Baseball: Warriors take 2 from Fergus
Brainerd's Renzen Caughey went 2-3 with a double and an RBI to lead the Brainerd Warriors to a 5-3 Game One victory over the Fergus Falls Otters Tuesday, April 16, at Adamson Field in Brainerd.
The Warriors swept the Central Lakes Conference doubleheader thanks to a combined one-hit, 10-inning 3-0 Game Two victory.
Sam Miller struck out seven and walked three in five innings. He didn't allow a hit. Broc Peterson pitched the final five innings. He allowed just one hit and one walk. He struck out two.
Peterson combined to go 3-7 with two doubles for the Warriors.
Michael Laber was 2-4 with one RBI. Josh Hukriede drove in two runs and Sam Miller hit a triple in Game One.
Eric Martin struck out four in the Game One win. He allowed one run on six hits and no walks. Ethan Sannes pitched the final inning. He allowed two unearned runs on one hit and one walk. He struck out two.
In Game Two, Ben Jones was 3-5 with two RBIs and a double. Peterson, Laber and Colby Watland scored the Warriors' three runs.
Fergus Falls 3 7 1
Brainerd 5 10 4
WP: Eric Martin. LP:Stratton. 2B: Renzen Caughey, Broc Peterson. 3B: Sam Miller.
Brainerd 3 4 4
Fergus Falls 0 1 2
WP: Sam Miller. LP: M Maanum. 2B: Broc Jones. Conference: Brd 2-0. Overall: Brd 3-1. Next: Brainerd hosts Cloquet 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20.