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College Baseball: Argir pitches gem in Raiders win

CLC was scheduled to play four games this weekend.

Central Lakes College's Mason Argir pitches against Ridgewater Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Paul C. Findorff Athletic Complex in Brainerd.
Central Lakes College's Mason Argir pitches against Ridgewater Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Paul C. Findorff Athletic Complex in Brainerd.
Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch

BRAINERD — Mason Argir struck out four and allowed just one run in six innings of work to pitch the Central Lakes College Raiders to a 2-1 Game One victory over Ridgewater Sunday, April 3.

Argir surrendered just two hits and walked six before Alonso Became pitched a scoreless seventh inning for the save.

Eli Roberts was 2-3 with a triple and two runs scored.

Erubiel Osuna and Gunnar Wicklund both secured RBIs and Cesar Portillo doubled for CLC.

The second game against Ridgewater was postponed after the first inning because of snow.

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Kyle Baker and Adam Braun both homered, but Westner Technical scored two runs in the top of the seventh to steal a 6-5 victory over CLC in Game One of Saturday’s action.

Erubiel Ozuna drove in two runs and Braun was 1-3 with a walk, run and two RBIs. Baker also hit a double and went 2-3 with a walk.

Central Lakes College's Erubiel Ozuna makes an out against Ridgewater Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Paul C. Findorff Athletic Complex in Brainerd.
Central Lakes College's Erubiel Ozuna makes an out against Ridgewater Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Paul C. Findorff Athletic Complex in Brainerd.
Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch

Roberts tripled for the Raiders.

Noah Cekalla started the game, but didn’t figure into the decision. He allowed four runs on 10 hits and four walks and struck out three.

Derin Gaudette pitched the Raiders to a 3-1 victory over Vermilion in Game Two Saturday.

Gaudette scattered five hits and four walks over five innings. He allowed one run and struck out three.

Roberts tripled and went 2-3 with a run and an RBI.

Rylee Rauch was 2-3 with a run and an RBI and Baker doubled and finished 2-2. Wicklund drove in CLC’s other run.

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Saturday’s games

Game One

Western Tech 6 11 2

Central Lakes 5 8 1

WP: Brandon Stadtier. LP: Austin Meister. 2B: CLC-Jesus Santos, Kyle Baker. 3B: CLC-Eli Roberts. HR: CLC-Adam Braun, Baker.

Game Two

Vermilion 1 5 0

Central Lakes 3 6 0

WP: Dern Gaudette. LP: Dillon Eden. 2B: CLC-Baker. 3B: CLC-Roberts.

Sunday’s games

Game One

Ridgewater 1 3 1

Central Lakes 2 7 0

WP: Mason Argir. LP: Jack Howard. S: CLC-Alonso Became. 2B: CLC-Cesar Portillo. 3B: CLC-Roberts. Overall: CLC 11-8. Next: Central Lakes at St. Scholastica 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 6.

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