Sleepy Eye Legion swept by Mankato American
MANKATO – Mankato American swept Sleepy Eye 3-2 in eight innings and 7-6 Monday in American Legion baseball action.
Jon Kopacek took the loss in the first game. He allowed nine hits and he struck out six in eight innings.
Offensively for Sleepy Eye, Matt Berkner was 3-for-4 with a triple and David Surprenant was 1-for-4 with an RBI. Brandon Helget was 2-for-4 and Sam Hirschboek was 1-for-3 with a double and an RBI.
In the second game, Mike Zinniel took the loss. He went six inings and allowed seven runs on nine hits.
Surprenant was 2-for-3 and Helget was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI. Hirschboek was 2-for-4 with a double.
Sleepy Eye (0-4) hosts Fairmont in a make-up game at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.