MINOCQUA – Garrett Pagel homered in both games as the Merrill baseball team scored a pair of wins in the Lakeland tournament Saturday.
The Bluejays rolled to a 15-0 win over Chequamegon in the first game, and then downed Ashland 5-1.
David Pophal and Pagel hit a grand slam and three-run home run, respectively, against Chequamegon.
Colton Bloch struck out 12 and walked one in a complete-game performance against Ashland.
Pitchers: C, Josh Herbst (L, 4 K, 11 BB, 3.1 IP), James Bay. M, Brian Stockowitz (W, 6 K, 2 BB).
Leading hitters: M, Tom Zuelsdorf 4×4, 2B (2), Mason Reinhardt 2×3, David Pophal 2×4 HR (GS); Garrett Pagel 2×4, HR, 3 RBIs.
Pitchers: M, Colton Bloch (W, 12 K, 1 BB, CG); A, Josh Carlson (5 K, 4 BB)
Leading hitters: M, Tyler Grunenwald 2×3; Mason Reinhardt 2×5; Garrett Pagel HR.
ROSHOLT – Adam Kluck struck out 13 in a complete-game performance as the Pacelli baseball downed Rosholt 7-5, handing the Hornets their first loss of the season.
Zach Jensen went 3 for 4 with two RBIs to lead the Cardinals, who also beat Bruce 10-2 in the Rosholt tournament. Kyle Rogers went 3 for 4 with a double and home run against Bruce.
Pacelli led Rosholt 6-0 in the fourth inning and held on. The Hornets had two runners on in the seventh before Kluck was able to end the threat.
Rosholt’s Caleb Bembenek went 2 for 4 with a double against Pacelli, and Heinrich Walder had a home run. The Hornets rebounded from the loss with a 12-2 win over Bruce in six innings.
Walder had the complete-game win against Bruce.
Pitchers: P, Adam Kluck (W, 13k, 3 BB, CG). R, Spencer Hahn (L, 4K, 3 BB, 4 IP), Spencer Bembenek (2 K, 2 BB, 2 IP).
Leading hitters: P, Zach Jensen 3×4, 2 RBIs; Tyler Nalbach, 2×3, 2 RBIs, Kluck 2B. R, Caleb Bembenek 2×4, 2B, HR; Heinrich Walder HR.
Pitchers: B, Graves (L, 6K, 1 BB, CG). P, Jake Phelps. (W, 7 K, 3 BB, 6 IP,), Matt Helms (2 K, 0 BB, 1 IP).
Leading hitters: B, Johnson, HR; Gunn 2×4. P, Tyler Nalbach 3×4; Kyle Rogers 3×4, 2B, HR, 2 RBIs, Jesse Raczek, 2B, Michael Flease 2B.
Pitchers: B, Mitch Johnson (L, 9 K, 12 BB, 4 IP). R, Heinrich Walder (W, 9K, 2 BB, CG).
Leading hitters: R, Nick Lemke 2 hits, 2B; Jared Richter 2 hits, 2B.
Sun Prairie Invite
SUN PRAIRIE – Jake Hartman went 3 for 4 with two RBIs as Wisconsiin Rapids edged Burlington 4-3 in the Raiders’ second game of the day.
Sun Prairie’s Ryan Curran held the Raiders to five hits in a 6-0 win.
Pitchers: SP, Ryan Curran (W, 4K, 1BB). WR, Brett Weinfurter (2 K, 3BB, CG)
Leading hitters: WR, Tyler Tesch 3 for 3. SP, Curran 2 for 3; Carter Brekke 2B; Marchese 3B.
Pitchers: WR, Derek Garski (W, 2 K, 2 BB GC). Bur, Wallace (4 K, 1 W, CG).
Leading hitters: Burl, Friend 2×3, 3B; Helnore 2×3, 2B. WR, Jake Hartman 3 for 4, 2B.
SPASH 23, Parker 2
SPASH 8, Holmen 0
MARSHFIELD – Cal Giese held Holmen to two hits in a complete-game performance as Stevens Point Area Senior High blanked Holmen 8-0 in the Panthers second game of the day.
Fourteen different players had at least one hit as the Panthers rolled to a 23-2 win over Janesville Parker in their opening game. SPASH had eight hits in an 11-run first inning in that game.
Pitchers: SP, Sterling King (W, 5 K, 4 BB, 4 IP), Noel Winch (2 K, 1 BB, 1 IP). Park, Mitch Betenlougue (L, 3 BB, O IP), Collin Powers (3K, 4 BB, 3 IP), Bob Muson ( 1K, 2 BB, 2 IP).
Leading hitters: SP, Eric Zelhofer 3×4, Kevin Slezak 2B, Mitch Mallek 2×3, 2B, 4 RBIs; Aaron Winch 2×3, 2B, HR. P, Tyler Brooks 2B, 3 RBIs.
Pitchers: Holm, Hunter Bush (L, 1K, 2.2 IP), John Sanchez (3 K, 2 BB, 2.1 IP), Tyler Shaw (1 BB 1 IP). SP, Cal Giese ( 12 K, 2 BB, CG).
Leading hitters: SP, Kevin Slezak 2×4, 2B (2), Mitch Mallek 2B, Sterling King 2×4, Aaron Nickel 2×4.
Record: SPASH 18-4
West Salem 0
WEST SALEM – Kody Learman homered in the third inning and doubled home two runs in the seventh, and Greenwood scored three unearned runs in the fifth.
Pitchers: G, Weston Wuethrich (W, 13K, 8BB). WS, Brody Rogala (L, 4K, BB, 3ER).
Leading hitters: G, Kody Learman 2×2, 2B, HR, 3RBI; Blake Sterland 2×3, 2B; Tyler Johnson 2×4.
Records: WS, 7-8; GW 10-2.