FORT RIPLEY - Nick Jelacie went 3-for-5 with three doubles, a run scored and an RBI as Fort Ripley defeated St. Mathias 8-4 Sunday.
Ethan Branum was the winning pitcher for the Rebels. Brett Kramer pitched the final three innings to pick up a save.
Joe Tautges accounted for half of the Devils' runs with a first-inning, two-run homer while Matt Siegel finished with a double and RBI.
St. Mathias 4 11 2
Fort Ripley 8 9 3
WP: Ethan Branum. LP: Brandon Owen. SV: Brett Kramer. 2B: FR-Nick Jelacie 3; SM-Matt Siegel. HR: SM-Joe Tautges.
Harding 8, Braves 2
HARDING - Dan Rocheleau tossed a complete game with seven strikeouts and aided his cause at the plate with two hits, including a home run and three RBIs, as Harding defeated the Brainerd Braves 8-2 Sunday.
Steve Athman was 3-for-4 with a double and three runs for the Dinosaurs.
Nate Foss led the Braves, finishing 3-4 with a double and a run.
Brainerd 2 8 4
Harding 8 14 1
WP: Dan Rocheleau. LP: John Riewer. 2B: B-Nate Foss; H-Curt Caughey, Steve Athman. HR: Dan Rocheleau.
Brewers 3, Bulldogs 1
PIERZ - The Pierz Brewers downed the Pierz Bulldogs 3-1 in the first game of a doubleheader Sunday at Legion Park.
Mike Pohlkamp pitched seven innings of four-hit shutout baseball for the win. Mike Weber nailed down the save.
Weber drove in two runs for the Brewers with a sixth-inning two-out single and a sacrifice fly in the eighth. Anthony Turk and Breck Weber each had two hits for the Brewers.
The Bulldogs scored their only run on Jeff Riley's RBI single in the eighth.
Pierz Brewers 3 9 0
Pierz Bulldogs 1 5 2
WP: Mike Pohlkamp. LP: Peter Herman. SV: Michael Weber. 2B: Br-Anthony Turk.
Brewers 3, Bulldogs 2
PIERZ - The Pierz Brewers completed their sweep of the Bulldogs with a 3-2 win in the second game of their doubleheader Sunday.
Anthony Turk went the distance, striking out seven, to get the win.
The Brewers built a 3-0 lead, but the Bulldogs scored twice in the sixth to cut it to 3-2 and loaded the bases with two outs in the ninth but failed to score.
Bulldogs 2 6 4
Brewers 3 4 3
WP: Anthony Turk. LP: Paul Herman. 2B: Bulldogs-Preston Loidolt.
Foley 9, Buckman 7
FOLEY - Jeremy Monson hit a two-run homer but Buckman could not overcome Foley, losing 9-7 to the Outlaws Sunday.
Mark Kahl finished 2-for-4 with two runs scored while Monson took the loss on the mound.
Buckman 7 8 3
Foley 9 12 0
WP: Mark Heise. LP: Jeremy Monson. HR: B-Jeremy Monson.
Sobieski 8, Cuyuna 3
SOBIESKI - John Hoge went 2-for-4 with an RBI as Cuyuna Range lost to Sobieski 8-3 Sunday.
Mark Hoge scored a run and had an RBI for the Miners while Mac Jones took the loss.
Cuyuna Range 3 4 3
Sobieski 8 10 3
WP: Simon Waltman. LP: Mac Jones.
Buckman 8, Opole 5
OPOLE - Joe Kahl was 2-for-5 with a pair of RBIs as Buckman picked up an 8-5 road victory over Opole Saturday.
Gary Boros hit a solo home run for the Billygoats while Todd Robinson picked up the win by pitching a complete game.
Buckman 8 8 2
Opole 5 11 3
WP: Todd Robinson. LP: Jake Eichten. HR: B-Gary Boros.
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