Prep Baseball: Whittemore, Minnewaska turn back Montevideo, 6-0
GLENWOOD -- Minnewaska's Mike Whittemore had a perfect game going through the first five innings, then settled for a 6-0 shutout victory over Montevideo Monday in West Central South Conference baseball action.
Whittemore retired the first 15 batters he faced, striking out seven and recording three infield assists. He finished with 10 strikeouts and two walks.
Trenton Berg went 2-for-4 with a double to lead the Lakers (6-7, 7-9). Kevin Jenks and Cory Jackson drove in one run each.
Christian Brabender and Joe Bednar each singled for the Thunder Hawks (3-9, 4-11).
Minnewaska 6, Montevideo 0
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HITTING - Montevideo: Christian Brabender 1-for-2; Joe Bednar 1-for-2 ... Minnewaska: Trenton Berg 2-for-4, 2b; Kevin Jenks 1-for-4, rbi; Cory Jackson 1-for-2, rbi
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Montevideo: Jerad Schmitt (L) 3-2-5-4-5-2; Colton Vien 3-2-1-1-1-4 ... Minnewaska: Mike Whittemore (W) 7-2-0-0-2-10
LQPV 5, YME 0
Eric Paulson pitched a four-hit shutout for the Eagles. He struck out six and walked only one in his complete game.
Baxter DuFrane, Tronn Tosel and Stephen Enger fueled LQPV's five-run rally in the sixth inning, each hitting doubles.
Dustin Baker hit a double and a single in three trips for Yellow Medicine East.
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HITTING - Lac qui Parle Valley: Ryan Streich 1-for-3; Baxter DuFrane 1-for-3, 2b; Tronn Tosel 1-for-3, 2b; Colton Kanstrup 1-for-3; Cory Wildung 1-for-3; Stephen Enger 1-for-3, 2b ... Yellow Medicine East: Derek Dyrdahl 1-for-3; Dustin Baker 2-for-3, 2b; Devan Dyrdahl 1-for-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Lac qui Parle Valley: Eric Paulson (W) 7-4-0-0-1-6 ... Yellow Medicine East: Dylan Lindstrom (L) 5Xc-5-5-2-1-3; Tyler Sand Zc-1-0-0-0-0; Dylan Hoffman 1-0-0-0-0-0