AUBURNDALE BASEBALL SHUTS OUT CHEQUAMEGON BEHIND WRIGHT'S 16 STRIKEOUTS
PARK FALLS – Hunter Wright struck out 16 in a complete game two-hitter as the Auburndale baseball team shutout Chequamegon 4-0 in a nonconference game Saturday.
Chequamegon managed just singles in the fifth and seventh innings against Wright, who was dominant, setting down the order in five of the seven innings.
Wright also had a pair of hits and three stolen bases. Schuyler Gilhausen was 2-for-3 with a double, a home run and two RBIs, and Ian Brown also had a pair of hits in the win.
Auburndale (8-10) hosts Iola-Scandinavia for a nonconference game Monday before wrapping up its regular season with a Marawood Conference South doubleheader at Edgar on Tuesday.
Eagles 4, Screaming Eagles 0
Auburndale 002 020 0 - 4 9 0
Chequamegon 000 000 0 - 0 2 0
WP: Hunter Wright. LP: Collin Luhtala.
SO: Wright 16; Luhtala (6 inn.) 3, John Miller (1 inn.) 0. BB: Wright 1; Luhtala 0, Miller 0.
Top hitters: A, Wright 2x4; Schuyler Gilhausen 2x3, 2B, HR, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Ian Brown 2x3; Sloan Welch 1x3, RBI.
Records: Auburndale 8-10; Chequamegon 4-13.