Prep Baseball: RCW thwarts late D-B bid
DAWSON -- Dakota Freiborg struck out 14 batters and escaped a late Dawson-Boyd bid in teh seventh inning as Renville County West nipped the Blackjacks 3-2 in a Camden Conference baseball game on Monday.
Dawson-Boyd cut the lead to 3-2 on Jake Bothun's RBI single, but Dakota Freiborg got the final two outs on a strikeout and a fly out to right to secure the victory.
The Jaguars (8-3, 10-4) went up 3-1 in the sixth inning on Nate Wensauer's sacrifice fly. He also had an RBI single in the fourth.
Steve Gens and Mitch Agre had two hits each for RCW. Freiborg allowed seven hits and one walk.
Bothun and Keith Knutson had two hits each for the Blackjacks (1-10, 1-11).
RCW 3, Dawson-Boyd 2
RCW 001 101 0 -- 3 7 1
Dawson-Boyd 010 000 1 -- 2 7 3
HITTING - Renville County West: Trent Novotny 1-for-4; Dakota Freiborg 1-for-2; Steve Gens 2-for-3; Mitch Agre 2-for-2; Nate Wensauer 1-for-1, 2 rbi ... Dawson-Boyd: Jake Bothun 2-for-3, rbi; Dustin Johnson 1-for-3; Jarret Wager 1-for-3; Keith Knutson 2-for-3; Matt Grunewald 1-for-2, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Renville County West: Dakota Freiborg (W) 7-7-2-2-1-14 ... Dawson-Boyd: Derek Gritmacker (L) 7-7-3-1-3-2
Tomahawk McLeod West 14, Buffalo Lake-Hector 1
Trevor Ahlbrecht singled in the only run for the Mustangs.
BLH 00 1 00 -- 1 5 2
McLeod West 00(10) 4x --14 13 0
HITTING - Buffalo Lake-Hector: Austin Ludowese 1-for-3, 2b; Trevor Ahlbrecht 1-for-3, rbi; Ryan Haun 1-for-3; Andy Fischer 2-for-2 ... McLeod West: Daniel Rosenau 2-for-3; Zach Neubarth 2-for-3, 2 runs; Tyler Knick 2-for-3, 2 runs; Jacob Ahlbrecht 2-for-3, 2 runs, 2b
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Buffalo Lake-Hector: Ryan Haun (L) 2Zc-8-9-9-2-0, Andy Kalenberg 1Xc-5-5-4-0-1 ... McLeod West: Spencer Glazier (W) 3-3-1-1-1-1, Daniel Rosenau 2-2-0-0-0-1