Area Baseball: Gobblers edge Rebels
AITKIN — Logan Quade went 2-for-3 with two RBIs as Aitkin edged Moose Lake-Willow River 6-4 in Friday’s non-conference season opener.
Jake Lynn picked up the win for the Gobblers.
Moose Lake-Willow River 4
WP: Jake Lynn. Overall: A 1-0. Next: Aitkin hosts Virginia 12:30 p.m. Friday.
■ Pequot Lakes drops two
FOLEY — Austin Mesenbrink went 2-3 with a double, while Gaven Bickford notched a three-run single as Pequot Lakes was swept by Foley in Friday’s non-conference game.
Aspen Florey and Justin Olson smacked the only two hits for the Patriots in a 6-2 Game One loss.
Jordan Redmond picked up two strikeouts and allowed four earned runs off of six hits as Pequot Lakes dropped the second game 4-3.
Foley 6 8 3
Pequot Lakes 2 2 6
WP: Mike Plante. LP: Peter Kostecka.
Foley 4 6 1
Pequot Lakes 3 5 2
WP: Cameron Jurek. LP: Jordan Redmond. 2B: PL-Austin Mesenbrink. Overall: PL 0-2. Next: Pequot Lakes at Northland 5 p.m. Tuesday.