Derek Pihlaja was 1-1 with a double and an RBI for the Central Lakes Raiders as they suffered a 13-3 and 10-0 sweep by St. Cloud Tech Saturday in Brainerd.
Pete Lukken was 2-2 with an RBI and Hunter Young was 2-3 for the Raiders.
“We gave up too many free bases in that second game,” said Raiders head coach Pat held. “St. Cloud Tech is very good; they’ve got some guys that can really hit. And we’re traveling so much our guys are just getting worn out.”
St. Cloud Tech 13 14 1
Central Lakes 3 7 2
WP: Jake Lindenfelser. LP: Bryan Yackley.
St. Cloud Tech 10 6 1
Central Lakes 0 3 3
WP: Tyler Cweibohmer. LP: Sean Dormanen. 2B: CLC-Derek Pihlaja. Division: CLC 3-11. Overall: CLC 7-37. Next: Central Lakes vs. St. John’s JV at Mills Field (2) 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.