Amateur Baseball: Buckman reaches Region 8C Tournament

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BUCKMAN — The Buckman Billygoats clinched a spot in the Region 8C Tournament with a 8-4 win over the Pierz Brewers Saturday, July 30.

Travis Kahl led the way for the Billygoats going 3-for-5 at the plate with a double. Matt Kummet went 3-4 for the Billygoats.

Jack Suska and Andrew Rueckert blasted home runs for the Billygoats in the win.

Matt Tautges pitched a complete game and struck out 11.

The Brewers were led by Ryan Stuckmayer and Preston Veith each with two hits.


Buckman joins the Pierz Lakers and Nisswa Lightning as teams to make the Region 8C Tournament.

Brewers 4 9 0

Buckman 8 15 0

WP: Matt Tautges. LP: Peter Schommer. 2B: Buck-Lane Girtz, Noah Boser, Travis Kahl, Andrew Rueckert. 3B: . HR: Jack Suska, Andrew Rueckert.

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