Prep Baseball: McIver strong on hill in Lakers’ win
GLENWOOD -- Matthew McIver pitched a complete game, allowing four hits and striking out eight as Minnewaska defeated Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 4-1 in a West Central Conference game on Monday.
GLENWOOD - Matthew McIver pitched a complete game, allowing four hits and striking out eight as Minnewaska defeated Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 4-1 in a West Central Conference game on Monday.
Michael Gruber was 2-for-3 with a run scored, and Austin Versteeg was 2-for-3 with two RBI to pace the Lakers hitting attack.
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City starting pitcher Derek Dengerud tossed five innings giving up three runs and walking four in the loss.
Cullen Hoffman mustered the lone extra-base hit for the Falcons with a double.
Both teams play today as Minnewaska travels to play Benson at 4 p.m. and at Paynesville at 8p.m. ACGC plays its final regular-season game, hosting Sauk Centre at 5 p.m.
Minnewaska 4, ACGC 1
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HITTING – Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City: Brett Busskohl 1-2, Brody Larson 1-3 r, Colton Minnick 1-3 rbi, Cullen Hoffman 1-3 2b … Minnewaska: Michael Gruber 2-3 r, Justin Amundson 2-4 r, Austin Versteeg 2-3 r rbi-2, Matthew McIver 1-3 rbi, Jackson Hendrickson 0-2 rbi, Matt Paulson 1-3, Luke Nielsen 1-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - ACGC: Derek Dengerud (L) 5-8-3-3-4-5, Payton Kinzler 1-1-1-0-0-0 … Minnewaska: McIver (W) 7-4-1-1-1-8
BOLD 15, Montevideo 1
Logan Nissen led BOLD’s 18-hit attack with a home run, a double and five runs batted in as the Warriors won a West Central Conference game on Monday in Bird Island.
BOLD’s Lane Stadther was 4-for-4 and drove in two runs and Ben Steffel was 3-for-4 and had three RBIs. Max Buchtel had two hits, drove in two runs and he scored three times.
The Warriors’ Trent Athmann and Hunter Evenson teamed up on a three-hitter, allowing just one unearned run and striking out five.
Adam Kilibarda, Andrew Peters and Garrett Christianson had Montevideo’s hits.
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HITTING – Montevideo: Adam Kilibarda 1-3, Andrew Peters 1-3, Garrett Christianson 1-2, Jack Carruth 0-2 r … BOLD: Trent Athmann 0-2 r-2, Max Buchtel 2-4 2b-2 rbi-2 r-3, Lane Stadther 4-4 2b rbi-2 r-3, Ben Steffel 3-4 2b rbi-3 r-2, Logan Nissen 3-4 hr 2b rbi-5 r-2, Austin Tersteeg 1-1, Austin Weis 2-2 rbi r-2, Hunter Evenson 2-4 rbi, Reed Stadther 0-3 rbi, Breckan Ebnet 1-1 r
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Montevideo: Christianson (L) 1-3-2-2-1-0, Zac Enevoldsen 0.1-0-0-0-0-0, Tristan Weber 1-10-12-12-3-0, Kilibarda 1.2-5-1-1-0-1 … BOLD: Trent Athmann 1-1-0-0-0-1, Hunter Evenson (W) 4-2-1-0-3-4