LEGION BASEBALL: Little Falls, Brainerd split


LITTLE FALLS — Jack Hegarty belted a pair of solo home runs to lead Brainerd past Little Falls 7-1 in Game One of Monday’s Legion baseball doubleheader before Little Falls came back to take the second contest 5-4.

Also finding success at the plate for Brainerd in the first game were Justin Eschenbacher, 2-4 with a double and two runs, and Nate Eschenbacher, 2-3, also with a double.

Little Falls managed just three hits, two by Collin Eckman and the other by Aaron Hallberg.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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