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Amateur Baseball: Nisswa doubles up Fort

NISSWA—Aaron Jenkins cracked a first-inning grand slam that gave the Nisswa Lightning all the runs they needed to hand the Fort Ripley Rebels their first loss of the season, 4-2, in a North Division game Friday, June 7.

Jason Roepke pitched six shutout innings in relief for the win. He struck out five, didn't walk a batter and allowed six hits.

Jeremiah Piepkorn finished 2-3 with a double and Tory Miller singled twice for Nisswa.

Brian Skluzacek and Logan Kallis each doubled for Fort Ripley. Kallis, Ethan Branum and Chris Smolke had multiple hits.

Fort Ripley 2 11 1

Nisswa 4 7 1

WP: Jason Roepke. LP: Logan Kallis. 2B: N-Jeremiah Piepkorn; FR-Brian Skluzacek, Kallis. HR: N-Aaron Jenkins.

Royalton 3, Brewers 2

ROYALTON—Mike Poser went 2-3 with a double and drove in both runs for the Pierz Brewers in a 3-2 East Division loss to the Royalton Riverdogs Saturday, June 8.

Cody Kimman also contributed a double for the Brewers.

Brewers 2 6 1

Royalton 3 7 1

WP: Nathan Psyck. LP: Simon Gruber. 2B: Prz-Mike Poser, Cody Kimman; R-Michael Petron, Ethan Walcheski.