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<b>Rand Middleton</b> Mike Danielson (25) is greeted at home plate by New London-Spicer teammates after blasting a three-run homer in the fourth inning Sunday against Starbuck at Green Lake Diamond. Danielson drove in five runs in all as the Twins won 7-6.

New London-Spicer edges Starbuck

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SPICER -- Mike Danielson hit a two-run double in the third inning and a three-run homer in the fourth to propel New London-Spicer to a 7-6 win over Starbuck Sunday in a Cornbelt League amateur baseball game.


Ryan Speltz earned the win for the Twins, surrendering four runs in 52/3 innings of work. He walked three and struck out six. Ben Kulset pitched the final 31/3 innings, allowing three hits and two runs, while walking one and striking out six.

Jeremy Dirksen had two hits for NLS.

Mike Andreas hit two doubles and drove in a run for Starbuck. Mike VanOverbeck and Joe Heidellberger also had had two hits each.

NLS 7, Starbuck 6

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NLS 013 300 00x -- 7 10 2

HITTING - Starbuck: Mike Andreas 2-for-5, 2 2b, rbi; Mike VanOverbeck 2-for-3; Joe Heidelberger 2-for-5, 2b ... New London-Spicer: Mike Danielson 3-for-4, 2b, 3-run HR, 5 rbi; Jeremy Dirksen 2-for-4; Jack Hartley 1-for-4, 2b

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Starbuck: Joel Heidelberger (L) 3-6-4-4-2-3, Jim Walker 5-5-3-3-1-1 ... New London-Spicer: Ryan Speltz (W) 5Xc-5-4-4-3-6; Ben Kulset 3Zc-3-2-2-1-6

Paynesville 2, Atwater 1

Doug Fuchs cracked a run-scoring single in the bottom of the seventh inning which proved to be the winning run for Paynesville.

Fuchs tallied two hits and pitched the last inning for Paynesville. Adam Hemmech also hit two hits for the Pirates.

Ryan Hess, the second Paynesville hurler, earned the win, pitching four innings of no-hit baseball. He weather five walks, while striking out two. Derek Stanger worked the first four innings, allowing just one hit and one run, but he walked seven.

Matt Tanner and Lucas Pickles tallied Atwater's two hits.

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Paynesville 001 000 10x -- 2 8 2

HITTING - Atwater: Matt Tanner 1-for-4; Lucas Pickles 1-for-4 ... Paynesville: Doug Fuchs 2-for-3, rbi; Adam Hemmech 2-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Atwater: Justin Schroeder (L) 8-8-2-2-4-7 ... Paynesville: Derek Stanger 4-1-1-1-7-1, Ryan Hess (W) 4-0-0-0-5-2; Doug Fuchs 1-1-0-0-0-0

Regal 2, NL-Sunburg 0

Regal scored runs in the eighth and ninth innings to beat Norway Lake-Sunburg 2-0 on Sunday.

Austin Hadley led Regal with two hits and an RBI. Austin Kampsen drove in Regal's second run.

Chris Beyer earned the win with three innings of relief and two surrendered hits. He also struck out five.

Austin Hadley also pitched six innings of shutout ball for Regal.

Chris Braaten, Nate Schlagel, Eric Ellingboe and Jordan Johnson collected Norway Lake-Sunburg's four hits.

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Norway Lake 000 000 000 -- 0 4 0

HITTING - Regal: Austin Hadley 2-for-4, rbi; Cody Flanders 1-for-1; Austin Kampsen 1-for-4, rbi; Ryan Schneider 1-for-3 ... Norway Lake-Sunburg: Chris Braaten 1-for-4; Nate Schlagel 1-for-2; Eric Elllingboe 1-for-3; Jordan Johnson 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Regal: Austin Hadley 6-2-0-0-4-4; Chris Beyer (W) 3-2-0-0-2-5 ... Norway Lake-Sunburg: Chris Braaten 7-2-0-0-2-7; Eric Ellingboe (L) 1-3-2-2-3-0; Grant Johnson 1-0-0-0-0-1

Result Saturday

Non-League Raymond 9, Dumont 2

Brandon Larson smacked a three-run homer in seventh inning to highlight a 9-2 Raymond victory over Dumont on Saturday.

Michael Jeseritz and Tom Devor tallied two hits each for Raymon. Jesertiz also drove in two runs while Devor picked up one RBI.

Brandon Larson earned the win for Raymond by pitching four innings and surrendering one run on four hits. He also struck out three.

Tyler Gray and Buck Johnson combined for four of Dumont's seven hits.

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Raymond 000 420 30x -- 9 8 1

HITTING - Dumont: Tyler Gray 2-for-5; Buck Johnson 2-for-5 ... Raymond: Michael Jeseritz 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Tom Devor 2-for-5, rbi; Brandon Larson 2-for-4, 3-run HR, 3 rbi; Jason Meyer1-for-4; Jordan Smith 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Dumont: Schmidt (L) 4-5-4-3-4-2, Tyler Gray 4-4-5-5-2-2 ... Raymond: Brandon Larson (W) 4-4-1-1-0-3; Zach Nelson 3-1-1-1-3-2; Tom Devor 2-0-0-0-0-0