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Baseball: Tigers win two of three

Tulenchik struck out 11 against Laporte

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PR-B catcher Ethan Rugroden picks off a stealing baserunner in the Tigers' game against Park Rapids on Friday, May 13, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent
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PINE RIVER — Pine River-Backus’ Irvin Tulenchik struck out nine over six innings as the Tigers beat the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders 5-3 in a non-conference game Monday, May 15.

Tulenchik went 1-3 with a double, an RBI and two runs scored while Rian Compton went 3-3 with an RBI and two runs scored for the Tigers.

BHV’s Kole Weishalla threw six innings for the Raider and struck out six while Kobe Kinzmann went 2-4 with a run and RBI.

BHV 3 8 3

PRB 5 7 1

WP: Irvin Tulenchik. LP: K Weishalla. 2B: P-Chance Abraham. 3B: P-Tulenchik. HR: . Overall: PRB 10-1, BHV 6-6.

Park Rapids 11, PRB 0

PINE RIVER — Tulenchik and Konnor King collected the two Pine River-Backus hits in an 11-0 non-conference loss to the Park Rapids Panthers Friday, May 13.

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Corbin Knapp suffered the loss. He struck out three over three innings and allowed six runs, four earned on seven hits and a walk.

Park Rapids 11 11 0

Pine River-Backus 0 2 4

WP: D. Reichling. LP: C. Knapp.

Tigers 10, Wildcats 0

PINE RIVER — Tulenchik tossed a six-inning no-hitter as he struck out 11 while only allowing one base-runner as the Pine River-Backus Tigers beat the Laporte Wildcats 10-0 in a Northland Conference game Tuesday, May 10.

Tulenchik also led the Tigers at the plate as he went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs.

Ryder Compton doubled for PR-B and Ethan Rugroden had two RBIs as the Tigers improved to 10-0 this season.

Laporte 0 0 2

PRB 10 9 0

WP: Irvin Tulenchik. 2B: Ryder Compton, Tulenhick.

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