Eagles win SCC battle with Waseca
New Ulm 3, Waseca 2
NEW ULM – New Ulm edged Waseca Thursday in a South Central game.
Wyatt Peterson was the winning pitcher for the Eagles going the distance, giving up six hits, two runs, three walks and striking out six batters. Peterson was 1-for-2 with two RBIs.
Colby Sylvester was the losing pitcher, going six innings, giving up two hits, three runs, two walks and striking out five batters.
New Ulm is now 8-3 overall and 5-1 in the South Central Conference.
Nicollet 3, Cleveland 0
NICOLLET – Matt Christenson pitched a no-hitter Thursday to lead Nicollet over Cleveland in a Valley Conference baseball match-up.
Christenson struck out seven batters and he walked four.
Matt Johnson was 2 for 3 with a double and one RBI for the Raiders.
Nicollet (3-2, 3-2) hosts Maple River today.
Saint Mary’s 8,
Sleepy Eye 0
Saint Mary’s 11,
Sleepy Eye 1 (5 inn.)
SLEEPY EYE – Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s swept Sleepy Eye in two Tomahawk Conference baseball games on Thursday.
Mike Zinniel was the winning pitcher the first game. Zinniel pitched all seven innings and gave up no runs on five hits and one strikeout.
Mitch Neid led the Knights at the plate in Game 1, going 3-for-4 with a double and three RBI.
John Mangen went 2-for-3 in the first game for Sleepy Eye.
Sean Mathiowetz got the win on the mound in Game 2. Mathiowetz gave up one run on one hit and three walks in four innings.
Mathiowetz also led the team offensively as he went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI.
Brandon Polesky recorded Sleepy Eye’s lone hit in the second game, going 1-for-2 with a double.
St. Mary’s (10-0, 5-0) plays today at Minneapolis Southwest, while Sleepy Eye (6-3) plays at home against New Ulm Cathedral today.
MVL 10, C/CM 3
MVL 7, C/CM 3
LEAVENWORTH – Minnesota Valley Lutheran swept Comfrey-Cedar Mountain in a Tomahawk Conference doubleheader baseball game Thursday.
Richard Jensen was the winning pitcher in Game 1. He pitched a complete game,
Justin Bruns was 2-for-5 with two triples in the first game.
Bruns was the winning pitcher in Game 2.
Ryan Grunke was 1-for-4, he scored three runs and stole two bases.
MVL travels to Springfield today, while C/CM hosts Wabasso Tuesday.