Legion Gold sweeps Mankato American
MANKATO – New Ulm Legion Gold defeated Mankato American 10-0 and 3-1 in a Legion baseball doubleheader on Thursday night.
Collin Helget got the win in a complete-game shutout in Game 1. He had two strikeouts and gave up four hits and no walks.
Judd Davis led Gold (5-0) at the plate with a 4-for-4 performance with a double, triple and two RBIs. Chase Meyer had four RBIs with a 2-for-5 stand and Tyler Dittrich went 2-for-4.
In Game 2, Dittrich got the complete-game win on the mound. He gave up one unearned run and three hits while compiling five strikeouts.
Nick Dewanz was 2-for-3 with one RBI for Gold. Luke Irmiter and Brach Kraus were each 1-for-2 with a double.