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August 30, 2016
Class C State Baseball: Rebels' season ends in second round at state
HUTCHINSON—Rhett Williamson and Bill Sather each had two hits as the Fort Ripley Rebels' season ended with an 8-2 loss to the Hutchinson Huskies in the second round of the Class C State Tournament Sunday. Trailing 2-0, Fort Ripley tied the game in the top of the third when Bill...
August 30, 2016 - 9:31am
August 26, 2016
State amateur tournament At Dassel, Hutchinson & Litchfield CLASS B Friday, Aug. 26 At Dassel 5 p.m., Blaine vs St. Cloud Beaudreau's 7:30 p.m., Shakopee vs Austin Greyhounds At Hutchinson 5 p.m., Chaska vs Miesville 7:30 p.m., Moorhead Brewers vs St. Michael Saturday, Aug. 27 At...
August 26, 2016 - 8:44pm
August 24, 2016
State amateur tournament First weekend scores At Dassel, Hutchinson & Litchfield Class B St. Cloud Beaudreau's 16, Coon Rapids 5 Blaine 16, Duluth 4 Shakopee Indians 10, Forest Lake 6 Austin Greyhounds 3, Cold Spring 2 (11 innings) Chaska 4, Rochester 0 Miesville 13, Monticello 3...
August 24, 2016 - 8:48pm
August 21, 2016
Class C Baseball: Rebels, Lakers, Skis advance at state
Fort Ripley, Lastrup and Sobieski, representing Region 8C, advanced to the second round of the Class C State Tournament following opening-round victories over the weekend at Dassel and Hutchison. Fort Ripley rolled past Stewartville-Racine 15-2 in seven innings Sunday while Lastrup...
August 21, 2016 - 9:01pm
August 15, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Lastrup opens state tournament Saturday
The Lastrup Lakers, the No. 4 seed from Region 8C, will play Detroit Lakes in the Round of 32 at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Dassel in the Class C state tournament. In other opening-round games, the Sobieski Skis (No. 2 8C) will play Worthington at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Hutchinson and the...
August 15, 2016 - 11:42pm
July 11, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Bees lose despite Peterson's pitching
Blake Peterson struck out 12 in seven innings and allowed just two hits but didn't figure in the decision as the Brainerd Bees were defeated by the Sauk Rapids Cyclones 10-5 in a Lakewood League game Sunday at Adamson Field. Peterson allowed only one earned run, walked four and hit...
July 11, 2016 - 7:08pm
July 7, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Beaudreau's shuts out Bees
Blake Peterson collected the only hit for the Brainerd Bees in a 10-0 Lakewood League loss to Beaudreau's of St. Cloud Wednesday. Losing pitcher Joel Martin worked five innings, allowing five hits and 10 runs (7 earned) with six walks and three hit batsmen. Winning pitcher Brad Haag...
July 7, 2016 - 10:40pm
July 3, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Peterson pitches Bees to first win
Blake Peterson struck out 15, walked five and allowed two unearned runs on three hits to pitch the Brainerd Bees to an 8-2 victory over Monticello. Bryce Flanagan finished 2-5 with a triple. Paul Augustinak was 2-3 with a walk and RBI. Mac Brink walked twice, stole two bases and scored...
July 3, 2016 - 4:15pm
June 9, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Bees to host Beaudreau's in opener
The Brainerd Bees will open their 2016 Lakewood League season at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Adamson Field when they host Beaudreau's Saints of St. Cloud. Bees Roster Tim Martin, Joel Martin, Thomas Fairbanks, Burrell Flanagan, Kevin Peterson, Blake Peterson, Tyler Lenz, Jaron Hanson,...
June 9, 2016 - 10:39pm
June 5, 2016
Victory League Baseball: Unbeaten Rebels lead North Division
Fort Ripley 4, Aitkin 1 AITKIN—The Fort Ripley Rebels stayed unbeaten at 8-0 and on top of the North Division with a 4-1 victory over the Aitkin Steam Sunday. Nick Jelacie ripped a solo home run and Rhett Williamson doubled twice driving in two runs for the Rebels. Brian Skluzacek...
June 5, 2016 - 10:54pm
May 30, 2016
Victory League Baseball: Kalis, Rebels shutout Freeport
Fort Ripley 7, Freeport 0 FORT RIPLEY—Logan Kalis pitched eight innings striking out five and allowed just four hits for the unbeaten Fort Ripley Rebels who picked up their second shutout of the weekend with a 7-0 win over the Freeport Black Sox Monday. Brett Kramer belted a...
May 30, 2016 - 9:26pm
May 16, 2016
Victory League Baseball: Fort Ripley remains unbeaten
FORT RIPLEY—Brian Skluzacek and Logan Kalis both doubled while going 2-4 to help the Fort Ripley Rebels remain unbeaten with a 5-1 win over the St. Stephen Steves Sunday. Bill Sather also doubled for the Rebels who are 3-0 and lead the North Division. St. Stephen 1 5 1 Fort...
May 16, 2016 - 8:56pm
May 6, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Nisswa tied for state's top ranking
The Nisswa Lightning of the Victory League are tied for the spot in the Minnesota Baseball Association Class C rankings as of May 3. Nisswa is tied with the Green Isle Irish for No. 1. Both teams have (43 points). Additional information is at http://www.mnbaseball.org/news . Class...
May 6, 2016 - 9:09pm
August 23, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Weiss keys 5-4 Lastrup win over Fairmont
COLD SPRING - Chad Weiss worked seven innings and was 2-5 at the plate with a double and three RBIs for the Region 8C Lastrup Lakers who defeated the 13B Fairmont Martins 5-4 in the opening round of the Minnesota Class C state tournament Sunday night. Weiss struck out five, walked...
August 23, 2015 - 10:23pm
August 3, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Bees end season
The Brainerd Bees fell to Marshall 4-0 and Cold Spring 11-1 over the weekend to finish their season 2-16. Against Marshall, Tom Fairbanks, Zach Winger, Bryce Flanagan and Tim Martin had hits for the Bees. Martin pitched the loss. He went six innings and allowed four runs, three...
August 3, 2015 - 9:08pm