Legion Gold blanks Sleepy Eye
SLEEPY EYE – New Ulm Legion Gold defeated Sleepy Eye 12-0 in five innings Monday in American Legion baseball action.
Chase Meyer earned the win for Gold. He allowed three hits in five innings and walked two.
Judd Davis was 2-for-3 with an RBI and Gabe Knowles was 1-for-2 with a double and three RBIs. Grant Kannegiesser was 2-for-4 with an RBI and a double and Brach Kraus was 3-for-3 with two RBIs.
Gold scored six runs in the fourth inning and five more in the fifth.
Brandon Helget, Mike Hirsch and John Brandl each had a hit for Sleepy Eye.
Gold (1-0) plays New Ulm Blue in a doubleheader at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Sleepy Eye (0-2) hosts Mankato National at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 19.