Legion Baseball: Sandgren, BOLD edges Morris for district crown
MONTEVIDEO — Logan Sandgren stifled Morris, allowing a run on five hits while striking out nine to lead the BOLD Mudhens to a 3-1 win in the Division II, District 7 championship on Saturday.
BOLD was already in the Division II state tournament as host, and Morris earned the district’s berth in the tournament with its win over Madison on Friday.
Both teams open the tournament on Friday, with Morris playing either Blue Earth of Luverne at 9:30 a.m. and BOLD playing Providence Academy at 7 p.m. Both games are in Bird Island.
On Saturday, BOLD’s Riley Kramer was 3-for-4 with a run batted in and Tyler Seehusen, Lane Stadther and Joel Erickson all had two hits for the Mudhens.
Andrew Rentz was 2-for-2 for Morris.
BOLD 3, Morris 1
Morris.....................010 000 0 — 1 5 1
BOLD......................000 300 x — 3 11 0
HITTING – Morris: Tyler Henrichs 1-2, Mac Beyer 1-3, Chandler Erickson 1-3, Andrew Rentz 2-2, Jacob Torgerson 0-4 rbi … BOLD: Trent Athmann 1-4, Tyler Seehusen 2-3 2b, Riley Kramer 3-4 rbi, Lane Stadther 2-3 r, Austin Weis 1-3 r, Joel Erickson 2-3 r
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) — Morris: Bryce Jergenson (L) 5-10-3-1-2-1, Beyer 1-1-0-0-0-0 … BOLD: Logan Sandgren (W) 7-5-1-1-4-9