Baseball: Tigers remain undefeated

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PRB Baseball Cash Kangas
PR-B's Cash Kangas slides into home in the Tigers' game against Walker-Hackensack-Akeley on Monday, May 2, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent

NORTHLAND — Pine River Backus’ Konnor King went 2-2 with three RBIs and pitched seven innings where he allowed five hits and struck out 13 as the Tigers beat Northland 12-2 Friday, May 6.

Rian Struss, Ryder Compton and Corbin Knapp all recorded doubles for the Tigers.

PRB 12 10 0

Northland 2 5 2

WP: Konnor King. LP: L Wake . 2B: Rian Struss, Ryder Compton, Corbin Knapp. 3B: . HR: . Overall: PRB 9-0.

PRB 14, CLB 2

CASS LAKE — Pine River-Backus’ Chance Abraham pitched three innings for the Tigers allowing only one hit and striking out seven as they defeated the Cass Lake-Bena Panthers 14-2 in Game One of a doubleheader Thursday, May 5.

Irvin Tulenchik went 3-3 with a double, three RBIs and two runs while Owen Carlson went 2-2 with four runs.


Also tallying doubles for the Tigers were Compton and Cash Kangas.

Pine River-Backus 14 13 0

Cass Lake-Bena 2 2 4

WP: Chance Abraham. LP: T Dahl. 2B: Ryder Compton, Irvin Tulenchik, Cash Kangas, Abraham.

PRB Baseball Chance Abraham
PR-B infielder Chance Abraham attempts a tag on a baserunner against Walker-Hackensack-Akeley on Monday, May 2, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent

PRB wins 2

KELLIHER — Pine-River Backus’ Ethan Rugroden went 3-4 with two runs and six RBIs for the Tigers as they defeated Kelliher/Northome 20-3 in Game One of a doubleheader Tuesday, May 3.

In Game Two, the Tigers defeated Lake of the Woods 13-3 with Tulenchik striking out six and Knapp going 2-4 with three RBIs and two runs.

Game One

K/H 3 3 5

PRB 20 13 0

WP: Corbin Knapp. LP: J Johnson. 2B: Rian Struss.

Game Two

Lake of the Woods 3 4 4

PRB 13 6 2

WP: Irvin Tulenchik. LP: W Johnson. 2B: Ryder Compton, Corbin Knapp.

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