COLD SPRING — A three-run seventh inning propelled the Brainerd VFW team to a 5-3 victory over Sauk Rapids Tuesday in the semifinals of the District 6 tournament.
Brainerd used two walks , three singles and a Sauk Rapids’ error to advance to the next round.
Drew Sannes was 2-3 with a double and a run scored. Logan McElfresh was 2-4 with two RBIs and Nate DeChaine went 1-3 with an RBI and a run scored.
Sannes pitched the complete game victory. He allowed the three runs on eight hits and five walks. He struck out six.
Sauk Rapids 3 8 1
Brainerd 5 7 1
WP: Drew Sannes. LP: Charlie Oltz. 2B: Brd-Sannes. Next: Brainerd vs. St. Cloud Blue/Little Falls winner in the District 6 tournament at Cold Spring 5 p.m. Wednesday.