Prep Baseball: Kampsen powers Paynesville
GRANITE FALLS -- Paynesville sluggers rode the wind to a 11-1 victory over Yellow Medicine East at Richter Stadium on Tuesday.
Shane Kampsen cracked a three-run homer in the first and led off the third with another long homer into the Minnesota River.
Kampsen also singled and doubled and ended up with six RBI.
Aaron Savelkoul, who was 3-for-4, smacked a two-run homer in a five-run fourth by the Bulldogs (11-2, 12-3).
Nathan Nietfeld hurled a four-hitter with 11 strikeouts.
Travis Enger had two hits for YME (5-9, 6-10).
Paynesville 11, YME 1
Paynesville 302 500 1 -- 11 12 0
YME 100 000 0 -- 1 4 6
HITTING - Paynesville: Russ O'Fallon 1-for-1, 2b; Casey Hess 1-for-3, 2b; Shane Kampsen 4-for-4, 2b, 3-run HR, solo HR, 6 rbi, 3 runs; Jake Deadrick 1-for-4, Aaron Savelkoul 3-for-4, 2-run HR, 3 rbi; Jon Kerzman 1-for-4, rbi; Jason Kampsen 1-for-2 ... Yellow Medicine East: Travis Enger 2-for-3, Jordan Hagert 1-for-3, rbi; Hunter Lecy 1-for-2, 2b
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Payneville: Nathan Neitfeld (W) 7-4-1-1-1-11 ... Yellow Medicine East: Derik Lalim (L) 3-8-9-7-3-2, Dylan Hoffman 4-4-2-1-1-2
Montevideo 3, Benson 1
Montevideo (4-9, 5-11) scored three runs off groundouts to win a pitcher's duel between Josh Fenske and Jed Eix of Benson.
Both pitchers only gave up three hits in six innings of work. Fenske earned the win. Mitch Christensen relieved him in the seventh.
Christensen, Michael Haff and Ryan Tostenson drove in Montevideo's three runs.
Cameron Simmonds went 2-for-2 with an RBI for Benson (1-12, 2-14).
Benson 001 000 0 -- 1 3 2
Montevideo 100 101 x -- 3 3 1
HITTING - Benson: Cameron Simmonds 2-for-2, rbi; Anthony Frank 1-for-3 ... Montevideo: Jared Schmidt 1-for-3; Christian Brabender 1-for-3; Tyler Kuno 1-for-3, 2b
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Benson: Jed Eix (L) 6-3-3-2-4-4 ... Montevideo: Josh Fenske (W) 6-3-1-1-4-4; Mitch Christensen 1-0-0-0-0-1
BOLD 4, Morris 3
Shawn Dollerschell and Tate Neubauer each had an RBI to lead the Warriors. Derek Smith had two hits, including a double.
Dollerschell went the distance for the win, allowing three runs on five hits.
Dustin Sauter went 2-for-2 for Morris.
Morris 000 300 0 -- 3 5 1
BOLD 301 000 x -- 4 8 2
HITTING - Morris: Nate Gades 1-for-1; Dustin Sauter 2-for-2, 2b; Chris Boettcher 1-for-3, 3b, rbi; Tanner Rohloff 1-for-3 ... BOLD: Kyle Seehusen 1-for-2, 2b; Shawn Dollerschell 1-for-3, rbi; Derek Smith 2-for-3, 2b; Sam Steffel 1-for-3; Alex Gay 1-for-2; Tate Neubauer 1-for-2, rbi; Zach Remillard 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Morris: Tyler Hansen (L) 6-8-4-3-2-4 ... BOLD: Shawn Dollerschell (W) 7-5-3-2-3-5
BOLD 4, Morris 2
Kyle Seehusen went 3-for-3 with a two-run home run in the top of the seventh to give BOLD (10-4, 12-5) a 4-2 lead.
Jake Stevens allowed five hits for the win. He struck out five.
Tyler Hansen and Ryan Beyer had two hits each to lead the Tigers (6-6, 7-8).
BOLD 002 000 2 -- 4 8 2
Morris 110 000 0 -- 2 5 2
HITTING - BOLD: Kyle Seehusen 3-for-3, 2-run HR, 2 rbi; Tyler Hebrink 1-for-3; Shawn Dollerschell 2-for-3; Sam Steffel 1-for-4, rbi; Kyle Athmann 1-for-2 ... Morris: Tyler Hansen 2-for-3, 3b; Chris Boettcher 1-for-3; Ryan Beyer 2-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- BOLD: Jake Stevens (W) 7-5-2-1-0-5 ... Morris: Nate Gades (L) 6-7-4-3-5-6; Dustin Sauter 1-1-0-0-1-2