MA/C-A edged by Paynesville
Josh Mackedanz scattered three hits and the Paynesville Bulldogs edged the Morris Area / Chokio-Alberta Tigers in a West Central Conference game Saturday, May 17 in Roscoe.
Mackedanz allowed just one unearned run in the first while striking out seven. Blake Karsch doubled and drove in a run to lead the Bulldogs to the 3-1 victory.
Gage Bachman was 2-for-3 to lead the Tigers.
Morris/C-A dropped to 3-7 in the conference and 8-8 overall. The Tigers host Benson today (Monday) at 3:30 p.m. and Montevideo tomorrow (Tuesday) at 5 p.m. before traveling to Minnewaska on Wednesday for a makeup game at 4 p.m.
Paynesville 3, Morris/C-A 1
Morris/C-A 100 000 0 — 1 3 2
Paynesville 101 100 x — 3 5 1
HITTING – Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Gage Backman 2-3, Bryce Jergenson 1-3; Paynesville: Grant Thompson 1-2, Blake Karsch 1-2 2b rbi, Brandon Schleper 1-3, Nick Dingmann 1-3
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) — Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Jergenson (L) 5-5-3-1-0-1, Noah Grove 1-0-0-0-1-1; Paynesville: Josh Mackedanz (W) 7-3-1-0-2-7