DICKINSON, ND (AmericanLegion.sportngin.com) –
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)
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
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.