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Prep baseball roundup: MACCRAY beats RCW in eighth inning

Tribune photo by Tom Larson MACCRAY starting pitcher Carter Asche delivers a pitch in the early going on Monday as the Wolverines took on Renville County West in Raymond. Asche didn’t figure in the decision in his team’s 9-8 comeback win.

RAYMOND — The MACCRAY Wolverines rallied for single runs in the bottom of the seventh and again in the eighth to nip Renville County West 9-8 on Monday at Lilleberg Field in Camden Conference baseball.

The Jaguars went up 8-7 in the top of the seventh on a two-run single by Hayden Johnson.

The home team tied it in the bottom of the frame on Tyler Donner’s one-out single to plate Caleb Melin and send the game to extra innings.

After Dylan Abraham retired the Jags in order, Derek Sommers reached on a throwing error, took third on a single by Jake Aviles and rushed home with the game-ending run on a single by Cheyton Holman to left.

Abrahamson, who took the hill with two out in the fifth, got the win. Donner finished with 3 hits and 4 RBI.


RCW (0-1)            000 051 20  — 8  11 1

MACCRAY (2-1)                411 010 11 — 9  20 2 

HITTING – RCW: Griffin Schaub 2-for-5, rbi; Mitch Treml 2-for-3, 2 runs; Hayden Johnson 2-for-3, rbi; Mason Schmitz 2-for-4, 2 runs … MACCRAY: Tyler Donner 3-for-3, 4 rbi; Caleb Melin 2-for-3, 3 runs; Dylan Abraham 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Jacob Aviles 3-for-5

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – RCW: Mitch Treml (L) … MACCRAY: Dylan Abraham (W)

LQPV 6, Lakeview 2

Lac qui Parle Valley scored 6 runs on 3 hits and 11 walks to beat Lakeview.

Eric Smith, Jalen Baldwin and Ben Morken each had one hit, with Baldwin’s going for a double.

The Eagles (2-0, 3-0) an RBI from Preston Kraft on a groundout, and in the sixth inning Cory Henneberg laid down a run-scoring suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded.

Smith pitched 5 innings with 7 strikeouts to earn the win for LQPV.

The Eagles threw out two runners on the basepaths to kill rallies in the second and sixth innings.

LQPV next plays today at MACCRAY.

Lakeview             020 000 0 — 2 3 1

LQPV (2-0, 3-0)  121 200 x —  6 3 0

HITTING – Lakeview: Bailey Enstad 1-for-3, rbi, Cody St. Aubin 1-for-3, Jacob Neu 1-for-3 … LQPV: Eric Smith 1-for-3, Jalen Baldwin 1-for-3, 2B, Ben Morken 1-for-2, Colby Siegert 0-for-1, 3 BB, Austin Haas 0-for-1, 3 BB, Preston Kraft 0-for-2, rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Lakeview: Zach Doose (L) … LQPV: Eric Smith (W) 5-1-2-2-4-7; Garrett Olson (S) 2-2-0-0-0-2

CMCS 2, Minneota 1

The Bluejays debuted in Prinsburg with a sparkling effort edging the Vikings 2-1 on a combined 1-hitter by Sam Ohden and Austin Bulthuis.

Ohden didn’t allow a hit over five innings walking three and fanning six. Bulthuis gave up a single to opposing pitcher Jordan Beck, who scored on an error in the sixth inning.

Bulthuis delivered at the plate, also, going 3-for-3 with a double. Grant Hoekstra stole 5 bases.

Minneota             000  001 0 — 1  1  1 

CMCS    100  100 x — 2  5  2

HITTING – Minneota: Jordan Beck 1-for-3, run … CMCS: Grant Hoekstra 1-for-2, 5 sb; Austin Bulthuis 3-for-3, 2b; Ryan Brower 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Minneota: Jordan Beck (L) 6-5-2-1-3-7 … CMCS: Sam Ohden (W) 5-0-0-0-3-6, Bulthuis (S) 2-1-1-0-0-5


Ortonville 10,

Hancock 0

The Trojans’ Mike Schake one-hit the Owls in a Pheasant Conference game on Monday.

Austin Nelson picked up Hancock’s lone hit. The Owls play a doubleheader at Ashby on Thursday beginning at 4 p.m.

Hancock               000 000 — 0 1 1 

Ortonville            004 024 — 10 10 0 

HITTING – Hancock: Austin Anderson 1-3 … Ortonville: Nathan Nelson 2-3 r-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Hancock: LP-Philip Schaefer 4-7-4-3-1-5, Justin Miller 1-1-3-3-4-1, Brett Kellner 0.3-2-3-3-0-0 … Ortonville: WP-Mike Schake

West Cent. North

Morris/CA 10, Waska 3

Morris/Chokio-Alberta broke open a tied game with a five-run fifth inning, then tacked on four more in the seventh to down the Lakers in a league game on Monday.

MCA’s Chandler Erickson was 4-for-4, drove in a run and scored twice and Mac Beyer doubled twice and drove in three runs.

Jake Torgerson had two hits and drove in a pair of runs and also pitched 5-2/3 innings for the victory.

The Lakers’ Jake Amundson and Riley Thompson both had a two hits.

The Lakers take on Paynesville at 5 p.m. today in Glenwood.

Morris/CA            000 150 4 — 10 15 0 

Minnewaska       100 011 0 —  3  11 1 

HITTING – Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Chandler Erickson 4-for-4 2b rbi r-2, Tyler Henrichs 2-for-3 3b rbi r-3, Tanner Picht 1-for-4 rbi-2, Mac Beyer 2-for-4 2b-2 rbi-3, Jake Torgerson 2-for-3 rbi-2, Bryce Jergenson 2-for-3 … Minnewaska: Jake Amundson 2-for-4 r-2, Jon Nygaard 1-for-4, Austin Ostrander 1-for-3 rbi, Riley Thompson 2-for-3 3b rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Morris/Chokio-Alberta: WP-Torgerson 5.2-11-3-3-1-3 … Minnewaska: LP-Jayden Beecher 4.2-9-6-6-1-2


Paynesville 2, Melrose 1

Nathan Meyer struck out eight and retired the last 11 batters he faced after surrendering an RBI single in the fourth inning to earn a complete-game win for the Bulldogs in their opener.

Caleb Burris scored on an error in the first and Trent Gertken did the same in the fourth to account for Paynesville’s two runs. Burris doubled and singled, and Nick Dingmann also doubled for the Bulldogs.

Melrose                000 100 0 — 1 5 3

Paynesville         100 100 x — 2 6 1

HITTING – Melrose: Trevor Sawyer 2-for-3; Mitch Reller 1-for-3, rbi … Paynesville: Caleb Burris 2-for-3, 2b; Matthew Quade 1-for-2; Jordan Roos 1-for-3; Nick Dingmann 1-for-3, 2b; Tanner Harder 1-for-2

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Melrose: Tyler Reller (L) … Paynesville: Nathan Meyer (W) 7-5-1-1-1-8

HFC 6, Litchfield 0

A throwing error led to 4 unearned runs and Litchfield lost to defending state champion Holy Family Catholic 6-0.

Mike Spreiter, Zach Kinny and Ryan Wahl each had a hit for the Dragons, who fell to 0-1.

The Dragons play New London-Spicer today in Litchfield.

Litchfield (0-1)   000 000 0 — 0 3 1

HF Catholic        005 001 x — 6 6 0

HITTING – Litchfield: Mike Spreiter 1-for-3, Zach Kinny 1-for-2, Ryan Wahl 1-for-3 … Holy Family Catholic: Keller Knoll 2-for-3, 2 runs, rbi, Conner Liddle 1-for-3, 2 run HR

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Litchfield: Dan Oster (L) 5-4-5-1-1-6; Austin Larson 1-2-1-1-1-0 … Holy Family Catholic: Joe Seifert (W)

Wright Co. West

Dassel-Cokato 4, NLS 3

A one-out triple from Jake Smith drove in the winning run for the Chargers in the sixth inning as the two teams traded runs in the first and third.

NLS (0-1, 1-2) took a quick 2-0 lead in the first when No. 2 hitter Jarrett Hatlestad doubled and Nick Bergeson followed with another double to knock in Hatlestad before advancing to third on a wild pitch and scoring on Aaron Clancy’s single.

Bergeson also doubled in the third and advanced to third on another wild pitch before scoring on Grant Vagle’s groundout.

Chargers’ starter Trent Krekelberg then kept NLS off the scoreboard to earn the complete-game win.

NLS       201 000 0 — 3 7 3

DC          201 001 x — 4 5 0

HITTING – NLS: Jarrett Hatlestad 1-for-4, 2b; Nick Bergeson 2-for-3, 2 2b’s, rbi; Grant Vagle 1-for-2, rbi; Jordan Payne 1-for-2; Aaron Clancy 1-for-3, rbi; Tyson Gislason 1-for-3 … Dassel-Cokato: Jake Smith 2-for-3, 2b, 3b, 2 rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – NLS: Lucas Nordmeyer (L) 6-5-4-1-3-6 … Dassel-Cokato: Trent Krekelberg (W)

Central Minn.

The BBE baseball team overwhelmed Eden Valley-Watkins with offense in the first game of a league doubleheader on Monday, but the Eagles’ Hayden Wilner three-hit the Jaguars in the second game.

BBE won game one 13-5 but fell 4-1 in the second game.

In game one, BBE’s Austin Jaeger had two hits and drove in four runs, James Kuefler doubled and drove in three and Matt Schmitz hit a pair of doubles.

Adam Heinze picked up the win and Schmitz didn’t allow a hit or walk and struck out three in three innings of relief.

In game two, Wilner struck out 10 Jaguars. Schmitz had two hits and drove in his team’s lone run.

The Jaguars are 1-1 in the CMC and overall and play next in a doubleheader Thursday at Rockford beginning at 4 p.m.

Game One

BBE 13, EVW 5

BBE       370 021 — 13 9 0 

EVW      104 000 —   5 3 4  

HITTING – BBE: Matt Schmitz 2-for-3 2b-2, James Kuefler 1-for-2 2b rbi-3, Austin Jaeger 2-for-4 rbi-4 … Eden Valley-Watkins: Alex Geislinger 1-for-2

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Visitor: WP-Adam Heinze 3-3-5-5-6-1, Schmitz 3-0-0-0-0-3 … Eden Valley-Watkins: LP-Geislinger

Game Two

EVW 4, BBE 1

EVW      002 002 — 4 6 0 

BBE       100 000 — 1 3 1 

HITTING – Eden Valley-Watkins: Hayden Wilner 2-for-3, Geislinger 1-for-2 3b … BBE: Schmitz 2-for-3 2b rbi, Alex Wosmek 1-for-1

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) – Eden Valley-Watkins: WP-Wilner … BBE: LP-Jordan Wosmek 4-3-2-1-1-2, Austin Imdieke 2-3-2-2-1-1