Cal Ripken Baseball: Roberts leads Baxter over Nebraska
BAXTER — Eli Roberts went 2-3 with a double, a homerun and three runs batted in as Brainerd dominated Alliance Nebraska with a 5-1 win in Friday's opening round of the 12U Midwest Plains Regional tournament at Oscar Kristofferson Park in Baxter.
Benjamin Staehling finished 1-3 and Renzen Taughey scored two runs for Baxter.
Brady Anderson pitched the win for Baxter and allowed no runs and just one hit.
Alliance, Neb. 1 4 2
Baxter 5 6 1
WP: Brady Anderson. LP: JJ Garza. 2B: B-Eli Roberts. HR: B-Roberts. Next: Baxter vs. Minerla Area Missouri in 12U Midwest Plains Regional tournament quarterfinals at noon Saturday at Oscar Kristofferson Park in Baxter.