Baseball: Pierz edges Holdingford 2-0 on shutout by Weiss
By PATRICK SLACK
Junior Cody Weiss and Pierz came out on top 2-0 in a pitchers’ duel against Holdingford, Monday.
Weiss shut out the Huskers on four hits, fanning eight, including two strikeouts with the bases loaded in the seventh to close out the game.
Senior Logan Meyer went 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI and juniors Brady Dorn and Cody Nordmann each doubled for Pierz.
Junior Ben Boser singled and picked up an RBI and Weiss also collected a hit.
Senior David Bialka went 2-for-4 to lead the Huskers offensively, while junior Sam Butler allowed only one earned run over six innings on the mound.
Pierz plays a doubleheader at Rockford Area and Holdingford plays a pair at Maple Lake, Thursday.
Holdingford 0 4 1
Pierz 2 6 2
Holdingford—David Bialka: 2-4; Mitch Merten: 1-1; Sam Butler: 6-IP, 2-R, 1-ER, 6-H, 0-BB, 2-K.
Pierz—Logan Meyer: 2-3, 3B, RBI; Cody Nordmann: 1-2, 2B, R; Brady Dorn: 1-3, 2B; Ben Boser: 1-3, RBI; Cody Weiss: 1-3; WP-Weiss, 7-IP, 0-R, 4-H, 4-BB, 8-K.