NEILLSVILLE – Cole Timmer drove in three runs with a pair of hits to lead the Columbus Catholic baseball team to a 7-2 win over Neillsville in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division matchup Monday at Neillsville High School.
The Dons remain undefeated this season, improving to 6-0 overall and 4-0 in the Cloverbelt East. Neillsville, on the other hand, stays winless as it falls to 0-5 and 0-4 in conference play.
Emmitt Konieczny went 3-for-4 and Cy Becker drove in two runs for the Dons.
Blake Jakobi picked up the win, giving up two runs in 5 2/3 innings with three strikeouts and three walks.
Columbus Catholic plays at Loyal on Tuesday and Neillsville is off until Thursday when it hosts Loyal.
Dons 7, Warriors 2
Columbus Catholic 011 103 1 - 7 10 0
Neillsville 000 002 0 - 2 8 3
WP: Blake Jakobi. LP: Bryce Erickson.
SO: Jakobi (5 2/3 inn.) 3, Emmitt Konieczny (1 1/3 inn.) 1; Erickson (3 2/3 inn.) 4, Hayes (3 1/3 inn.) 8. BB: Jakobi 3, Konieczny 3; Erickson 2, Hayes 2.
Top hitters: CC, Konieczny 3x4, 2B; Cole Timmler 2x3, 3 RBI; Cy Becker 1x3, 2 RBI; Nathan Nemitz 2x3, 2 runs, RBI. N, McDonald 2x3; Gross 2B; Santana Subke 2B.
Records: Columbus Catholic 6-0, 4-0 Cloverbelt Conference East Division; Neillsville 0-5, 0-4 Cloverbelt Conference East Division.