Prep Baseball: KMS advances in 3A
GRANITE FALLS -- Jonah Johnson of Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg threw a five-hit shutout to lead the Fighting Saints to a 7-0 Section 3A win Tuesday.
Johnson struck out four and walked two in the victory, which will send KMS (12-8) to a 7 p.m. meeting today with Canby at Montevideo. The Lancers beat the Fighting Saints 14-5 Saturday.
Johnson helped his cause with an RBI double in the first innings as KMS took a 3-0 lead. The advantage was extended to 6-0 in the second with a Taylor Freetly RBI double.
Johnson went 3-for-3, and Marc Beckman, Jordan Helms and Bryan Schlagel added two hits each.
KMS 7, Lakeview 0
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KMS 330 100 x -- 7 10 1
HITTING - Lakeview: Nathan Mavland 2-for-3 ... Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Jonah Johnson 3-for-3, 2b; Taylor Freetly 1-for-2, 2b, rbi; Marc Beckman 2-for-4; Jordan Helms 2-for-4, rbi; Bryan Schlagel 2-for-4, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Lakeview: Jeremy Labat (L) 1-4-5-5-2-1; Adam Brewers 3Xc-4-2-1-4-2; Tyler Peterson 1Zc-2-0-0-0-2 ... Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Jonah Johnson (W) 7-5-0-0-2-4