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Legion Baseball: Tri-Town sinks Glenwood; Kerkhoven tops Wheaton

ATWATER -- Brandon Larson scattered nine hits in his complete-game win and also rapped a pair of doubles to lead Tri-Town to a 9-4 win over Glenwood on Tuesday.

ATWATER -- Brandon Larson scattered nine hits in his complete-game win and also rapped a pair of doubles to lead Tri-Town to a 9-4 win over Glenwood on Tuesday.

Vance Martin went 2-for-4 and drove in two runs for Tri-Town. Luke Wallace also had two hits.

Larson walked four and struck out five.

Tri-Town 9, Glenwood 4

Glenwood 100 010 2 - 4 9 0

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Tri-Town (11-6) 404 100 x - 9 12 3

HITTING - Glenwood: Tyler Topp 2-for-2; Zach Lagred 3-for-4, 2b, rbi; Jordan Lehtola 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Jon Hoffmann 2-for-4 ... Tri-Town: Brandon Larson 2-for-4, 2 2b's; Justin Schroeder 1-for-4, rbi; Josh Cunningham 1-for-3; Luke Wallace 2-for-4; Alex Schmeling 2-for-4; Vance Martin 2-for-3, 2b, 2 rbi; A.J. Frederiksen 1-for-1; Micah Nordin 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Glenwood: Zach Lagred (L) 21/3-8-7-7-0-3, Tyler Topp 2/3-2-1-1-1-0, Sutton 3-2-1-1-1-3 ... Tri-Town: Brandon Larson (W) 7-9-4-2-4-5

Kerkhoven 11, Wheaton 7

Jason Fernholz and Nate Schlagel each hit a two-run home run to lead Kerkhoven (13-0).

Both players launched shots in the four-run second inning.

Fernholz finished with three hits, three runs scored and four RBI. Paul Beckman added two hits.

Grant Johnson pitched four innings for the win. He allowed three runs on seven hits.

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Kerkhoven (13-0) 240 400 1 - 11 11 0

Wheaton 101 120 2 - 7 11 2

HITTING - Kerkhoven: Jared Johnson 1-for-4; Paul Beckman 2-for-3, 3 runs; Jason Fernholz 3-for-4, 3 runs, 2-run HR, 4 rbi; Darrin Carlson 1-for-4, rbi; Brant Beckman 1-for-1; Justin Johnson 1-for-4, rbi; Nate Schlagel 1-for-4, 2-run HR, 2 rbi ... Wheaton: Brady Sykove 2-for-4, 2b, rbi; Ryan Schwagel 2-for-4, rbi; Trent Fruch 2-for-3, 2b, 3 rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Kerkhoven: Grant Johnson (W) 4-7-3-3-0-0; Justin Johnson 3-4-4-4-2-1 ... Wheaton: Jim Nelson (L) 5-7-10-9-8-3; Lucas Kracht 2-4-1-1-0-3

Late results Monday

Fairfax 6, Litchfield 1

Nathan Nelson had two hits to lead Litchfield, which scored its lone run in the second inning.

Fairfax 310 002 0 - 6 10 0

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Litchfield 010 000 0 - 1 5 1

HITTING - Fairfax: Ryan Panning 2-for-4, 2b; Ty Harkness 3-for-3, 2b; Ken Erdal 1-for-4, 2b; Justin Schweeke 2-for-3, 2 2b's ... Litchfield: Nathan Nelson 2-for-3; Tyler Puckett 1-for-4; Tony Gutormson 1-for-4, 2b; Jeff Lagergren 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Fairfax: Shane Albright 2-2-1-1-2-1; Sam Van Horn 2-1-0-0-2-1; Justin Schueck (W) 2-1-0-0-1-1; Andy Melius 1-1-0-0-0-0 ... Litchfield: Chris Sundmark (L) 7-10-6-6-4-10

Benson 21, Brandon 10

Benson (6-5) belted 14 hits and scored eight runs in the sixth inning.

Brett Jensen had three hits, including a triple, and scored five runs for Benson. Preston Flolo also had three hits, including a double, and drove in two runs.

Benson (6-5) 220 458 - 21 14 3

Brandon-Evansville 404 200 - 10 8 4

HITTING - Benson: Brett Jensen 3-for-4, 5 runs, 3b; James Roberts 2-for-4, 3 runs, rbi; Jake Erickson 2-for-5, 3 runs, 2b, 3 rbi; Aaron Hagen 2-for-4, 3 runs, 2 rbi; Preston Flolo 3-for-5, 2b, 2 rbi; Kris Rittenour 1-for-3, 2b, 2 bb's, 2 rbi; Kyle Mikkelson 1-for-2, 2 runs ... Brandon-Evansville: Mike Bertrund 2-for-3, 2 runs, 2 rbi; Mark Ranweiler 2-for-3, 2 rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Benson: Aaron Hagen (W) 4-8-10-5-4-4; Kris Rittenour (S) 2-0-0-0-0-5 ... Brandon-Evansville: Bruns 4-8-8-6-3-2; Mike Bertrund (L) 1/3-4-5-5-3-1; Erickson 12/3-2-8-6-5-2

Tri-Town 12, Howard Lake 2

Kyle Johnson allowed only two hits and one run over five innings, Josh Cunningham had four hits and Luke Wallace drove in four runs to lead Tri-Town. Jordan Tanner went 3-for-5.

Tri-Town 305 010 3 - 12 11 0

Howard Lake 100 000 1 - 2 3 4

HITTING - Tri-Town: Jordan Tanner 3-for-5; Josh Cunningham 4-for-5, 2 2b's, rbi; Luke Wallace 2-for-4, 4 rbi; Alex Schmeling 1-for-3, rbi; A.J. Frederiksen 1-for-3 ... Howard Lake: Carlson 1-for-2; Reimer 1-for-4; Kahn 1-for-3, rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Tri-Town: Kyle Johnson (W) 5-2-1-1-6-3, A.J. Frederiksen 2-1-1-1-1-1 ... Howard Lake: Borders (L) 3-6-8-8-5-3, Jacques 3-3-1-1-0-1, Breismeister 1-2-3-0-0-1

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