ELC?JV?falls to Lions
The Estherville Lincoln Central Junior Varsity Baseball Team lost 11-5 to Central Lyon on Thursday.
Riley Strenge pitched three innings and gave up six runs (five earned) on six hits with four strikeouts and two walks. Derek Nieland pitched three innings and gave up five runs (three earned) on four hits with five strikeouts and three walks.
Strenge was 3-3 at the pate with a triple, an RBI and two stolen bases. Tim Greving was 3-3 with two runs and Austin Egeland was 2-3 with a run.
ELC?JV?SB defeats E'burg
The Estherville Lincoln Central Junior Varsity Softball Team improved to 14-2 with a 7-5 win over Emmetsburg on Thursday.
Liz Brashear was the winning pitcher. In five innings, she gave up five runs (two earned) on five hits with four strikeouts and six walks.
At the plate, Caitlyn Clayton was 3-3 with a solo home run, two runs and an RBI. Megan Jensen was 1-3 with two RBIs. Shayla King was 1-2 with a double, two runs and an RBI. Carson Gjerde was 1-2 with a run and an RBI.
ELC freshmen finish season
The Estherville Lincoln Central Freshman Baseball Team split its final two games of the season on Thursday.
The Midgets won game one 10-0 and lost the second game 5-4.
Carsten Bosch was the winning pitcher in the first game. He pitched four innings, faced 16 batters and struck out three batters while giving up one hit and one walk.
At the plate, Hayden Dowding was 3-3 with a run and an RBI. Michael McCauley was 2-2 with a run and an RBI. Bosch was 2-4 with a run and two RBIs. Chase Bonner and Rodrick Fuller each went 1-2 with a double and an RBI Hunter King was 1-2 with a run and an RBI. Danny Christensen was 1-4 with a run and Zach Humble scored two runs.
ELC lost the second game 5-4. King took the loss. In five innings, he faced 24 batters and gave up five earned runs on seven hits with three strikeouts and two walks.
Christensen was 2-3 with a run, a double and an RBI. Josh Olson was 1-1 with a run. Bryce Man was 1-3 with two RBIs and Dalton Christoffer was 1-3 with an RBI. Fuller and Sergio Osornio each scored a run.
The ELC freshmen finish the season with a 17-5 record. Team members are Justin Heinrichs, Michael McCauley, Hayden Dowding, Zach Humble, Josh Olson, Lee Christensen, Jack Brashear, Danny Christensen, Darian Stein, Hunter King, Carsten Bosch, Alex Miller, Rodrick Fuller, Dalton Christoffer, Bryce Mann, Sergio Osornio and Chas Bonner. The squad is coached by Ryan Rezac.