Baseball results for Friday, June 9
Red Oak at Kuemper- Game 1
Red Oak 5
Kuemper dropped game one of their variety doubleheader Friday in a close match-up against conference teams. Red Oaks came out swinging against the Knights, with their first four hitters recording hits. The highlight of the first inning was Red Oaks Branden Woods hitting a grand slam home run. Red Oak would take a 5-0 lead to the bottom of the first after sending all nine hitters to the plate. Kuemper responded in the home half scoring two runs on one hit and trailed 5-2 going to the second inning. The Knights added another run in the bottom of the fourth to cut the Red Oak lead to 5-3. After a shaky first inning, Logan Sibenaller would settle down, sitting down 14 straight Red Oak hitters. Kuemper got a runner on in the seventh but could not score, and the Knights would lose game one 5-3.
Two of the three Kuemper runs were scored on balk calls. Kuemper recorded four hits in the game and was patient at the plate, getting into multiple full counts and working walks. Sibenaller went the distance, pitching all seven innings for the Knights striking out five Red Oak hitters. The game-one loss dropped the Knights’ record to 9-5 on the season.
Logan Sibenaller RS, BB, Pitching– LP, 7 IP, 6 hits, 5 RA, 5 ER, 5 K
Koby Lampman 1-3, BB, RS, SB
Trevor Rial 1-3, RBI, RS
Ethan Loew 1-1, 2 BB, SB
Carter Putney 1-3, 2B
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final
Red Oak 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Kuemper 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Red Oak at Kuemper- Game 2
Red Oak 3 (5 Innings)
Kuemper won game two of the doubleheader, winning by run rule in five innings. Kuemper scored in all the innings they came to the plate. Kuemper scored two runs in the first inning and added five more in the second to take a 7-0 lead to the third. In the third inning, Red Oak cut in the Knight lead by scoring three runs. Kuemper responded with three runs in the bottom of the third and three more in the fourth inning.
Kuemper left six runners on base in the second game but recorded eight hits. The Knights used two pitchers, Evan Loew, and Carter Putney. The two combined to go five innings and strike out four Red Oak hitters. Koby Lampman and Ethan Loew continued their hot nights in the second game. Loew and Lampman each had multiple hits in the game. The win improves Kuemper’s record to 10-5 on the season and 3-2 in Hawkey ten action. The Knights are back at home against Creston on Monday.
Logan Sibenaller 3 RS, 3 HBP
Benicio Lujano 1-1, 2B, 2 RBI, 3 BB, 3 RS, 2 SB
Koby Lampman 3-3, 4 RBI, BB, 2 RS, 2 SB
Josh Langel 1-4, 2 RBI
Trevor Rial 2 BB, 2 SB
Ethan Loew 2-3, 2 RS, SB
Max Irlmeier BB, RS
Carter Putney 1-2, RBI, 2 RS, 3 SB
Team 1 2 3 4 5 Final
Red Oak 0 0 3 0 0 3
Kuemper 2 5 3 3 x 13
Emmetsburg at South Central Calhoun
Emmetsburg 10 (10 Innings)
South Central Calhoun picked up their second win of the season in an extra-inning contest at home Friday night. Friday’s matchup was back and forth. Emmetsburg scored the first runs of the game in the top of the second, plating two runs. SCC answered with four runs in the home half of the third inning. Emmetsburg would chip into the SCC lead by adding a run in the top of the fourth, and the Titans responded with a run themselves to make it 5-3 going to the fifth inning. Emmetsburg would chip into the SCC lead, making it 5-4 going to the home half of the fifth. Emmetsburg added two more runs in the top of the sixth to regain the lead 6-5. SCC responded with three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to take the lead back at 8-6. Emmetsburg was able to plate two runs in the top of the seventh to tie the game and send it to extra innings. Both teams scored two more runs in the eighth inning, making the score 10-10 in the ninth. Neither team scored in the ninth inning, and SCC held Emmetsburg scoreless in the top half of the tenth. In the bottom of the tenth inning, Brendan Stone hit an RBI single, scoring the game’s winning run from second base.
The win improves SCC’s record to 2-8 and 2-3 in Twin Lakes Conference action. The win Friday night also ends a four-game losing streak for the Titans. SCC is back in action on Monday at home against Alta-Aurelia.
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Final
Emmetsburg 0 2 0 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 10
SCC 0 0 4 1 0 3 0 2 0 1 11
Ar-We-Va at Boyer Valley
Boyer Valley 9
The Rockets dropped to 0-6 on the season as they lost on the road Friday night. Ar-We-Va took the lead early, scoring one run in the top of the first inning. Boyer Valley took the lead in the bottom of the second inning, scoring two runs and leading 2-1 to the third inning. The Rockets recorded six hits in the game but never managed to score another run in the game. Boyer Valley extended their lead, adding three runs in the third inning. Boyer Valley added one run in the fourth, another in the fifth, and two more in the sixth inning to win 9-1 over the Rockets.
Blayne Smith pitched six innings for the Rockets giving up five earned runs. Smith also recorded a hit in the game along with five other Ar-We-Va hitters. Friday’s loss is the sixth straight for Ar-We-Va as they drop 0-6 on the season and 0-6 in Rolling Valley Conference play. The Rockets are back in action on Monday at home against CAM.
Blayne Smith 1-3, RS, Pitching– LP, 6 IP, 7 hits, 7 RA, 5 ER, K, BB
Wade Ragaller 1-3
Timothy Dose 1-3, BB, SB
Devon Ehlers 1-3
Weston Toft 1-3
Derek Thomsen 1-3
Johnathan Riesselman IP, hit, 2 RA, 2 ER, K, BB
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final
Ar-We-Va 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Boyer Valley 0 2 3 1 1 2 x 9
Woodbine at Glidden-Ralston
Glidden-Ralston tried to rally late in a close loss at home against Woodbine. Woodbine plated five runs right away in the top of the first inning. The Wildcats would cut into the Woodbine lead, scoring a run in the home half of the third, and trailed 5-1 going to the fourth inning. Woodbine extended their lead 8-1, scoring three runs in the top of the fourth. Glidden-Ralston would cut into the Woodbine lead by scoring two runs in the bottom of the fifth to make the score 8-3. Woodbine added a pair of runs in the top of the seventh to lead by seven going to the home half of the seventh inning. The Wildcats never gave up in the game scoring three runs in the home half of the seventh but would end up losing 10-6.
Glidden-Ralston committed four errors in the game, and of the ten runs given up, only four were earned. The Wildcats recorded seven hits in the game, and Jackson Sklenar had a multi-hit game with three runs batted in. Daniel Thooft went the distance on the hill striking out six Woodbine hitters. The loss drops the Wildcats to 3-9 on the season and 2-7 in the Rolling Valley Conference. Glidden-Ralston is back in action on Monday at home against IKM-Manning.
Ethan Olberding 1-3, HR, RBI, 2 RS, HBP
Mark Lensch 1-4, 2 RBI, RS
Jackson Sklenar 2-2, 2B, 3 RBI, 2 BB, RS
Daniel Thooft HBP, Pitching– LP, 7 IP, 14 hits, 10 RA, 4 ER, 6 K, 2 BB
Alex Daniel 1-3
Dawson Majerus 1-3
Blayce Nelson BB, RS
Landon Rohrbeck 1-2, 2 RS, HBP
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final
Woodbine 5 0 0 3 0 0 2 10
Glidden-Ralston 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 6
AHSTW at Audubon
The Wheelers showed no resilience in a walk-off win at home Friday night. Audubon only recorded four hits and worked six walks in the game. Audubon scored the game’s first run and led 1-0, going to the sixth inning. AHSTW took the lead by plating two runs in the top of the sixth. The Wheelers tied the game in the home half of the sixth inning. AHSTW scored a run in the top of the seventh and led 3-2 going to the bottom of the inning. The Wheelers recorded two quick outs in the bottom of the seventh. With two outs, Carson Meaike worked a walk and scored on an Aaron Olsen triple, tieing the game at 3-3. Evan Alt came to the plate after the extra-base hit and hit a single to score Olsen and give Audubon a 4-3 win.
Brody Schultes went five-plus innings striking out one AHSTW hitter and giving up two earned runs. Schultes also had two of the Wheeler’s four hits. The win improves Audubon’s record to 3-10 and 1-7 in the Western Iowa Conference. The Wheelers are back in action Monday at home against Riverside.
Aaron Olsen 1-4, 3B, RBI, RS
Evan Alt 1-3, RBI, BB, RS, SB
Brody Schultes 2-3, 2B, RBI, RS, Pitching WP, 5 2/3 IP, 3 hits, 2 RA, 2 ER, K, 5 BB
Cooper Nielsen BB
Adam Obrecht BB
Carson Meaike 3 BB, RS, Pitching– 1 1/3 IP, hit, RA, ER, K, 2 BB
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final
AHSTW 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
Audubon 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 4
IKM-Manning at Underwood
IKM-Manning tested a good Underwood team on the road Friday night. In the third inning, Bryc Summerfield walked, and the next batter reached on an error. Lane Sams bunted for a single to load the bases in the third. Zander Richards walked in the next at-bat to dring in the game’s first run of the game. Kasche Huehn grounded out the second baseman bringing the second run of the inning for the Wolves. Ben Ramsey reached on an error that scored the third and final run in the inning for IKM-Manning. Underwood added a pair to cut in the Wolves’ lead, making the score 3-2 going to the fourth inning. The Wolves lead Underwood 3-2 going into the bottom of the seventh. In the seventh, Underwood led off with a triple and a passed ball, tying the game a three. The following two hitters walked, and the IKM-Manning intentionally walked a batter to load the bases. The next Underwood batter recorded a hit that scored the game-winning run to make it 4-3.
IKM-Manning recorded five hits in the game. Lane Sams was the losing pitcher going six-plus innings and giving up four earned runs. Sams also recorded one of the five hits for the Wolves. The loss drops IKM-Manning to 4-8 and 4-3 in conference play. The Wolves are back in action on Monday on the road against Glidden-Ralston.
Lane Sams 1-2, RS, BB, Pitching– LP, 6 1/3 IP, 3 hits, 4 RA, 4 ER, 2 K, 3 BB
Ross Kusel SB, Pitching– BB, hit
Ben Ramsey 1-4, RBI, SB
Zander Richards RBI, BB
Kasche Huehn 1-3, RBI
Reed Hinners 1-3, BB
Bryc Summerfield RS, BB
Jace Starman 1-3, RS
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Final
IKM-Manning 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Underwood 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 4