Area Baseball: Rangers top Rebels 10-6
MOOSE LAKE—Crosby-Ironton's Sam Jordan finished 2-5 and tallied one RBI with a home run for the Rangers in a 10-6 non-conference win over the Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels Thursday, May 23.
Nate Williams went 4-5 and added an RBI and Logan Grittner went 4-6 and totalled two RBIs as the Rangers improved to 10-9 overall.
Moose Lake-WR 6 12 3
Crosby-Ironton 10 15 2
WP: Carter Holtzleicer. LP: Logan Privette. HR: Sam Jordan. Overall: CI 10-9. Next: Crosby-Ironton hosts Mora 4 pm. Friday, May 24.
Hill City 8, PRB 3
PINE RIVER—Logan Gordon, Rian Struss and George Davidson ripped doubles for the No. 4 Pine River-Backus Tigers who were eliminated 8-3 by the No. 5 Hill City/Northland Storm in the West Subsection 5-1A opening round Thursday, May 23.
Steven Gardner and Dalton Middendorf contributed singles for the Tigers who finish 5-9.
Hill City/Northland 8 8 1
Pine River-Backus 3 5 1
WP: Haugen. LP: Torry Hirschey. 2B: PRB-Logan Gordon, Rian Struss, George Davidson. Overall: PRB finishes 5-9. Next: No. 4 Pine River-Backus vs. No. 1 Sebeka/No. 8 Laporte winner in West Subsection 5-1A playoffs at high seed 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28.
Cathedral 6, Little Falls 1
COLLEGEVILLE—Thomas Kunkel went 2-4 and scored the only run for the Little Falls Flyers in a 6-1 Granite Ridge Conference loss to the St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders Thursday, May 23, at St. John's University.
St. Cloud 6 7 2
Little Falls 1 5 7
WP: Andrew Weisser. LP: Caleb Strack. Overall: LF 10-9. Next: Little Falls in Section 8-3A playoffs TBA.