ST. CLOUD-The Pierz Pioneers, led by two hits from Austin Dickmann and Peter Schommer, scored a run in the top of the sixth to break a 2-2 tie, and they went on to defeat the top-seeded Foley Falcons 3-2 in the Section 6-2A winner's bracket Monday, June 3.
Dickmann and Schommer each recorded an RBI and Jonah Prokott doubled. Prokott pitched six and 1/3 innings to get the win. Schommer came on with one out in the seventh and recorded the save.
The Falcons had won 14 straight, including a 9-2 win over Pierz May 20, which was Pierz's last loss. The No. 3 seeded Pioneers have won six straight and own a 21-3 record while Foley dropped to 21-3.
Pierz 3 6 2
Foley 2 5 1
WP: Jonah Prokott. LP: Alec Dietl. 2B: P-Jonah Prokott. Overall: Prz 21-3, Foley 21-3. Next: Pierz in Section 6-2A final at Putz Field, St. Cloud, 5 p.m. Thursday, June 6.