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On The Street
May 26, 2017
Baseball: Streaks season ends on a walk-off
The Osakis baseball team gave itself an opportunity of pulling off the slight upset in the 6AA opener on Thursday but fell in a 3-2 final at...
May 26, 2017 - 9:57am
May 24, 2017
Baseball: Weir sends Osakis into playoffs as walk-off winner
The Osakis baseball team won an 11-10 game on a walk-off hit from senior Zach Weir that erased a 10-8 deficit in the seventh and sent this team...
May 24, 2017 - 11:56am
May 19, 2017
Baseball: Silverstreaks falter late, fall to third-ranked Pierz
The Osakis baseball team faced a challenging opponent in No. 3 Pierz on Thursday. They led 1-0 for most of the game but couldn't hang on, as the Pioneers scored two in the sixth and three in the seventh to take a 5-1 win. We competed well against the No. 3-ranked team in the state,"...
May 19, 2017 - 10:56am
May 17, 2017
Baseball: Osakis win over SJP secures outright Prairie Conference title
A 17-1 win over St. John's Prep in five innings improved the Osakis baseball team's record to 11-5 overall, 8-2 in the Prairie Conference and 7-4 in Section 6AA play on Tuesday led by multiple-hit efforts from Brady Berberich, Hunter Infanger, Zach Weir, Jeff Piekarski and Reid DeWenter....
May 17, 2017 - 2:33pm
Long road to the diamond: Infanger overcomes 20 surgeries to pitch for Osakis
Isaac Infanger was a third-grader more than 1,000 miles from home at the Sinai Hospital in Baltimore recovering from another surgery in 2008....
May 17, 2017 - 6:00am
May 9, 2017
Baseball: Hinnenkamps' gem creates a tighter race atop the Prairie with Osakis
The Osakis baseball team had a chance to get a grip on the Prairie Conference lead but ran into one of the top pitchers in the league against...
May 9, 2017 - 9:15pm
May 3, 2017
Baseball: Hartshorn's blast sends Osakis home a winner
The Osakis baseball team got a no-hitter against St. John's Prep on April 28. Their next time on the field, the Silverstreaks used a walk-off...
May 3, 2017 - 12:10pm
April 29, 2017
Baseball: DeWenter leads no-hitter in shutout of SJP
The Osakis baseball team coasted to a 5-3 record at Faber Field in St. Cloud on Friday as the Silverstreaks got a combined no-hitter and jumped...
April 29, 2017 - 10:47am
April 26, 2017
Baseball: Osakis shuts out Browerville
The Osakis baseball team evened its record at 3-3 with a 5-0 win over Browerville-Eagle Valley on Tuesday in Browerville. Freshman Carter Rost took the win on the mound, allowing no runs on four hits and a walk while striking out five over six innings. "Carter pitched a great game...
April 26, 2017 - 10:32am
April 22, 2017
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
The Osakis baseball team saw a chance to move to 2-0 in the Prairie Conference slip through its fingers on Friday. The Silverstreaks led 3-2 going to the bottom of the seventh when a one-out walk came around to score after a stolen base and a base hit. Osakis took the lead back in...
April 22, 2017 - 12:50pm
April 13, 2017
Baseball: Osakis squeaks by with walk-off win over Staples-Motley
With a 4-4 ballgame heading into the bottom of the seventh Thursday against Staples-Motley, the Osakis baseball team had the three, four and...
April 13, 2017 - 9:58pm
April 12, 2017
Baseball: Osakis puts complete game together for first win
The Osakis baseball team got its first win on Tuesday night after getting a nice pitching performance from junior Reid DeWenter. DeWenter went...
April 12, 2017 - 11:10am
April 9, 2017
Baseball: Streaks gain valuable experience before conference play
The Osakis baseball team is 0-2 on the season after two games — the second of which being a 10-6 home loss on Friday to Sauk Centre — but head coach Shad Schmidt said the nonconference games they've played so far have been valuable for early improvement. "The good thing...
April 9, 2017 - 9:02pm
April 6, 2017
Baseball: Richards fans 13 as Lakers take opener over Osakis
The Osakis baseball team saved its best for last in the season opener on Thursday, but the damage had already been done in the early innings...
April 6, 2017 - 10:38pm
July 19, 2016
Herringshaw named Osakis baseball MVP
The high school baseball season quickly turned to Legion ball this summer, but with the season over for Osakis the Silverstreaks were finally...
July 19, 2016 - 3:50pm