Updated: May 1
AUBURNDALE – Caden Weinfurter knocked in Nathan Richardson with a sacrifice fly to deliver a walk-off win for the Auburndale baseball team as it rallied for a 10-9 win over Wisconsin Rapids Assumption on Friday at Auburndale High School.
Auburndale led 8-3 after three innings before the Royals came back to take a 9-8 lead with a five-run top of the seventh.
Nick Leberg had an RBI double, N Hartman knocked in two runs with a double, Aaron Livernash scored on a wild pitch and Hartman came into score on a groundout to put Assumption on top.
Auburndale came back in the bottom of the inning. Mason Rachu and Raab singled before Sloan Welch was hit by a pitch to load the bases. After a pop out, the pinch-runner Richardson scored on an error and Weinfurter delivered the sac fly to end it.
Jack Klatt and Tarren Hartman each went 3-for-4, and Leberg added a home run and four RBI for Assumption (1-5, 0-5 Marawood South).
Aden Cherney and Ian Brown both had two hits, with Cherney knocking in three runs for Auburndale (6-4, 4-2 Marawood South).
Assumption plays at Marathon on Monday. Auburndale is back in action at home against Stratford on Tuesday.
Eagles 10, Royals 9
Assumption 201 100 5 - 9 10 4
Auburndale 332 000 2 - 10 7 5
WP: Alex Willfahrt. LP: Connor Peters.
SO: Tarren Hartman (3 2/3 inn.) 0, Peters (3 inn.) 1; Aden Cherney (6 inn.) 4, Willfahrt (1 inn.) 1. BB: Hartman 8, Peters 0; Cherney 1, Willfahrt 0.
Top hitters: AS, Ryan Shaw 2 runs; Jack Klatt 3x4, 2 runs; Nick Leberg 2x2, 2B, HR, 2 runs, 4 RBI; Hartman 3x4, 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBI. AUB, Willfahrt 2 runs, RBI; Cherney 2x4, 2 runs, 3 RBI; Caden Weinfurter 1x3, 2 RBI; Ian Brown 2x4, RBI; Conner Brandl 2B, RBI.
Records: Assumption 1-5, 0-5 Marawood Conference South Division; Auburndale 6-4, 4-2 Marawood Conference South Division.