Lightning edge St. Mathias
The visiting Nisswa Lightning grabbed an early 4-0 lead and held off the St. Mathias Saints 5-4 in Victory League North Division baseball action on Sunday, June 8.
Luke Schumer was 3-4 while Drew Boland and Morgan Shepherd each had two hits for Nisswa. Brett Jenkins was the winning pitcher while Schumer earned the save.
The Lightning improve to 5-1 in league play while the Saints drop to 3-3.
On Saturday, June 7, Nisswa downed Royalton 9-1 in non-league action. Jason Roepke homered and drove in three runs while Aaron Jenkins, Schumer and Mark Germain each had two hits. Brett Cloutier was the winning pitcher.
Nisswa is scheduled to host the Brainerd Bees in a non-league game at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 13.