NL-Sunburg holds off NL-Spicer in Cornbelt game

SPICER -- Grant Johnson's two-run single highlighted a four-run sixth inning for the Norway Lake-Sunburg and the Lakers went on to beat New London-Spicer 6-4 in Cornbelt League action on Sunday.

SPICER -- Grant Johnson's two-run single highlighted a four-run sixth inning for the Norway Lake-Sunburg and the Lakers went on to beat New London-Spicer 6-4 in Cornbelt League action on Sunday.

Chris Braaten worked the first six innings for the Lakers for the win He gave up five hits and two runs, while walking four and striking out two. Jordan Johnson pitched one inning and Nate Schweigel pitched two shutouts innings for the save.

Grante Johnson finished with three hits and three RBI and Justin Johnson was 2-for-5 with an RBI.

Mike Thompson hit a two-run homer in the seventh for the Twins. Losing pitcherRyan Speltz went the distance, allowing seven hits. He walked six and struck out 13.

Norway Lake-Sunburg 6, New London-Spicer 4


NL-Sunburg 002 004 000 -- 6 7 0

NL-Spicer 000 002 200 -- 4 9 1

HITTING - Norway Lake-Sunburg: Justin Johnson 2-for-5, rbi; Grant Johnson 3-for-5, 3 rbi; Chad Scearcy 1-for-3; Alex Baker 1-for-3, 2b ... New London-Spicer: Ben Kulset 1-for-5, 2b; Mike Thompson 2-for-2, 2-run HR, 2 rbi; Mike Danielson 2-for-5; Matt Plumhoff 1-for-4; Darren Ogdahl 1-for-3, 2b, rbi; Jack Hartley 1-for-3; Luke Reiter 1-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Norway Lake-Sunburg: Chris Braaten (W) 6-5-2-2-4-2, Jordan Johnson 1-3-2-2-2-1, Nate Schweigel (S) 2-1-0-0-0-0 ... New London-Spicer: Ryan Speltz (L) 9-7-6-6-6-13

Atwater 11, Starbuck 1

Winning pitcher Justin Schroeder rapped a shot into center field for a triple to start a seven-run seventh inning for the Chuckers (7-9, 8-10). Jeff Peterson ripped a two-run double and Matt Tanner notched an RBI single. Brian Kingery's run-scoring double in the bottom of the eighth invoked the 10-run rule.

Schroeder crafted a four-hitter with 10 strikeouts and two walk. His three-hit game also included a doubled and single.

Starbuck 001 000 00 -- 1 4 5


Atwater 003 000 71-- 11 13 1

HITTING - Starbuck: Ryan Ganderud 1-for-3, Zach Lagrad 1-for-4, Mike Andreas 1-for-3, rbi ... Atwater: Brian Kingery 1-for-4, 2b, rbi; Vance Martin 1-for-3, Lucas Pickle 1-for-1, Justin Schroeder 3-for-5, 2b, 3b, rbi; Matt Tanner 2-for-4, 2 rbi; Zach Cunningham 3-for-3, rbi; Brooks Mauer 1-for-1, Jeff Peterson 1-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Starbuck: John Hoffman (L) 6Zc-10-7-4-3-4, Nick Sutton Zc-3-3-3-2-0, Andy Toop 1-0-1-1-2-1 ... Atwater: Justin Schroeder (W) 8-4-1-1-2-10

Regal 6, Paynesville 3

Regal's Austin Hadley led off the bottom of the first with a home run and the Eagles went on to beat Paynesville on Sunday in Regal.

Josh Krupke, who was 3-for-4 hitting in the nine hole, singled in Stephen Gerding who had tripled in the bottom of the seventh for a 5-3 lead.

Shane Radermacher got the win. He allowed six hits over seven innings and two runs.

Jamie Paul and Shannon Olmschied had two hits apiece for the Pirates. Ryan Hess absorbed the loss.


Paynesville 000 010 110 -- 3 8 2

Regal 210 011 10x -- 6 12 0

HITTING - Paynesville: Jamie Paul 2-for-4, Ryan Hess 1-for-3, Derek Stanger 1-for-4, Doug Fuchs 1-for-4, Shannon Olmschied 2-for-4, 2b, rbi; Amam Hemnesch 1-for-3... Regal: Josh Krupke 3-for-4, 2b, rbi; Josh Eckstein 2-for-3, rbi; Andy Hadley 2-for-4, 2b, rbi; Austin Hadley 2-for-3, 2 rbi, solo-HR; Stephen Gerding 1-for-1, 3b; Jordan Beier 1-for-3, 2 sb's; Shane Radermacher 1-for-5

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Paynesville: Ryan Hess (L) 6-10-5-5-4-2, Jamie Paul 2-2-1-1-0-1 ... Regal: Shane Radermacher (W) 7-6-2-2-3-3, Chris Beier 2-2-1-1-0-2

Results Saturday

Non-League Sacred Heart 11, Appleton 0

Matt Koenen pitched a seven-inning no-hitter, striking out 13, to lift Sacred Heart.

Josh Davis rapped a three-run homer in the third inning and added a run-scoring single in the fifth for the Saints, who had 11 hits.

Bryan Aeikens and Greg Hagen each went 3-for-4 for Sacred Heart.

Appleton 000 000 0 -- 0 0 4

Sacred Heart 313 022 x -- 11 11 2

HITTING - Appleton: no hits ... Sacred Heart: Matt Koenen 1-for-3; Geoff Nelson 1-for-2, rbi; Bryan Aeikens 3-for-4, 3 runs, rbi; Andy Davis 1-for-2, 2 runs, rbi; Josh Davis 2-for-4, 3-run HR, 4 rbi; Greg Hagen 3-for-4

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Appleton: Shane Mack (L) 3-6-7-7-5-0, Jim Eliason 2-2-2-0-0-0, Todd Molden 1-3-2-2-1-1 ... Sacred Heart: Matt Koenen (W) 7-0-0-0-2-13

Results Sunday

Lakewood Litchfield 7, Brainerd 4

Stephen Pennertz three-run homer in the fifth helped the Blues down Brainerd, whose 15 hits produced only four runs.

Kaleb Kalkbrenner went the first seven innings for the win. He gave up 12 hits but issued no walks.

Jon Euerle threw two scoreless innings in relief for the save after getting a win in relief on Friday.

Joe Buschette supplied three hits in the Blues' 11-hit offense.

Brainerd 200 101 000 -- 4 15 4

Litchfield 000 430 00x -- 7 11 2

HITTING - Brainerd: Tom Fairbanks 3-for-5, 2 2b's; Tim Martin 3-for-5, 2b; Mike Shogren 3-for-4 ... Litchfield: Lucas Johnson 2-for-5, Josh Johnson 1-for-3, Stephen Pennertz 1-for-3, 3-run HR, 3 rbi; Russ Nathe 1-for-3, Joe Buschette 3-for-4, rbi; David Pennertz 1-for-4, Chris Sundmark 1-for-2, Jarit Euerle 1-for-2, rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Brainerd: Tim Martin (L) 5-8-7-6-3-5, Mike Shogren 1-1-0-0-0-0-0, Joel Martin 3-0-0-0-0-0, Kyle Crocker 1-2-0-0-0-0 ... Litchfield: Kaleb Kalkbrenner (W) 7-12-4-2-0-3, Jon Euerle (S) 2-3-0-0-1-1

Results Friday

Lakewood Litchfield 6, St. Joseph 5

Down 5-1 the Blues scored four runs in the bottom of the eighth to tie.

Terry Euerle, who clubbed a two-run homer in the rally, scored the winning run in the tenth. Jon Euerle got the win with three innings of scoreless relief.

St. Joseph 202 000 010 0 -- 5 11 0

Litchfield 001 000 040 1 -- 6 8 0

HITTING - St. Joseph: Luke Schumer 2-for-5, 2-run HR, 3 rbi; Brent Schloe 4-for-5, 2b, rbi ... Litchfield: Lucas Johnson 1-for-5, 2b; Dan Estrada 2-for-5, 2 rbi; Terry Euerle 2-for-4, 2 rbi, 2-run HR; Russ Nathe 1-for-3, Joe Buschette 2-for-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- St. Joseph: Aaron Hellem 6-4-1-1-4-4, Aaron Rocheleau (L) 3Xc-4-5-5-3-6 ... Litchfield: Chris Sundmark 7-9-5-5-6-3, Jon Euerle (W) 3-2-0-0-2-2

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