Sioux Falls Post 15 West and Yankton passed the lead back and forth five times on Thursday, but in the end Sioux Falls Post 15 West pulled out a 7-2 win over Yankton .
Sioux Falls Post 15 West finally managed to grab the lead after a strong fourth inning. Sioux Falls Post 15 West scored on an RBI triple by Chandlar Austin off Mason Townsend, bringing home Kyle Gulbrandson.
Jalen Boyd reached base four times in the game for Sioux Falls Post 15 West. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the third and fourth innings and doubled in the eighth inning.
Connor Hurley worked out of five tough spots for Sioux Falls Post 15 West. He pitched seven innings and allowed two earned runs on seven hits. Hurley faced his trickiest spot in the seventh inning.
Sioux Falls Post 15 West closer Louis Peterson put away the final six outs to record the save.
Sioux Falls Post 15 West jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the second. Sioux Falls Post 15 West’s threat began with a single by Austin Wise. A single by Justin Aldrich then moved Austin Wise from first to third.
Sioux Falls Post 15 West never surrendered the lead after the fourth inning. The runs piled on thanks to an RBI single by Boyd.