Mayville 4, Laconia 1: A rough first inning cost the Spartans as they fell to the Cardinals in Flyway Conference play.
Mayville scored three runs in the first and never gave up that lead, allowing only four hits to Laconia.
Nick Bates picked up the win on the mound for the Cards, while Taylor Weisnicht took the loss for the Spartans despite a 12-strikeout performance. Jacob Schellpfeffer was 2-for-4 with two doubles and two runs to pace Mayville at the plate. Ryan Luehring added two hits and Bates had a double.
Mayville…300 010 0 — 4 6 1
Laconia…000 100 0 — 1 4 0
WP: Bates (3 k, 1 bb).
LP: Weisnicht (12 k, 1 bb).
Leading hitters: Mayville — Schellpfeffer 2×4 (2 2b, 2 r), Bates 1×3 (2b, r), Luehring 2×3.