Central Plains Regional Legion Baseball Tourney – Day Two

DICKINSON, ND (AmericanLegion.sportngin.com) –

Wayzata (MN)

New Brighton (MN)  10-5

Will Rogers & John Solfest led New Brighton to a 10-5 win as Wayzata was the 1st team eliminated at the Central Plains Regional.  Rogers went 3/4 w/ a solo HR; while Solfest finished 2/5 w/ 2R, 3RBI, and a pair of doubles.


RC Post 22  16-3 (6inn)

Dickinson (ND)

The Hardhats eliminated the host team as Dickinson suffered its 2nd run-rule loss of the tourney in as many days, 16-3.  Post 22 scored 5x in the 1st, 2x in the 2nd, and they put a big ol’ 9-er on the board in the 6th.  Zach Sumption had a hot bat again, going 2/4 w/ a HR, 2R, and 6RBI.  Connor King was also impressive, winding up 3/4 w/ 3R, a double, and a SB.  Zach Whitesell picked up the win, allowing 1R on 8H in 5IP.


West Fargo (ND)  2-0

Millard West (NE)

West Fargo won a pitchers’ duel over Millard West, 2-0.  The game saw a total of 7H & one error combined.  Alex Urlaub drove in both runs – one apiece in the 2nd & 7th innings – despite going just 1/2 on the day.  Tristen Roehrich snared the win, going the distance and allowing only 3H w/ 6K & 2BB.


Dubuque County (IA)  12-1

Omaha (NE)

After two MN teams went winless on WED, it was NE’s turn to have a rough day THU as Omaha was crushed by Dubuque County, IA, 12-1.  The Iowans pulled away w/ a 6-run T-7th.  #9 hitter Joel Vaske led Dubuque County by going 2/4 w/ a HR & triple along w/ 2R & 6RBI.  Wil Courtney also went deep w/ a solo shot.  Six different players had at least 2H in the game for IA.  Dylan Gotto threw the full 7inn, allowing the run on 5H w/ 2K & 2BB.