STRONG PITCHING LIFTS WAUPACA LAKEMEN PAST MARSHFIELD CHAPARRALS
MARSHFIELD – Jack Eagan and Adam Kennedy combined on for eight shutout innings as the Waupaca Lakemen defeated the Marshfield Chaparrals 9-2 in amateur baseball action Wednesday night at Jack Hackman Field.
Eagan struck out nine and allowed just one hit through four innings before giving way to Kennedy, who continued the dominance with four more shutout frames. The Chaparrals managed their only two runs on a double by Jake Earll in the bottom of the ninth.
Nathan Krommenakker had Marshfield’s only other hit.
Jake Pankratz went 3-for-4 with two RBIs, and Ryan McKuski, Brenden Canterbury and Zach Schafer each had two hits for Waupaca (11-4).
Marshfield (4-2) will play at Osseo on Friday and will host Interwald on Sunday at 7 p.m. All Chaparrals' games this season can be seen live at zaleskisports.com.
Lakemen 9, Chaparrals 2
Waupaca 020 002 032 - 9 12 1
Marshfield 000 000 002 - 2 2 1
WP: Adam Kennedy. LP: Hunter Korger.
SO: Jack Eagan (4 inn.) 9, Kennedy (5 inn.) 2; Korger (6 inn.) 2, Isaiah Baierl (3 inn.) 2. BB: Eagan 0, Kennedy 1; Korger 2, Baierl 7.
Top hitters: W, Ryan McKuski 2x3, RBI; Brenden Canterbury 2x3, RBI; Davis Levine 2B, 2 RBIs; Zack Schafer 2x2, RBI; Jake Pankratz 3x4, 2 RBIs. M, Jake Earll 2B, 2 RBIs.
Records: Waupaca 11-4; Marshfield 4-2.