Prep Baseball: Paynesville tops Benson in Section 6A opener, 6-1
PAYNESVILLE -- Nathan Nietfeld of Paynesville held Benson to three hits en route to a 6-1 win in the first round of the Section 6A baseball tournament Thursday.
Nietfeld allowed one run, struck out five and walked one for the Bulldogs (16-4), who will play the winner of the Melrose-Sauk Centre game at 5 p.m. Tuesday in Cold Spring.
Nietfeld also hit an RBI double. Jordan Lieser led the team with two hits and drove in one run. Jake Deadrick also doubled.