Pitchers had a tough day during the game between Vermillion Post 3061 Teeners 16U and Harrisburg as the two teams put up 22 runs combined in a 14-8 Vermillion Post 3061 Teeners 16U win.
Hitters on both sides were strong at the plate as the teams combined for 22 hits, including three extra base hits.
Ten runs in the first three innings helped Vermillion Post 3061 16U Teeners blow out Harrisburg. A steal of home by Joe Miller, an RBI single by Ethan James, and an RBI single by Wyatt Markee during the first inning and an RBI single by Jack Brown and a two-run single by Travis Weber in the second inning supplied the early offense for Vermillion.
Brown racked up two RBIs on two hits for Vermillion. Markee recorded the win for the Teeners. He allowed two runs over four innings. He struck out one, walked two and surrendered four hits.
Vermillion added four more runs in the top of the third. Jacob Odens kicked things off with a single, plating Brandon Mockler.
Vermillion increased its lead with three runs in the seventh. A sacrifice fly scored Odens to start the scoring in the inning. That was followed up by Markee’s single, scoring John Benson.
Vermillion outlasts Groton in high-scoring affair, 12-10
Scoreboard operators were busy at Pressler Park in Humboldt on Sunday as Vermillion Post 3061 16U Teeners and Groton combined for 22 runs. Vermillion eventually won the offensive battle 12-10 in eight innings.
The teams combined for 22 hits, including five extra base hits.
The teams traded runs for most of the contest, leading to seven lead changes in the game.
Vermillion took the lead in the eighth inning and held on for the victory. The local Teener squad went up for good on an RBI single by Tyler Madsen off Alec Voss, scoring Travis Weber.
Madsen racked up two RBIs on three hits for Vermillion.
Ethan James recorded the win for Vermillion. He allowed four runs over 6 2/3 innings. Ethan struck out eight, walked one and gave up seven hits.
The top of the first saw Vermillion take an early lead, 3-0. James got things going for Vermillion with a triple. The scoreboard lit up again for Vermillion when Brown and Weber scored on a two-run triple by James.
After a quick strike from Vermillion, Groton responded with five runs in the first. Groton scored on a walk by Spencer Knecht, a groundout by Alec, a two-run triple by Nick Dalchow, and a wild pitch.
Vermillion Post 3061 Teeners 16U scored one run in the third inning, and then followed it up with one more in the fifth. In the third, Vermillion Post 3061 Teeners 16U scored on a steal of home, bringing home Brandon Mockler.
Groton answered the local Teeners’ top inning with one run of its own in the fifth. Groton scored on a groundout by Adam Herman.
Vermillion tied the game in the seventh on a two-run single by Jack Brown that scored Brandon and Tyler.
Vermillion falls 8-2 to Salem
Vermillion Post 3061 Teeners 16U lost 8-2 to Salem Saturday at Pressler Park in Humboldt despite Wyatt Markee’s two-hit day at the dish.
Anthony Tuschen recorded the win for Salem. He allowed two runs over six innings. Anthony struck out three, walked two and gave up eight hits.
Salem was sparked by Tim Gassman and Cole Cheeseman, who teamed up for eight hits and five RBIs.
The top of the second saw Vermillion take an early lead, 1-0. Markee started the rally for the Teeners with a double. A groundout by Matt Ouellette then moved Markee from second to third. John Benson doubled, scoring Markee.
Salem never surrendered the lead after the third inning, scoring four runs on two errors, a groundout by Gassman, and an RBI single by Kylar Hansen.
Salem tacked on another four runs in the fourth. The inning got off to a hot start when Gassman singled, scoring Tyler Cleveland and Luke Loudenburg. That was followed up by Cheeseman’s double, plating Gassman.
After pushing across one run in the top of the fifth, Vermillion faced just a 8-2 deficit. An RBI single by Markee sparked Vermillion’s rally. But, Tuschen got Ouellette to ground out to end the inning.
Dell Rapids defeats Vermillion 6-0
Despite a big day at the dish from Travis Weber, who finished 2-2, Vermillion lost 6-0 to Dell Rapids at Pressler Park in Humboldt on Saturday.
Ty Hoglund got it done on the bump on the way to a win. He pitched seven shutout innings. Hoglund struck out 11, walked four and gave up four hits.
Dell Rapids’ Hoglung, Adam Karst and Riley Schmidt combined for seven hits and four RBIs.
Dell Rapids increased its lead with two runs in the third. Zach Schroeder singled, scoring Schmidt to start the inning. That was followed up by Bean Carpenter’s double, plating Ben Gilligly.