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Area Legion Baseball: Pierz downs Aitkin 9-4

PIERZ—Thomas Funk finished 2-2 with a double, run and two RBIs as Pierz downed Aitkin 9-4 in an East Subdivision, Division II, District 6 game Friday.

Matt Tautges, who pitched the victory, Lane Girtz, Matt Kummet and Jack Suska all collected two hits and an RBI. Kummet scored twice, while Tautges and Girtz collected doubles.

Tautges, Preston Rocheleau, Funk, Girtz and Jesse Marshik combined for a three hitter. The five pitchers combined for 12 strikeouts, one walk and three earned runs.

Aitkin 4 3 0

Pierz 9 12 3

WP: Matt Tautges. 2B: Prz-Matt Tautges, Thomas Funk, Lane Girtz.