PLOVER LEGION SPLITS TWO GAMES TO ON SATURDAY WILL PLAY THIRD PLACE GAME SUNDAY
PLOVER – The Plover American Legion baseball team split a pair of games on Saturday to finish pool play of its three-day home tournament with a 3-1 record.
Plover saw its five-game winning streak snapped with a 7-1 loss to Superior, but rebounded to defeat Watertown 6-3.
Superior scored in five of the first six innings to take command as three pitchers combined to hold Plover to just six hits and one run, that coming on an RBI by Thomas Hunt in the bottom of the seventh.
Hunt and Jaworski had two hits each for the Black Sox in the loss.
Drew Kedrowicz threw a complete game with 10 strikeouts for Plover in the win over Watertown.
Austin Beyer had two RBIs and Tommy Drohner scored twice for the Black Sox (15-7).
Plover will play in the third place game Sunday morning at 11AM. You can watch it on zaleskisports.com
Plover will take on D.C. Everest in a first-round game at the Class AAA Regional at Marshfield at 4 p.m. Wednesday.
Superior 7, Plover 1
Superior 110 131 0 - 7 9 0
Plover 000 000 1 - 1 6 2
WP: Mason Stenberg. LP: Bryce Ehr.
SO: Stenberg (4 inn.) 3, Tucker Johnson (1 inn.) 0, Jayden Hoffmann (2 inn.) 1; Ehr (4 2/3 inn.), Danny Baumgartner (1 1/3 inn.) 0, Kaden Thauer (1 inn.) 1. BB: Stenberg 0, Johnson 0, Hoffmann 0; Ehr 2, Baumgartner 1, Thauer 0.
Top hitters: P, Thomas Hunt 2x3, RBI; Marcus Jaworski 2x3.
Plover 6, Watertown 3
Watertown 000 201 0 - 3 6 2
Plover 003 120 x - 6 6 0
WP: Drew Kedrowicz. LP: Evan Sellnow.
SO: Sellnow (4 inn.) 6, Jamie Schneider (2 inn.) 2; Kedrowicz 10. BB: Sellnow 5, Schneider 0; Kedrowicz 2.
Top hitters: W, Taylor Walter 2x4; Brady Martin 3x3, 2B, HR, 2 runs, RBI; Nathan Cole 2 RBIs; Sellnow 2B. P, Brycen Cashin 2B, run; Tommy Drohner 2 runs; Austin Beyer 2 RBIs.