LF Legion ends winning week with shutout over Zimmerman

Josh Wenzel was one of four Little Falls players to contribute a hit during Tuesday’s win over Sartell 4-2.

Josh Wenzel was one of four Little Falls players to contribute a hit during Tuesday’s win over Sartell 4-2.

The Little Falls American Legion baseball team ended a week of winning play by shutting out Zimmerman 10-0 in six innings Thursday,

Mike Fregin recorded the win for Little Falls throwing four scoreless innings with four  strikeouts.

Josh Wenzel went 2-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored.  Brett Strack was 3-for-4, and Kyle Boser doubled and drove in two runs.

Tuesday against Sartell, Little Falls was losing by a score of 0-2 in the bottom of the sixth before scoring four runs to take the lead, prevailing 4-2.

Gabe Ploof winds up against Sartell Tuesday. Ploof pitched a complete game allowing five hits and one earned run. He struck out seven and walked two.

Gabe Ploof winds up against Sartell Tuesday. Ploof pitched a complete game allowing five hits and one earned run. He struck out seven and walked two.

Gabe Ploof pitched a complete game allowing five hits and one earned run. He struck out seven and walked two batters.

Collin Eckman went 3-for-3 with a double and a run scored. Wenzel, Boser and Bryce Zawatzke also collected hits for Little Falls.

On Dick Putz field in St. Cloud Monday, Little Falls put down the 76ers, 6-2.

Boser pitched a complete game, allowing three hits and three walks, while striking out eight.

Eckman went 2-for-2 with a triple, a stolen base and two runs scored. Matt Stumpf went 2-for-3 with three RBIs, while Zawatzke went 2-for-3 with an RBI.

Albany Wood Bat Tourney
Little Falls won 5-2 over Willmar its first round game of the Albany Wood Bat Tournament, July 6.

Wenzel picked up the win on the mound, throwing six innings and allowing two earned runs on six hits, while striking out six batters.

Nick Anderson recorded the save, pitching a scoreless seventh inning, while strikeout two batters.

Boser led the offense going 2-for-3 and driving in two runs. Eckman and Spencer Fenske each went 2-for-3 with a run scored.

In the championship game, Little Falls won 3-1 over Dassel-Cokato.

Fenske went the distance on the mound striking out five batters, while allowing one earned run.

Eckman was 2-for-3 with 2 RBIs, while Anderson, Gabe Ploof and Wenzel also had hits for Little Falls.

Little Falls is now 9-4 overall and 7-2 in the St. Cloud subdistrict.

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