Town ball: Late rally lifts Milroy Yankees past Granite Falls Kilowatts

Milroy gets four runs in the sixth to beat Granite Falls, 8-4 in a Corn Belt League game

MILROY — A four-run sixth inning broke open the Corn Belt League game for Milroy as the host Yankees beat the Granite Falls Kilowatts, 8-4 Wednesday night.

Lead-off hitter Dylan Criquet-Danielson was 2-for-5 with three runs and an RBI for Milroy. Derek Rasmussen was 2-for-4 with three RBI for the Yankees.

For Granite Falls, Kyle TeBeest was 3-for-5 with two runs and an RBI and Cam Vien was 2-for-4.

Granite Falls 100 200 100-4 9 3
Milroy Yankees 103 004 00x-8 7 4
Hitting - Granite Falls: Kyle TeBeest 3-5 r-2 rbi, Brandon Grund 1-5, Cam Vien 2-4, Markus Kranz 1-4 rbi, Austin Friese 1-4 r, Cole Richter 1-3 r, Ayden Friese 0-4 rbi … Milroy: Dylan Criquet-Danielson 2-5 r-3 rbi, Jackson Hughes 0-4 r, Derek Rasmussen 2-4 r rbi-3, Isaac Schmitt 1-4 r rbi, Cody Greve 1-4 r, Derick Walker 1-3 r rbi
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Granite Falls: N/A … Milroy: N/A

Dawson 4, Sacred Heart 2

The host Dawson Drakes beat the Sacred Heart Saints in a Land O’ Ducks League game.

Sacred Heart had runners on second and third when the final out was recorded.


Sacred Heart plays at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Raymond in the Saints’ next game.

No further information was available at press time.

Late Tuesday

Litchfield 6,
Shakopee 6

The Litchfield Blues and Shakopee Indians played to a 6-6 tie through 10 innings late Tuesday at Litchfield’s Optimist Park.

The Blues scored a run in the bottom of the ninth to tie it.

For Litchfield, Jacob Jones was 2-for-4 with a run. For Shakopee, Steve Boldt was 2-for-4 with two RBI and John Hellkamp was 2-for-5 with an RBI.

Shakopee 201 200 100 0-6 9 3
Litchfield 300 010 101 0-6 9 0
Hitting - Shakopee: Kyle Ryan 1-5 r sb, Brandon Olson 1-4 r rbi bb 2b, Steve Boldt 2-4 r rbi-2 bb, Aaron Olson 1-3 r bb 2b hbp, Dominick Schleper 1-5, Patrick Rients 1-5 r rbi, John Hellkamp 2-5 r rbi … Litchfield: Matt Spreitzer 0-2 r bb sb, Drew Kotzer 1-2, Owen Boerema 1-4 rbi bb, Jacob Jones 2-4 r, Brady Smith 0-2 r bb sb, Jack Ramthun 0-1 rbi hbp, Gabe Lecher 0-4 rbi sf, Dylan Koll 1-2 2b sb, Ben Asleben 1-1, Kal Volinkaty 1-1 2b, Z. Carlson 0-1 bb, Bret Wendlandt 0-1 bb, Cody Klabunde 0-3 bb, A. Liestman 1-1 r, Joey Hyde 1-1 r-2 bb 2b.
Pitching (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Shakopee: Caleb Kranz 2-0-3-1-5-2, Dominic Schleif 3-5-1-1-0-3, Allex Ege 2-2-1-1-3-0, Schleper 1-1-0-0-0-1, Boldt 2-1-1-0-0-5 … Litchfield: Stan Ridgeway 3-3-3-3-1-1, A Liestman 2-3-2-1-0-0, J Hyde 2-3-1-1-0-0, Volinkaty 1-0-0-0-2-1, Tyler Peterson 2-0-0-0-3-3.

Tom Elliott has been the sports editor at the West Central Tribune since September 2019.
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