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VFW Baseball: Willmar I pounds Madison

The New London-Spicer vs. Willmar II on Friday evening at Green Lake Diamond leads off the three-day Willmar VFW Post 1639 Invitational. With the bases full, Dalton Kampsen, left, of NLS eyes the flight of a gap double to drive in three runs in the fifth inning. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton.

Willmar erupted for four runs in the second, five runs in the fourth, and went on to shutout Madison 10-0.

Adam Nibaur got the win for Willmar, going five innings, giving up only two hits, one walk, and struck out five. Tyler Stegeman, Tony McCleary, Nibaur, Trey Tollefson, and Zach Horman all had runs batted in for Willmar. Nibaur went two for two with a double and five RBIs.

Nesvold, Hill, and Mortenson all had hits for Madison. Nesvold took the loss for Madison, pitching three innings, giving up two hits, six runs, five walks while striking out three.

Willmar I is 4-0 in the district, and 6-4 overall. Willmar will play the winner of the Hutchinson-Paynesville game, at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Willmar l 10, Madison 0

Madison 000 000 -- 0 3 0

Willmar l 040 501 -- 10 7 0

HITTING - Madison: Nesvold 1-for-3, Bohn 0-for-3, Hill 1-for-3, Olson 0-for-2, Kanstrup 0-for-2, Mortenson 1-for-2, Willis 0-for-2, Domeier 0-for-1, Long 0-for-1, Oie 0-for-1 ... Willmar l: Tyler Stegeman 0-for-1 2 runs bb rbi, Evan VanDenEinde 0-for-3, Tony McCleary 2-for-2 3b run bb 2 rbi, Josh Tinklenberg 0-for-1, Cole Hagen 1-for-3 2b run bb 2 rbi, Trey Tollefson 1-for-3 3b bb rbi, Brett Swanson 0-for-2 run bb, Zach Horman 1-for-1 rbi, Bryce Broman 0-for-2 run, Austin Smith 2 bb's 2 runs, Ethan Johnson 0-for-1

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Madison: Nesvold (L) 3-2-0-0-1-2, Olson 1.1-1-1-1-1-1 ... Willmar l: Nibaur (W) 5-2-0-0-1-5, Hagen 1-1-0-0-0-0

NLS 11, Willmar II 3

New London-Spicer's VFW team got off to a great start with a five-run first inning and they kept the offense rolling in an opening-round win over Willmar II in the Willmar VFW Tournament on Friday in Spicer.

NLS' Trey Austvold and two hits, including a double, and scored two runs, and Dalton Kampsen was 2-for-3 with a double and he scored once.

Jarrett Hatlestad pitched six innings and struck out nine for the win.

Willmar's Noah Vreeman was 2-for-3, drove in a run and scored once.

Willmar l l 020 001 0 -- 3 6 1

NL-S 500 051 x -- 11 12 3

HITTING - Willmar lI: Isaac Kobenia 1-for-2, Mike Keith 1-for-3, Adam Herman 1-for-4, Sam Warne 1-for-2 r-2, Noah Vreeman 2-for-3 rbi r ... NL-S: Ike Boetzman 1-for-3 r, Trey Austvold 2-for-4 2b r-2, Lucas Nordmeier 1-for-4, Brett Olson 1-for-3, r-2, Johnny DeGeest 2-for-4, Tyson Gislason 1-for-3 r, Jarrett Hatlestad 1-for-2 r, Dalton Kampsen 2-for-3, 2b r

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Willmar ll: Malik Rivers (L) 6-12-11-11-3-2 ... NL-S: Hatlestad (W) 6-6-3-3-5-9, Olson 1-0-0-0-0-2

Montevideo 15,

Prinsburg 5

Montevideo scored at least three runs in each of the first four innings of the game and didn't look back, beating Prinsburg in five innings on Friday.

Tanner Lindemann went 4-for-4 with with two runs scored and four runs batted in, and Jake Bendar went 4-for-4 with two doubles and one RBI.

Prinsburg's Jacob Van Deikan had one hit and an RBI. Tyler Daugherty pitched for Prinsburg, and took the loss, going two innings and giving up eight runs.

Jordan Thompson relieved Lindemann, pitching the last inning and two-thirds. He gave up two hits, no runs, and struck out one, earningthe win for Montevideo.

Prinsburg 000 50 -- 5 6 5

Montevideo 443 4x -- 15 16 0

HITTING - Prinsburg: Tyler Daugherty 2-for-3, Nick Daugherty 1-for-2, Chris Van Dyken 1-for-2 rbi, Jacob Van Dykan 1-for-3 rbi, Ryan Brower 1-for-2 rbi ... Montevideo: Joe Bednar 1-for-2 4 runs 3b 2 rbi, Brett Bergeson 1-for-2 3 runs 2 rbi, Colton Vien 1-for-2 2 runs rbi, Tanner Lindemann 4-for-4 2 runs 4 rbi, Austin Hoehne 2-for-3 rbi, Jake Bednar 4-for-4 2 2b's rbi, Jordan Thompson 1-for-3 rbi, Kyle TeBeest 2-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Prinsburg: Tyler Daugherty (L) 2-8-8-5-3-0, Grant Hoekstra 2-7-7-5-3-1 Montevideo: Tanner Lindemann 3.1-4-5-5-2-5, Jordan Thompson (W) 1.2-2-0-0-1-1