Amateur Baseball: Sobeski ends Bees’ season
Results from the Section 2B playoffs.
SOBIESKI — Five home runs powered the Brainerd Bees past the Moorhead Mudcats 7-4 in the loser’s bracket game of the Section 2B Tournament Saturday, Aug. 13.
Joel Martin went 3-5 with a solo home run, double and two runs scored. Eli Roberts went deep twice to finish 2-4 with a walk. Mason Argir was 2-5 with a two-run home run and Adam Braun also hit a two-run shot.
Eric Martin pitched the complete game victory. He struck out eight and allowed four runs on 11 hits and one walk.
Brainerd’s season came to a close during a 12-2 loss to the Sobieski Skis. Riley Hirsch and Joey Hanowski each hit a grand slam for the Skis during a nine-run second inning.
Colin Eckman pitched the victory. Ben Domself was tagged with the loss.
Tom Fairbanks finished 2-3 with a solo home run and a double. Joel Martin drove in Brainerd’s other run.
Brainerd 7 10 1
Moorhead 4 11 2
WP: Eric Martin. 2B: Brd-Joel Martin.HR: Brd-Joel Martin, Eli Roberts 2, Mason Argir, Adam Braun.
Brainerd 2 6 1
Sobieski 12 9 0
WP: Colin Eckman. LP: Ben Domself. 2B: Brd-Tom Fairbanks. HR: Brd-Fairbanks; S-Riley Hirsch, Joey Hanowski.Overall: Brd 7-14. Next: Sobieski in the Class B State Tournament.