AREA BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Kilowatts rally to take down Sacred Heart

GRANITE FALLS — Granite Falls used a late rally to defeat Sacred Heart 4-3 on Wednesday.

Trailing 3-2 with two outs in the ninth inning, Jordan Odegard got on base with a walk to extend the game. After Odegard stole second base, he advanced to third on a single by Bennett Knapper.

Cam Vien drove in Odegard on an RBI single to tie the game, while Craig Listul recorded the walk-off RBI single to score pinch-runner Ayden Friese from second base.

Vien finished 3 for 5 with an RBI in the win. Brandon Grund, Markus Kranz and Zac Envoldson added a pair of hits each for the Kilowatts.

Colten Vien earned the win on the mound, going the distance and striking out seven Saints.

Granite Falls travels to Spicer on Friday.

Granite Falls 4, Sacred Heart 3

Sacred Heart 000 012 000 — 3 7 1

Granite Falls 000 011 002 — 4 12 0

HITTING: Granite Falls (Odegard 1-4, run; Grund 2-2, 2B, RBI; Knapper 1-2; Ca. Vien 3-5, RBI; Listul 1-5, RBI; Kranz 2-4, run; Envoldson 2-4).

PITCHING: Granite Falls (Co. Vien 9.0-7-3-3-2-7).


Lamberton 10, Wabasso 0

WABASSO — The Lamberton bats got hot late in a 10-0 win over Wabasso on Tuesday. The Long Sox scored nine of its runs in the game’s final three innings.

Austin Irlbeck led the way for Lamberton, going 3 for 5 wih a double and a triple. He also recorded three RBI and scored a run.

Cole Pankonin finished 2 for 4 with two runs scored in the win.

It was a balanced pitching performance for the Long Sox, as Johnny Pistulka, Josh Altermatt, Shane Schoborg and Nick Altermatt combined for the shutout.

Kenric Baune went 2 for 4 to lead the Jaxx.

Lamberton 10, Wabasso 0

Lamberton 100 000 135 — 10 10 0

Wabasso 000 000 000 — 0 6 3

HITTING: Lamberton (N. Altermatt 1-5, RBI, run; Irlbeck 3-5, 3B, 2B, 3 RBI, run; Pack 1-6; I. Jenniges 1-3, run; Pankonin 2-4, 2 runs; T. Altermatt 1-4; Carlson 1-3, 3 runs). Wabasso (J. Guetter 1-3; Morotzke 1-1; CJ Theis 1-3, 2B; Jacobson 1-4; Baune 2-3).

PITCHING: Lamberton (2.0-0-0-0-0-6; J. Altermatt 3.0-2-0-0-0-4; Schoborg 3.0-3-0-0-0-0; N. Altermatt 1.0-1-0-0-0-3). Wabasso (Liebl 1.0-1-1-1-1-0; J. Guetter 5.0-3-0-0-2-1; Franta 1-1-1-0-0; Axford 1.0-2-3-3-4-0; Marotzke 0.0-1-3-3-1-0; Wall 1.0-2-2-1-1-1).


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