Amateur Baseball Wrap: Atwater holds off New London-Spicer for dramatic win
Twins rally late but fall 5-4 to Chuckers
NLS scored once in the eighth inning and twice in the ninth to cut a 5-1 deficit to the final outcome at the Green Lake Diamonds.
Josh Kingery went 4-for-5 with a home run, three runs, two RBI and three stolen bases to lead Atwater. Josh Kinzler and Jordan Olson each had two hits for the Chuckers.
Kingery also got the pitching win, going the first five innings. He struck out eight, walked two and allowed four hits and one earned run.
For the Twins, Scott Rambow and Ethan Haugen each homered. Rambow went 2-for-4.
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Hitting - Atwater: Josh Kinzler 2-5 r rbi sb-2, Josh Kingery 4-5 hr r-3 rbi-2 sb-3, Jordan Olson 2-3 2b rbi-2 sf sac, Cameron Mellin 1-3 2b bb, Ezra Kaping 1-4 r, Eli Albrecht 1-4 … NLS Twins: Ben Kulset 1-3 bb, Adam Schrader 1-4 rbi, Scott Rambow 2-4 hr r rbi, Mike Danielson 1-4, Dalton Rambow 1-4, Ethan Haugen 1-4 hr r rbi-2, Hunter Magnuson 0-2 r hbp-2, Josh Soine 0-1 r bb
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Atwater: J. Kingery (W) 5-4-1-1-2-8, David Kingery (Sv) 4-3-3-3-0-2 … NLS Twins: Adam Nibaur (L) 7-9-5-4-1-6, Danielson 2-2-0-0-1-2
Richmond scored five runs in the top of the 10th inning to beat the host Roscoe Rangers .
Devon Savage smacked a three-run home run in the bottom of the ninth to tie it at 6-6. It was Savage’s second home run of the game. He had four hits.
For Richmond, Cole Schmitz hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning.
Milroy Yankees 7,
Sacred Heart 0
Mirloy beat S acred Heart to improve to 8-1 in the Corn Belt League and 11-4 overall at Yankee Field.
Isaac Schmitt tossed a two-hitter, striking out 13, in the complete-game victory.
Jack Tauer was 3-for-3 with two doubles and two RBI for Milroy. Matt Bauer and Brian Dolan each went 2-for-4 for the Yankees.
Sacred Heart fell to 1-8 in Corn Belt League play.
Granite Falls 4,
Bennett Knapper went 7⅓ innings to get the pitching win as the Granite Falls Kilowatts beat the Wabasso Jaxx at Richter Field.
Knapper struck out five and walked two, allowing five hits and one earned run. Dylan Lindstrom was 1-for-3 with two RBI.
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Hitting - Wabasso: Josh Goetter 1-4, Adryen Tietz 1-4 rbi, Sam Goetter 1-4 2b, Devan Liebl 1-4, Caleb Kemp 1-4, Colton Taylor 1-2 r sb ... Granite Falls: Kyle TeBeest 0-4 r sb, Zac Enevoldson 1-4, Bennett Knapper 0-3 r rbi hbp, Brandon Grund 1-4 2b, Colton Vein 0-4 rbi, Austin Friese 0-2 r, Cole Ritcher 1-3 r, Dylan Lindstrom 1-3 rbi-2.
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Wabasso: Devan Liebl (W) 8-4-4-3-1-3 ... Granite Falls: Knapper (W) 7⅓-5-1-1-2-5, Christian Kanten 1⅔-1-0-0-0-2
Marshall 3, Bird Island 0
Mason Penske tossed a four-hitter to lead the Marshall A’s to the victory over the Bird Island Bullfrogs at Marshall.
Penske struck out seven and walked one.
For Bird Island, Tyler Hebrink went 3-for-4.
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Hitting - Bird Island: Braeden Tersteeg 1-4, Tyler Hebrink 3-4, Trent Athmann 0-2 hbp-2, Shawn Dollerschell 0-2 hbp, Trent Kjersten 0-2 hbp … Marshall: Doug Mead 1-3 r, Mason Penske 2-3 r, Zach Olson 1-3 r rbi, Zach Olsen 2-3 rbi-2
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Bird Island: Casey Lewandowski (L) 8-6-3-3-0-8 … Marshall: Mason Penske (W) 9-4-0-0-1-7
Raymond goes 2-1
The Raymond Rockets finished 2-1 in the Busch Lite Tournament at Rosen.
Raymond defeated Waverly 8-0 and lost to Baseball 365, a Class A team from the Twin Cities, 7-1.
Raymond then defeated Jordan 1-0 in the third-place game.
The Willmar Rails scored a season-best 24 runs in the exhibition win at Dassel.
Ashton Gregory went 5-for-5 with a double, four runs and five RBI to lead the Rails. Ian Koosman was 3-for-3 with four runs and four RBI.
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Hitting - Willmar: Caleb Owens 0-2 r-2 hbp-2, Nate Spencer 1-2 r-2 rbi-2, Jordan Steffer 2-5 r-3 rbi-2, Ashton Gregory 5-5 r-4 rbi-5 2b, Jack Baumgart 0-1 r, Sam Huseby 0-1 rbi, Gunnar Banks 0-4 r-2 rbi hbp, Andrew Baumgart 1-1 rbi-3 hbp, Jayden Dierenfeld 2-6 r rbi-3, Christian Lessman 0-2 r-2 rbi, Sam Etterman 2-3 r-3 2b, Ian Koosman 3-3 r-4 rbi-4 ... Dassel-Cokato: Ben Linquist 1-3 r, Steve Boger 0-2 r-2, Jacob Niemela 1-2 r-2 rbi 2b, Nikolai Niemela 1-1 rbi 2b, Tyler Brandel 3-4 r rbi-3 2b 3b, Dylan Weber 1-4, Collin Krick 2-3 rbi.
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Willmar: Zach Reierson 2-5-4-4-1-0, Adam Herman 2-1-0-0-0-0, Patrick Courtney (W) 2-2-1-1-1-3, Zak Madsen 1-1-1-1-1-1 ... Dassel-Cokato: Michael Leffler (L) 2-5-4-4-1-0, Ethan Mayer 2 ⅔-2-1-0-3-1, Michael Howell ⅔-2-6-6-4-0, Paul Vetsch 1 ⅓-5-6-6-5-1
Champlin Park 9,
The Paynesville Pirates fell to the Champlin Park LoGators in an exhibition game at Champlin.
Luke Johnson homered and Tanner Stanley was 2-for-2 with a walk for Paynesville.
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Hitting - Paynesville: Luke Johnson 1-3 hr r rbi, Griffin Bjerke 1-3 r, Sam Oehrlien 1-3, Tanner Stanley 2-2 bb … Champlin Park: Not available
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Paynesville: Oehrlien (L) 3-5-6-5-2-0, Bjerke 3-3-3-2-2-3 … Champlin Park: Not available
Cold Spring 7,
The Cold Spring Rockies scored five runs in the ninth inning to open up a close game at Litchfield .
Tyler Geislinger, David Jonas, Austin Dufner, Calvin Kalthoff and Nick Skluzacek all had two hits for the Rockies.
Bret Wendlandt went 2-for-2 with a walk and a run for the Blues.
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Hitting - Cold Spring: Tyler Geislinger 2-5 2b r-3, Jordan Neu 1-5 r, David Jonas 2-5 2b r rbi, Austin Dufner 2-4 r rbi-3 sf, Alex Geislinger 1-5, Calvin Kalthoff 2-5 2b r rbi, Nick Skluzacek 2-4 2b rbi bb, Brady Linn 1-4 … Litchfield: Andrew Loch 1-4, Jake Jones 1-4, Bret Wendlandt 2-2 r bb, Cody Klabunde 1-3 2b, Bauer Wahl 1-3 rbi sb
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Cold Spring: Brady Blattner (W) 9-6-1-1-2-5 … Litchfield: Brady Smith (L) 8 2/3-13-7-4-1-6, Jack Ramthun 1/3-0-0-0-0-1
Opening the game with a three-run first inning, the Starbuck Stars never surrendered the lead in a win over the Kensington Norsemen in Glenwood.
Luke Barkeim was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored for the Stars while also getting the win on the mound with nine strikeouts over six innings. Mitchell Gruber and Matt Gruber were both 2-for-4, with Matt scoring twice. Colin Richards struck out the side to get the save.
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Hitting - Kensington: Kevin Jenks 2-4 rbi-2, Teigan Moritz 1-4 2b r sb, Eric Elbe 1-4, Isaiah Sykora 2-4 r sb-2, Alan Strom 0-3 r hbp, Tate Breitkreitz 0-1 r bb-2 hbp … Starbuck: Mitchell Gruber 2-4 r, Matt Gruber 2-4 r-2, Mike Andreas 1-4 2b r rbi, Jackson Hendrickson 1-3 r rbi bb, Luke Barkeim 2-3 r rbi-2, Darion Alexander 0-1 r bb-3, Jared Freese 0-4 rbi
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Kensington: Elbe (L) 8-8-7-4-5-4 … Starbuck: Barkeim (W) 6-5-4-2-2-9, Freese 2-1-0-0-1-1, Colin Richards (Sv) 1-0-0-0-0-3
Needing extra innings, the Paynesville Pirates scored three runs in the top of the eighth to pull away with a win over the Bluffton Braves at the Nimrod tournament on Saturday.
Tanner Stanley went 4-for-4 at the plate for Paynesville, scoring a run. Luke Johnson was 2-for-4 with a run and a stolen base while Drew Tangen finished 1-for-4 with a double and two RBIs for the Pirates.
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Hitting - Paynesville: Luke Johnson 2-4 r sb, Griffin Bjerke 1-4 2b r rbi, Drew Tangen 1-4 2b rbi-2, Tanner Stanley 4-4 r sb, Blake Vagle 0-4 r sb-2 … Bluffton: Not available
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Paynesville: Spencer Imholte (W) 8-3-1-0-2-1 … Bluffton: Not available