Baseball: Patriots fall to Yellowjackets; PL 10-runs Barnesville
Pequot Lakes' Austin Meister was 2-2 with a triple and an RBI as the No. 4 seeded Patriots fell 14-2 to the No. 1 seeded Perham Yellowjackets in the South Subsection 8-2A semifinals Thursday, May 30.
Nic Kotaska was also 2-2, while Dylin Ackerman and Marcus Klein each tallied a run scored.
Pequot Lakes 2 6 4
Perham 14 12 0
WP: Maddux Kovash. LP: Austin Meister. 2B: P-Dawson Stevens. 3B: P-Carter Mulcahy. PL-Austin Meister. HR: P-Chas Melvin.
Pequot Lakes 11, Barnesville 1
Meister and Sam Pfeiffer each collected two hits, drove in two runs and scored twice for the No. 4 Pequot Lakes Patriots who defeated the No. 5 Barnesville Tigers 11-1 in six innings in the opening round of the South Subsection 8-2A playoffs Tuesday, May 28.
The Patriots broke a 1-1 tie when they scored six runs in the fifth inning. Driving the big inning was a walk to Daltin Ackerman, a triple by Meister, a Pfeiffer single and a double by Dylan Messenbrink.
A two-out RBI single by Dylin Ackerman capped a four-run sixth inning and gave the Patriots a walk-off win.
Cam Anderson pitched all six innings. He struck out four, walked none and allowed seven hits.
Barnesville 1 7 1
Pequot Lakes 11 12 1
WP: Cam Anderson. LP: Sam Askegaard. 2B: PL-Dylan Mesenbrink. 3B: PL-Austin Meister.