Area Baseball: Flyers, Patriots, Pierz start season with win
LITTLE FALLS--From his leadoff position, Austin Weisz finished 2-3 with three runs during the Little Falls Flyers 7-2 Granite Ridge Conference win over the Milaca Wolves Thursday.
LITTLE FALLS-From his leadoff position, Austin Weisz finished 2-3 with three runs during the Little Falls Flyers 7-2 Granite Ridge Conference win over the Milaca Wolves Thursday.
Derek Poser went 2-4 with three RBIs and Jake Kapphahn was 1-2 with two runs and an RBI for the Flyers.
Milaca 2 4 3
Little Falls 7 8 0
WP: Derek Poser. LP: Matt Fransen. Conference: LF 1-0. Overall: LF 1-0. Next: Little Falls at St. Cloud Cathedral 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Pequot Lakes 9, Pillager 5
PEQUOT LAKES-Tyler Manley finished 3-3 with three RBIs, a double and a home run to power Pequot Lakes past Pillager 9-5 Thursday.
Tyler Wilcox lead the Huskies with a two-run home run and Ridge Hunstad went 2-3 with a triple.
Pillager 5 6 2
Pequot Lakes 9 9 1
WP: Ethan Lehman. LP: Tyler Wilcox. 2B: PL-Ethan Lehman, Zach Sjoblad, Tyler Manley. 3B: P-Ridge Hunstad. HR: P-Tyler Wilcox, PL-Tyler Manley. Overall: PL 1-0, Pill 1-1. Next: Pequot Lakes at Crosby-Ironton 4 p.m. Tuesday (2); Pillager at Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Pierz 2, Foley 1
PIERZ-Matt Tautges and Preston Rocheleau combined to pitch a two hitter and each scored a run leading to the Pierz Pioneers 2-1 victory over the Foley Falcons Thursday
Tautges started the game and struck out four, while walking five. Rocheleau pitched the final three innings for the save. He struck out four and walked one.
Foley 1 2 1
Pierz 2 4 1
WP: Matt Tautges. LP: Jake Thorsten. S: Preston Rocheleau. Overall: Prz 1-0. Next: Pierz at Holdingford 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.