Area Baseball: Pierz knocks off top-ranked Foley

Three area teams in section playoffs Friday, June 4


FOLEY — Jeremy Bingesser pitched seven innings, struck out six and allowed just one-hit in Pierz’s 2-0 win over top-seeded Foley in the Section 6-2A semifinals Friday, June 4.

Kyle Welle and Kamden Happke each tallied RBIs in the win for the Pioneers.

Pierz 2 3 3
Foley 0 1 0
WP: Jeremy Bingesser. LP: Winkleman. Overall: Prz 16-6. Next: Pierz vs. Albany/Cathedral 7 p.m. Monday, June 7.


Sebeka 3, PRB 2

SEBEKA — Irvin Tulenchik tallied two hits in No. 3 seeded Pine River-Backus’ 3-2 loss in nine innings to No. 1 seeded Sebeka in the Section 5-1A semifinals Friday, June 4.

Konnor King struck out six in 7.2 innings for PR-B.

PRB 2 5 4
Sebeka 3 7 2
WP: Spencer Lake. LP: Ryder Compton. Overall: PRB 17-6. Next: Pine River-Backus at Hinckley-Finlayson 5 p.m. Monday, June 7.

Bemidji 8, Little Falls 2

BEMIDJI — Zach Gwost tallied two hits for No. 6 seeded Little Falls in its 8-2 loss to No. 2 seed Bemidji in a Section 8-3A loser’s bracket game Thursday, June 3 at Bemidji State University.


Matt Filippi and Dane Couture each recorded RBIs for the Flyers in the loss.

Little Falls 2 6 3
Bemidji 8 7 3
WP: Aaron Heger. LP: Nick Henry. 2B: Bem-Brandon Lussier, Josh Nyberg (2), Grant DeClusin. 3B: Bem-Ben Corradi. Overall: LF 8-14.
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