SWU 000 001 0 = 1-4-1 RRC/WWG 031 000 x = 4-8-1 Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove used a three-run second inning to grab the lead and made it stick Tuesday, claiming a 4-1 win over Southwestern United at Westbrook.
Taylor Bunting scattered four hits, walked two and struck out 10 in the complete-game victory for the Falcons.
Cole Pankonin led the Falcons at the plate with three hits, including a pair of doubles. Mitchell Jarmer added a pair of doubles and Matt Otto knocked in a pair of runs.
MLA 051 200 2 = 10-11-1 MCC 110 200 0 = 4-6-3 Mt. Lake Area jumped to an early lead and pitcher Andrew Hirsch shut down the Murray County Central lineup Tuesday, giving the Wolverines a 10-4 victory over the Rebels at Slayton.
MLA plated five runs in the top of the second inning to grab the lead, then added a run in the third, two in the fourth and two in the seventh.
Nathan Adrian and Levi Kass each had two hits in the win. Eric Wenner had a triple and an RBI while Carter Kirk and Austin Watkins each doubled in a run.
Hirsch scattered six hits in the complete-game win.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. MLA: vs. RRC/WWG (at Mt. Lake), DH, May 8 RRC/WWG: at MLA (Mt. Lake), DH, May 8
RV 100 100 0 = 2-5-1 Windom 101 101 x = 4-8-2 The Windom Eagle baseball team picked up its third Southwest Conference win of the season Tuesday afternoon, holding off Redwood Valley 4-2 at Island Park.
The Eagles broke a 2-2 tie in the bottom of the fourth and added an insurance run in the sixth for the win.
Sam Huska drove in a run with a first-inning groundout. Windom took a 2-1 lead in the third on an RBI single by Joe Wieneke.
In the fourth, Andrew Larson hit a one-out double and scored on a single by Devin Nielsen. Then in the sixth, Bryton Syverson hit a one-out triple and scored on a groundout by Jack Mellstrom.
Larson had two of the Eagles' eight hits in the win.
Mellstrom worked the first 5-2/3 innings on the mound to earn the win, allowing five hits and two walks while fanning five. Huska worked the final 1-1/3 innings to earn a save.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. Windom: at JCC (Jackson), May 8