PAYNESVILLE - Three Willmar VFW Post 1639 pitchers teamed up to two-hit Paynesville in a 7-0 win on Monday.

Starter Sam Etterman got the win, working four innings of one-hit ball and striking out two.

Sam Raitz worked two innings and allowed one hit and Hunter Magnuson finished the game with a perfect seventh inning. The trio did not issue a walk.

Post 1639’s Jett Salonek and Ian Koosman both had two hits and scored runs and Andrew Baumgart, Dalton Ogdahl, Dylan Arndorfer and Asaiah Smith all had hits and RBIs. Etterman and Raitz also drove in runs.

Mitchell Bertram and Cooper Bast had Paynesville’s hits.

Post 167 plays at Alexandria on Tuesday at Knute Nelson Memorial Field.

Willmar 7,

Paynesville 0

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Hitting - Willmar: Dylan Arndorfer 1-3 rbi r-2 bb-2, Hunter Magnuson 1-3 2b, Dalton Ogdahl 1-2 rbi r, Andrew Baumgart 1-3 rbi r bb-2, Jett Salonek 2-3 r, Sam Etterman 0-2 rbi, Sam Etterman 0-2 rbi, Sam Raitz 0-3 rbi, Asaiah Smith 1-2 rbi, Chase Dirksen 0-0 r, Ian Koosman 2-3 r … Paynesville: Mitchell Bertram 1-2, Cooper Bast 1-2
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Willmar: Etterman (W) 4-1-0-0-0-2, Raitz 2-1-0-0-0-2, Magnuson 1-0-0-0-0-0 … Paynesville: Ryan Messer (L) 5-6-4-4-5-1, Ryan Thomas 1-3-2-2-1-0, Tanne Stanley 1-0-1-0-2-2

Legion Baseball

SH/M 5,

Fairfax 0

Jack Howard and Brady Kienitz combined on a no-hitter as Sacred Heart/MACCRAY wrapped up the second of two games it played on Monday in Sacred Heart.

Rhys Schwitters had two hits and scored a run and Gabe Henker was 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored.

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Hitting - Fairfax: None … Sacred Heart/MACCRAY: Rhys Schwitters 2-4 r, Corbin Wohlman 1-4 r, Jack Howard 0-2 r, Gabe Henker 2-4 rbi r, Justin Schrupp 0-2 rbi, Andrew Miller 1-3 r
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Fairfax: Devon Schwarzrock (L) 4.2-5-4-3-4-7, Alex Berkner 1.1-1-1-1-0-2 … Sacred Heart/MACCRAY: Howard (W) 6-0-0-0-7-11, Brady Kienitz 1-0-0-0-0-0

SH/M 7,


Sacred Heart/MACCRAY scored in the bottom of the eighth inning to down BOLD on Monday in the first of SH/M’s two games in Sacred Heart.

SH/M’s Jack Howard had a hit and drove in two runs, and he also got the win in relief.

Jacob Grund was 3-for-3 with an RBI and he scored twice.

BOLD’s Jake Peppel had three hits and drove in a run and Zeke Walton had two hits and scored a run.

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Hitting - BOLD: Avery Herdina 0-5 r, Braeden Tersteeg 1-5 r, James Woelfel 1-3 rbi-2 r, Jack Peppel 3-3 rbi r, Aidan Elfering 0-4 rbi, Andrew Sheehan 1-3, Zeke Walton 2-4 r, Kyle Kostorhyz 1-4 r, John Burman 1-3 … Sacred Heart/MACCRAY: Rhys Schwitters 0-3 r, Corbin Wohlman 1-3, Jack Howard 1-3 rbi-2 r, Gabe Henker 1-5 rbi-2, Jacob Grund 3-3 rbi r-2, Justin Schrupp 1-2 rbi, Eli Aker 0-4 rbi, Tyler Rice 1-2 r-3
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - BOLD: Matt Moorse 4-2-1-1-2-1, Peppel 1-4-4-4-1-0, Walton 1-1-1-1-3-1, Tersteeg (L) 1.2-1-1-1-3-2 … Sacred Heart/MACCRAY: Wohlman 6.1-9-6-3-2-7, Howard (W) 1.2-1-0-0-2-3

Legion Baseball

Osakis 5,

Willmar 4

Luke Imdieke singled and later scored on a Willmar error in the ninth inning as Osakis defeated Willmar Legion Post 167 on Monday in Willmar.

Imdieke had three hits and drove in three runs.

Willmar’s Jayden Dierenfeld had three hits, including two doubles, and he scored a run. Andy Schultz had a double among his two hits and drove in a run. Five of Willmar’s eight hits were doubles.

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Hitting - Osakis: Luke Imdieke 3-4 2b rbi-3 r-2, Hunter Infanger 2-5 r-2 … Willmar: Tanner Bauman 0-4 r, Jayden Dierenfeld 3-5 2b-2 r, Drey Dirksen 1-4 rbi, Andy Schultz 2-5 2b rbi, Caleb Ditmarson 0-5 r, Gunnar Banks 1-3 2b rbi, Sam Huseby 0-2 r, Bryan Weidemann 1-2 2b
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Osakis: Carter Rost 5-5-2-1-1-10, Imdieke (W) 4-3-2-1-2-3 … Willmar: Bauman 5-3-2-2-3-9, Weidemann (L) 4-6-3-2-1-4

NWL Baseball

Willmar 5,

Mankato 2

The Willmar Stingers won their third-straight game on Monday to improve to 3-3 in the second half of the Northwoods League season.

Willmar’s Brandon Bohning had three hits and drove in a rund and Branden Boissiere was 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and he scored twice.

Garret Rukes worked six innings to get the win and Aldo Fernandez pitched the ninth, striking out two, to earn the save.

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Mankato 100 010 000-2 8 2
Hitting - Willmar: Sam Baier 1-4 2b r, Branden Boissiere 2-4 2b rbi r-2, Brandon Bohning 3-4 rbi r, Chase Stanke 1-4 rbi r, Andrew Lucas 0-4 rbi, Noah Haupt 1-4 … Mankato: Dayton Dooney 2-4 rbi, James Gargano 2-4 2b-2 rbi, Sean Ross 2-4 r
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Willmar: Garret Rukes (W) 6-6-2-2-1-4, Bryant Claunch 2-1-0-0-0-2, Aldo Fernandez (Sv) 1-1-0-0-0-2 … Mankato: Nick Hull (L) 7-8-5-4-1-4, Shane Barringer 2-0-0-0-0-0