Isaac Nelsen went 3-3 at the plate, sparking Sioux Falls Post 15 West to a 7-2 victory in seven innings over Winner on Friday at Harmodon two.
Austin Wise racked up eight strikeouts in the Sioux Falls Post 15 West win. Austin Wise allowed one earned run, four hits and five walks over seven innings.
Reed Harter took the loss for Winner . He allowed seven runs in seven innings, walked three and struck out six.
Sioux Falls Post 15 West jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the top of the first. A single by Austin Wise, bringing home Nelsen started the inning off.
Winner answered Sioux Falls Post 15 West’s top inning with one run of its own in the first. Winner scored on an RBI single by Riley Calhoon.
Sioux Falls Post 15 West didn’t relinquish the lead after scoring three runs in the fourth inning when it scored on two singles.
A one-run fifth inning helped bring Winner within two. An error gave Winner life. Finally, Austin Wise induced an inning-ending ground out from Nick Lantz.
Sioux Falls Post 15 West piled on three more runs in the top of the seventh. A clutch error scored Nelsen to open the scoring in the frame. That was followed up by Alex Denevan‘s single, plating Charley Illg.