ALEXANDRIA-Broc Peterson went a combined 8-for-14 with two doubles, two home runs, eighth RBIs and eight runs as Brainerd finished 2-1 at the Alexandria Tournament that finished Sunday, June 23.
Colby Watland struck out three and held Eden Prairie to one unearned run over four innings leading to a 13-1 Brainerd victory Friday, June 21.
Watland allowed two hits and six walks.
Marcus Lennartson pitched the final inning.
Broc Peterson went 3-4 with a home run, two RBIs and four runs scored. Michael Laber w2as 3-4 with two doubles, four RBIs and three runs scored. Konnor Wicklund was 2-2 with two walks, two RBIs and a run scored. Lennartson was 1-1 with a walk and two runs scored.
In Brainerd's 10-5 loss to Champlin Park Friday, June 21, Seth Vagts was 2-4 with two runs scored. Peterson was 2-3 with four RBIs and a run and Jake Miller drove in Brainerd's other run.
Brainerd rebounded with a 9-1 victory over Elk River Saturday, June 22. Eric Martin scattered four hits and three walks for the complete-game victory. He struck out one and allowed one earned run.
Peterson was 3-4 with a home run, double, RBI and three runs scored. Collin Kleffman went 3-4 with an RBI and three runs scored and Colby Watland went 3-3 with four RBIs
Renzen Caughey was 3-4 with three runs and an RBI and Ben Jones drove in two runs for Brainerd which improved to 6-3.
Brainerd concluded the weekend with an 8-4 victory over Rochester Sunday, June 23. A five-run fifth inning helped ease Brainerd's seven-error fielding issues. Jake Miller was 3-5 with an RBI. Gunnar Wicklund drove in two runs and scored a run. Konnor Wiclund went 1-2 with two walks and two runs and Ben Jones was 1-3 with three runs and an RBI.
Peterson went six innings. He struck out four and allowed three runs, none earned. He allowed five hits and one walk.
Josh Hukriede pitched the final inning.
Brainerd 13 13 2
Eden Prairie 1 2 4
WP: Colby Watland. 2B: Brd-Michael Laber 2. HR: Brd-Broc Peterson.
Brainerd 5 9 0
Champlin Park 10 14 2
LP:Marcus Lennartson. 2B: Brd-Peterson, Eli Roberts.
Elk River 1 4 0
Brainerd 9 16 1
WP: Eric Martin. 2B: Brd-Peterson. HR: Brd-Peterson.
Brainerd 8 9 7
Rochester 4 6 5
WP: Broc Petrerson.