Prep Baseball: LQPV squeezes past Monte with late rally
MADISON -- Baxter DuFrane's suicide squeeze plated the winning run with one out in the last of the seventh inning as Lac qui Parle Valley nipped Montevideo 5-4 in a West Central South Conference baseball game on Monday.
LQPV trailed 4-0 before scoring three runs in the last of the sixth inning and two more in the seventh.
Montevideo's Christian Brabender pitched six innings, giving up two earned runs on three hits. Andy Schultz went 2-for-3, with an RBI to lead Montevideo.
LQPV 5, Montevideo 4
Montevideo 202 000 0 -- 4 7 1
LQPV 000 003 2 -- 5 5 1
HITTING -Montevideo: Jarad Schmitt 1-for-3; Mitch Christensen 1-for-4; Ryan Tostenson 1-for-2, 2b, rbi; Troy Hendrickson 1-for-3; Christian Brabender 1-for-3; Andy Schultz 2-for-3, rbi; ... Lac qui Parle Valley: Eric Paulson 1-for-4; Baxter DuFrane 1-for-2, 2 rbi; Scott Bormann 2-for-3, rbi; Stephen Enger 1-for-2, 2 runs
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Montevideo:: Christian Brabender 6-3-3-2-4-1; Mitch Christensen (L) Zc-2-2-2-0-0 ... Lac qui Parle Valley: Aaron Olson 3-5-4-4-2-2 Baxter DuFrane (W) 4-2-0-0-3-3
Morris 11, YME 0
After a four-run first inning, Morris never looked back as Tyler Hansen and Chris Boettcher hit back-to-back home runs in the second inning to extend the lead over YME.
Morris' Ryan Beyer added a two-run shot in the bottom of the fourth inning.
The Tigers' pitching duo of Nate Godess and Tyler Hansen relinquished only three hits in five innings.
YME 000 00 -- 0 3 2
Morris 432 2x -- 11 6 0
HITTING - YME: Travis Enger 1-for-3, 2b; Devon Dyrdhal 1-for-2; Anton Leiseth 1-for-2 ... Morris: Tyler Hansen 1-for-3, solo HR, 3 runs, rbi; Chris Boettcher 2-for-2, 3b, solo HR, rbi, 3 rbi; Darrick Henrichs 1-for-2, 2b, 2 rbi; Ryan Beyer 1-for-3, 2-run HR, 2 rbi; Eric Riley 1-for-2, 3b, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- YME: Derek Lallium (L) 3-6-9-3-4-2; Dylan Lindstrom 1-0-2-2-1-0 ... Morris: Nate Godess (W) 4-2-0-0-1-4; Tyler Hansen 1-1-0-0-1-1
West Central North
Sauk Centre 3, Paynesville 1
Justin Sabrowsky's two-out hit in the top of the seventh scored two runs and gave Sauk Centre the victory.
Paynesville scored its only run in the first on a fielder's choice.
Jordan Lieser and Shane Kampsen each had a hit for the Bulldogs. Lieser also started the game on the mound. He allowed one run on six hits in five innings. Shane Kampsen took the loss, giving up two runs on two hits in the final two innings.
Sauk Centre 100 000 2 -- 3 8 0
Paynesville 100 000 0 -- 1 2 1
HITTING - Sauk Centre: Justin Sabrowsky 2-for-3, 2 rbi; Ethan Meyer 1-for-3; Tyler Berling 2-for-3 ... Paynesville: Jordan Lieser 1-for-3; Shane Kampsen 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Sauk Centre: Ethan Meyer (W) 6-2-1-1-2-3, Andrew Gieske (S) 1-0-0-0-0-1 ... Paynesville: Jordan Lieser 5-6-1-1-2-2; Shane Kampsen (L) 2-2-2-2-1-2