-3, 2b; Jake Boersma 1-for-2, 2 rbi; 1-for-4, rbi Alex Gay 1-for-2; 1-for-3; 1-for-3, rbi; Andy Stevens 1-for-3; 1-for-3; Kyle Athmann 1-for-3, rbi; Kyle Seehusen 1-for-3; Taylor Wertish 1-for-2, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Dylan Gass (L) 7-5-4-4-3-6, Shawn Dollerschell (L) 52/3-12-8-5-3-3, Kyle Seehusen 1/3-0-0-0-0-1, Jake Boersma (L) 4-0-9-9-3-1, Andy Stevens 2-4-6-6-2-2