Baseball: Fenske, Boser pitch Little Falls to sweep over Foley

By PATRICK SLACK
Sports Editor
patrick.slack@mcrecord.com

Senior Spencer Fenske and junior Kyle Boser teamed up for 15 strike outs in back-to-back complete-game wins as Little Falls swept visiting Foley 3-0, 3-2, Thursday.

The evening couldn’t have started much better for Little Falls, as senior Josh Wenzel led off the bottom of the first with a homer.

That ended up being all Fenske needed, as he fanned eight in a six-hit shutout.

Sophomore Bryce Zawatzke also homered and scored twice in the game.

Game two required a more dramatic effort, as the Flyers were held scoreless through five innings, trailing the Falcons 2-0.

Wenzel then opened the sixth with a single, stole second and came around to score on a base hit by senior Collin Eckman.

Senior Matt Stumpf followed with a walk to set up Fenske’s game-tying single, then Zawatzke beat out a fielder’s choice to bring home what proved to be the game-winning run.

Boser held Foley to five hits in the complete-game effort, striking out seven.

Wenzel picked up three more hits to finish the doubleheader 5-for-8.

 

Foley 0 6 3

Little Falls 3 5 0

Little Falls—Josh Wenzel: 2-4, 2B, HR, R, 2-RBI; Bryce Zawatzke: 1-2, HR, 2-R, RBI; Collin Eckman: 1-3; Gabe Ploof: 1-3; WP-Spencer Fenske: 7-IP, 6-H, 0-R, 1-BB, 8-K.

 

Little Falls 3 7 1

Foley 2 6 2

Little Falls—Josh Wenzel: 3-4, R, SB; Collin Eckman: 1-3, R, RBI; Spencer Fenske: 1-3, RBI; WP-Kyle Boser: 7-IP, 5-H, 2-R, 1-ER, 1-BB, 7-K.

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