Caledonia 6, Brice Prairie 3
Tuesday July 22
The Caledonia 12u team rallied for four runs in the top of the fourth inning to seal a victory in Brice Prairie.
Levi Schmidt came up to bat with the bases loaded and no outs with the Warriors trailing 3-2. With one swing of the bat, Schmidt cranked a bases clearing triple over the center fielder’s head making the game 5-3. Austin Heaney batted Schmidt in with a single to right field scoring the final run, giving the Warriors a 6-3 lead. Isaac Denstad, Chandler Bergrud, Ethan Kumpf and Donnie Lakey added the other hits for the Warriors.
Matt Gavin pitched four innings with nine strikeouts and gave up three runs on one hit. Carter Bratland closed out the game with one inning pitched and two strikeouts.
Caledonia 17 Goodview 0
Thursday July 24
The Caledonia 12u erupted for 12 runs in the second inning after a scoreless first inning of play. Matt Gavin started it off with triple to right field. After a series of walks and a few hits, Luke Twite cranked out a 3 RBI triple. Noah Jennings came up to bat with the bases loaded again and smashed a grand slam over the center fielder’s head making the game 12-0. Tanner Conniff and Isaac Denstad added hits for the Warriors.
Donnie Lakey pitched two innings and recorded five strikeouts. Luke Twite pitched one inning and recorded one strikeout before the game was ended due to the 15 run mercy rule.
Catch the Caledonia 12u team in their last game on Thursday, July 3 at 5:30 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Ball Park.