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VFW Baseball: Willmar rolls past Morris

MORRIS -- George Jacobson tossed a six-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Travis Hanson drove in four runs Tuesday as Willmar I stayed unbeaten with a 11-1 rout of Morris.

MORRIS -- George Jacobson tossed a six-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Travis Hanson drove in four runs Tuesday as Willmar I stayed unbeaten with a 11-1 rout of Morris.

Willmar (17-0) got on the board first when Jordan J. Smith belted a solo homer.

Leading 3-1 in the sixth, Willmar blew the game open with four runs in the sixth and four more in the seventh.

Morris scored its lone run in the bottom of the seventh on a double by Dante Hein.

Jacobson, Hanson and Ben Ruter had two hits apiece for Willmar. Alex Malmgren drove in two runs. Hanson had a run-scoring triple in the fifth inning, a fielder's choice RBI in the sixth and a two-run single in the seventh.

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Willmar I 11, Morris 1

Willmar I (17-0)....100 024 4 - 11 12 0

Morris...................000 000 1 - 1 6 1

HITTING - Willmar I: Logan Birkland 1-for-4; Jordan J. Smith 1-for-2, solo HR, rbi; George Jacobson 2-for-3, rbi; Jordan R. Smith 1-for-4; Ben Ruter 2-for-3, 2 runs; Alec Saunders 1-for-3, 2 runs, rbi; Alex Malmgren 1-for-3, 2 rbi; Travis Hanson 2-for-4, 3b, 4 rbi; David Anderson 1-for-4, 2b, rbi ... Morris: Darrick Henrichs 2-for-3; Kirby Sayles 2-for-2; Dante Hein 2-for-3, 2b, rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Willmar I: George Jacobson (W) 6-6-1-1-2-10 ... Morris: Mitch Daly (L) 7-12-11-*-5-2

NEXT - Willmar: Tuesday at New London-Spicer, 6 p.m.

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