Fond du Lac Legion beats Ripon

Fond du Lac Legion beats Ripon


Fond du Lac Legion beats Ripon


The Fond du Lac American Legion team beat host Ripon 3-1 on Sunday.

Fond du Lac scored one run in the first inning on a fielding error, a run in the third on a Brian Merkes RBI single and it got a little insurance with a run-scoring single by Evan Henderson in the sixth.

Fond du Lac pitcher Jose Velez struck out eight and didn’t walk a batter in earning the complete-game win.

On Friday, Fond du Lac beat Mayville 3-2 with Velez picking up a one-inning save and hitting a triple to drive in the game winning run.

Lomira/Theresa plays against Fond du Lac at Herr-Baker Field tonight at 7 p.m.


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