Prep Baseball: BBE trumps Minnewaska
BELGRADE -- Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa exploded for seven runs in the third inning en route to a 10-5 victory over Minnewaska in non-conference baseball action Tuesday.
The Jaguars (3-2) trailed 2-0 to start the bottom of the third, then took a 7-2 lead. BBE added three more runs in the fifth to hold a 10-4 advantage.
Josh Beier had two hits, including a double, and three RBI to pace the Jaguars. Kevin Keufler pitched the first five innings for the win. He allowed four runs on six hits.
Trenton Berg had three hits and Mike Whittemore doubled twice to lead the Lakers (2-5).
BBE 10, Minnewaska 5
Minnewaska 101 201 0 -- 5 9 2
BBE 007 030 x -- 10 7 0
HITTING - Minnewaska: Trenton Berg 3-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi; Kevin Jenks 1-for-4; Alex Henricks 2-for-3; Mike Whittemore 2-for-4, 2 2b's, 2 rbi; Cory Holten 1-for-4, 3b ... Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Tyler Cebulla 1-for-1; Josh Beier 2-for-4, 2b, 3 rbi; Alex Thompson 2-for-4; Anthony Rooney 1-for-4; Brandon Roelike 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Minnewaska: Dustin Helmick (L) 3Zc-5-7-6-2-2; Andy Goracke 2Xc-2-3-3-4-6 ... Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa: Kevin Keufler (W) 5-6-4-4-5-2; Josh Beier 2-3-1-1-0-5
Sleepy Eye 6, BOLD 5
BOLD tied up the game in the top of the seventh, but the Warriors' defense gave up the go-ahead run to Sleepy Eye in the bottom of the inning to end the game.
BOLD's Shawn Dollarschell batted 2-for-3 and Alex Gay added a double and an RBI.
BOLD 100 102 1 -- 5 5 2
Sleepy Eye 000 302 1 -- 6 10 1
HITTING - BOLD: Tyler Hebrink 1-for-4; Shawn Dollerschell 2-for-3; Kyle Seehusen 1-for-2, 2b; Alex Gay 1-for-3, 2b, rbi ... Sleepy Eye: Derek Skoubroten 3-for-4, 2b; Marcel Cook 2-for-2, 2b; Jesse Fischer 1-for-3, 2b; Scott Sprenger 1-for-4; Caleb Hillesheim 1-for-3; Dusty Hale 1-for-2; Josh Bauer 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- BOLD: Jake Boersma (L) 7-10-6-4-2-1 ... Sleepy Eye: Nathan Kral (W) 7-5-5-4-1-4
Minn. Valley Lutheran 10, Buffalo Lake-Hector 1
Nate Miller went 4-for-4 and earned the win for Minnesota Valley Lutheran (2-3, 2-4), giving up one run on four hits over five innings pitched. He struck out seven. Dan Holz had three hits.
Tyler Richards and Andy Fischer rapped doubles for Buffalo Lake-Hector (0-5, 0-5).
MV Lutheran 301 102 3 -- 10 12 0
BL-Hector 100 000 0 -- 1 6 2
HITTING - Minnesota Valley Lutheran: Brian Banter 2-for-3, 3 runs, 2 2b's, 2 bb's; Dan Holz 3-for-4, 3 runs; Nate Miller 4-for-4 ... Buffalo Lake-Hector: Austin Ludowese 1-for-3; Evan Ludowese 1-for-3; Joe Kubesh 1-for-2; Tyler Richards 1-for-3, 2b; Andy Fischer 1-for-3, 2b; Logan Boomgarden 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Minnesota Valley Lutheran: Nate Miller (W) 5-4-1-1-0-7; Drew Wolf 2-2-0-0-2-0 ... Buffalo Lake-Hector: Trevor Ahlbrecht (L) 5-10-6-4-0-3; Joe Kubesh 2-2-4-2-5-2