Baseball: Undefeated Little Falls pummels Princeton 12-0
By PATRICK SLACK
After eking out a 2-1 win over Princeton earlier in the season, Little Falls blasted the visiting Tigers 12-0, Friday.
Senior Joey Hanowski gave the Flyers a quick 1-0 lead with a solo home run in the first, then senior Matt Valentine broke the game open with a three-run blast in the fourth.
Senior Michael Holthaus doubled and reached base three times while senior Mitch Gregory and juniors Collin Eckman, Spencer Fenske and Matt Stumpf contributed a hit and a run.
Senior Luke Thoma threw a two-hit shutout in the five-inning game, striking out nine.
Princeton 0 2 1
Little Falls 12 8 0
Little Falls—Joey Hanowski: 2-3, HR, 3-RBI, 2-R; Matt Valentine: 1-3, HR, 3-RBI, 2-R; Michael Holthaus: 1-1, 2B, 2-RBI, R; Spencer Fenske: 1-3, RBI, 2-R; Collin Eckman: 1-3, 3B, R; Matt Stumpf: 1-1, R; Mitch Gregory: 1-3, R; WP-Luke Thoma: 5-IP, 0-R, 2-H, 0-BB, 9-K.