Prep Baseball: KMS gets pair of 10-run rule wins
KERKHOVEN -- Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg breezed through its two games, allowing just two runs overall at its own invitational tournament Saturday.
The Fighting Saints (5-4) beat Hancock 11-1 in five innings and did the same to Osakis, winning 11-1 in five innings. The Owls topped Osakis, 3-2.
Hancock 3, Osakis 2
Derrick Foss singled home Austin Steege with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning to give Hancock the win.
Steege led off with a walk, advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt by Cory Schroeder and to third on an infield single by Brendon Foss before Derrick Foss single to left-center field.
Drew Schmidgall went the distance on a three-hitter for the win. He walked one and struck out eight. Schmidgall also helped his own cause, going 3-for-3 with two RBI.
Osakis 100 100 0 -- 2 3 1
Hancock 101 000 1 -- 3 9 3
HITTING - Osakis: Todd Berberick 1-for-4; Dominic Baker 1-for-3; Colter Fortenberry 1-for-3 ... Hancock: Cory Schroeder 1-for-2, 2 runs; Brendon Foss 1-for-4; Derrick Foss 2-for-4, 2b, rbi; Drew Schmidgall 3-for-3, 2 rbi; Tyler Kellner 1-fof-3; Zach Walstad 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Osakis: Derek Waldvogel (L) 6Zc-9-3-3-4-4 ... Hancock: Drew Schmidgall (W) 7-3-2-0-1-8
KMS 11, Hancock 1
KMS plated six runs in the opening inning and then rose the three-hit pitching of Bryan Schlagel.
Aaron Zimmer, Jon Glimsdal and Jonah Johnson had two hits apiece for the Fighting Saints.
Schlagel walked three and struck out four in the five-inning game.
Hancock 100 00 -- 1 4 5
KMS 613 1x --10 9 2
HITTING - Hancock: Cory Schroeder 1-for-2; Drew Schmidgall 2-for-2; Dylan Reese 1-for-2 ... Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Aaron Zimmer 2-for-4, 2 runs, 3b, rbi; Jon Glimsdal 2-for-3, 2 runs, rbi; Jonah Johnson 2-for-2; Marc Beckman 1-for-2, 2b; Taylor Freetly 1-for-1, 2b, rbi; Lee Keil 1-for-3, 2 rbi;
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Hancock: Cory Schroeder (L) 3-7-10-8-3-0, Derrick Foss 1-2-1-1-0-0 ... Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Bryan Schlagel (W) 5-4-1-0-2-4
KMS 11, Osakis 1
KMS scored 10 runs in the fourth and fifth innings combined. Aaron Doraska and Taylor Freetly hit a two-run single each in the four-run fourth, while Bryan Schlagel smacked a bases-clearing double for three of six runs in the fifth.
Zimmer pitched a three-hitter over five innings for the win.
KMS 010 46 -- 11 13 1
Osakis 000 10 -- 1 3 5
HITTING - Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Aaron Zimmer 1-for-2, rbi; Aaron Doraska 3-for-4, 4 rbi; Marc Beckman 1-for-3; Taylor Freetly 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Bryan Schlagel 2-for-4, 2b, 3 rbi; Lee Keil 2-for-4, rbi; Jordan Helms 1-for-3, 2b; Jonah Johnson 1-for-3 ... Osakis: Tony Roggenbuck 1-for-2; Adam Sadlemyer 1-for-2; Colton Fortenberry 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg: Aaron Zimmer (W) 5-3-1-1-2-1 ... Osakis: Derin Waldvogel (L) 4-8-5-2-2-3; Colton Fortenberry 1-5-6-3-0-1
Royalton 6, ACGC 5
Randy Peterson doubled in fifth inning to tie the game at 5-5 for the Falcons, but Royalton plated a run in the sixth to eventually win.
Jordan Tanner went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs scored to lead ACGC.
Jeff Peterson gave up only one earned run in seven innings.
Royalton 110 031 0 -- 6 9 3
ACGC 003 110 0 -- 5 7 3
HITTING - Royalton: Wiener 3-for-3, 2 rbi; Zach Lanners 2-for-4, 2 runs; Trutwin 1-for-2, 2 rbi ... Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Jordan Tanner 3-for-4, 2 runs, 2 2b's; Joel Slinden 2-for-3, rbi; Randy Peterson 1-for-4, 2b, rbi; Brooks Maurer 1-for-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Royalton: Cole Jendro 4-4-4-1-7-6; Zach Lanners (W) 3-3-1-1-1-5 ... Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Jeff Peterson (L) 7-9-6-1-3-4
Kimball 2, ACGC 0
Kimball's Bobby Arens threw a four-hit shutout with 11 strikeouts against the Falcons (3-5).
Brooks Maurer of ACGC also went the distance and gave up four hits, but two unearned runs scored in the first inning.
ACGC 000 000 0 -- 0 4 2
Kimball 200 000 x -- 2 4 2
HITTING - Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Jordan Tanner 1-for-4; Jeff Peterson 1-for-4; Brooks Maurer 1-for-2; Kurtis Huisman 1-for-2 ... Kimball: Tommy Linn 1-for-3; David Jarot 1-for-2; Burke Tagney 1-for-3; Brett Okin 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Brooks Maurer (L) 6-4-2-0-4-6 ... Kimball: Bobby Arens (W) 7-4-0-0-5-11