Sports roundup from Saturday, August 3
LEGION DIVISION I STATE TOURNAMENT
St. Cloud Chutes 4, Alexandria 1
The Alexandria Post 87 Legion baseball team saw its summer come to an end yesterday with a 4-1 loss to the St. Cloud Chutes.
St. Cloud's Logan Schramel threw nine solid innings to pick up the win. He held Alexandria to just the one run by working his way around eight hits and a walk. Nick Knoblach started for Post 87 and worked 7 1/3 innings. Knoblach allowed four runs, all earned, on 11 hits and three walks. He struck out three before Mitch Thompson came on with one out in the eighth and worked a clean 1 2/3 innings.
Toby Helgeson had three of Alexandria's eight hits in the game. Ben Allen drove in his team's only run on a 1-for-3 day at the plate.
REGION 14C BASEBALL TOURNAMENT
Carlos 10, Staples 1
The Carlos Cougars will have to punch a ticket to state the hard way if they are going to get it done after the Cougars fell 9-5 to Detroit Lakes in the opening round of the Region 14C tournament on Friday night.
Carlos responded with a 10-1 win over Staples on Saturday in the loser's bracket. The Cougars will play in another elimination game today at 2 p.m. in Perham when they match up with Resorters East foe Clarissa for the fifth time this season. Carlos is 4-0 against the Flyers on the summer.
REGION 16C BASEBALL TOURNAMENT
Fergus Falls 11, Brandon-Evansville 8; Brandon-Evansville 9, Huntersville 1
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs will have to climb through the loser's bracket in the Region 16C tournament after falling to Fergus Falls in an 11-8 game after beating Huntersville 9-1 on Saturday.
The Bluedogs will try to keep their season alive when they play Urbank-Parkers Prairie today in Urbank. First pitch is set for 11 a.m.
Alexandria 4, Duluth 3
The Blue Anchors won a 4-3 game against Duluth on Saturday as Spencer Koopmans pitched 5 2/3 innings and only gave up 3 runs on 6 hits.
Georgie Salem had another big game with his fifth home run of the summer. He finished 2-for-4 with a walk, two runs scored and an RBI. Tim Cusick was 2-for-3 with two walks and an RBI.