By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org The Little Falls Legion baseball team opened its summer season in dramatic fashion, knocking off host Big Lake 2-1 in extra innings, Monday. Matt Stumpf, who finished 2-for-4, drove in Gabe Ploof with the game-winning run in the eighth inning, making a winner of Michael Fregin, who pitched an [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com After shutting out Brainerd to advance through the sub-district playoffs, the Little Falls Legion baseball team went 1-2 in the district tournament to finish the season with a record of 15-5. Little Falls 3, Big Lake 2 Gabe Ploof tossed a two-hit gem, striking out 15 to lead Little [...]
After getting shut out in the opening game of Tuesday’s doubleheader at Bemidji, Little Falls bounced back to earn a split with an 11-2 win in the finale. Mitch Gregory went 3-for-4 in the opener and Matt Valentine and Joe Tuholsky both doubled, but Bemidji came away with a 6-0 win. In the second contest, [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org The Little Falls Legion baseball team routed Dassel-Cokato 10-0 to reach the finals of the Avon wood bat tournament, July 7, then edged Albany 4-3 in the championship. Spencer Fenske tossed a one-hit shutout against Dassel-Cokato, striking out 10 batters. Matt Valentine delivered the big blow offensively with a [...]
Joe Tuholsky homered and three other players had extra-base hits as Little Falls slugged its way past visiting Aitkin 10-4, July 5. In addition to Tuholsky’s homer, Collin Eckman, Matt Valentine and Luke Thoma all doubled for the Flyers. Ian Stewart struck out five batters in five innings pitched to earn the win.
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com The Little Falls Legion baseball team used a dominant pitching performance and an offensive outburst to sweep a doubleheader over Brainerd, Friday. In the first game, Luke Thoma gave Brainerd little chance to score, tossing a three-hit shutout while issuing only two walks in a 2-0 victory. Joey Hanowski [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org To view more photos from Tuesday’s action, click on this link or check out The Record’s online gallery Bemidji was cruising through the first five innings of Tuesday’s doubleheader against the Little Falls Legion baseball team. But a 3-0 lead quickly evaporated in the sixth after a costly [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com To view more photos from the doubleheader, check out The Record’s online gallery or click on this link Cody Weiss and Logan Meyer turned in back-to-back strong outings to lead the Pierz Legion baseball team to a 4-3, 3-1 sweep over Cross Lake, Thursday. Weiss went the distance in [...]
The Pierz Legion baseball team improved to 4-0 on the season with an 8-5 win at Brainerd, Monday. Cody Weiss picked up his third win on the mound, aided offensively by Trent Davis, who went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, and Logan Meyer, who had a hit and knocked in a run.