Little Falls VFW earns fourth league victory

By Tyler Ohmann

Sports Editor

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Wins over Sauk Rapids and Sartell helped put the Little Falls VFW baseball team up to four wins.

The first of the wins came Monday as the VFW team won 8-2 over Sauk Rapids.

Travis Wenzel allowed one earned run on five hits with 12 strikeouts in a complete game. He also blasted a home run.

Alex Gwost hit a pair of doubles.

In game two, the Flyers fell 17-11 to Sauk Rapids in a slug fest.

Little Falls trailed 17-3, but came back by scoring eight in the next two innings.

Ethan Wickstrom went 3-for-4 with a double, while Ryan Buckallew was 2-for-4.

Little Falls won its final league game, a 3-0 shut out of Sartell, Wednesday.

Caleb Strack went the distance on the mound, allowing five hits and four strikeouts.

Nik Durfee went 4-for-4.

Brady Shelstad was also perfect, going 3-for-3 for the Flyers.

The Flyers did fall, 7-3, to Sartell in the second game.

Alex Gwost hit two doubles in the loss.

Little Falls (6-16 overall, 4-7 league) will finish off the season in a game against St. Cloud Tech, Monday.