Post #1 gains victory over Irene in tourney

Post #1 gains victory over Irene in tourney Tim Broderson pitched a three-hit ccomplete game in leading Post #1 to a victory over Irene in their first Regional Tournament competition.

Protecting a one-run lead through three innings, Broderson struck out four batters and faced one man over the minimum number during that time.

Runs Hits Errors

Post #1 12 10 2

Irene 2 3 3 Winning pitcher: Broderson.

Losing pitcher: Guy Eggers.

Broderson finished the game with a total of seven KO's and didn't allow a run until the top of the seventh. Post #1 came alive offensively in the fourth and fifth innings, scoring two and five runs consecutively.

Jay Merrigan went two for three and scored three runs while Troy Rickord batted .500, scoring twice and driving in three runs � including a two-run homerun.

Nick Mayer also was two for four, scored once and had two RBIs and Aaron Baedke scored two runs and batted one for three, driving in one.

Jason Madsen drove in three runs, scoring two and driving in two runs with a sacrifice bunt. Broderson had a double and base on balls in four appearances as the leadoff batter and scored both times.

The game ended in the seventh inning when Vermillion scored four runs to bring the ten-run rule into use.

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