Area baseball roundup: Scotland/Menno nips Parkston/Ethan/Tripp on walk-off

The Daily Republic, Mitchell, S.D.
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Apr. 25—SCOTLAND — Treyton Sayler's walk-off double lifted Scotland/Menno past Parkston/Ethan/Tripp 6-4 Sunday in high school baseball action.

PET jumped out to a 3-0 lead, capped by an RBI single by Landon Sudbeck in the second inning, but the Trappers came back with a three-run third on a bases-loaded double by Austin Pillsbury.

Pillsbury, Sayler, Dawson Bietz and Jacob Schott each had a hit for Scotland/Menno (1-5), while Schott scattered three earned runs on six hits and four strikeouts over five innings.

Sudbeck gave up three earned runs on three hits in four innings, while fanning 10 for PET (5-2). Ty Neugebauer and Isaak Bialas had two hits apiece.

The Trappers host Wagner Wednesday in Menno. PET faces Chamberlain/Kimball/Lyman Tuesday in Chamberlain.

Howard 9, WWSSC 6

WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Howard built a 9-1 lead held off a seventh-inning rally by Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central Sunday.

Jace Sifore led the Tigers at the plate, going 2-for-4 with three BIs, while Jaxom Kampshoff also drove in a pair of runs. Colby Claussen added two hits. Jack Neises allowed one earned run on one hit and struck out five in five innings on the mound.

Carson Hainy, Draven Thompson and Dylan Schimke each drove in two runs, while Tyler Kole allowed three earned runs on three hits and six walks in five innings and fanned six for the Blackhawks..

Howard (5-0) hosts Webster Area Friday in Canova. WWSSC (1-6) faces Webster and Hamlin May 2 in Bryant.

Gregory County 10, Lead-Deadwood 0

GREGORY — Trey Murry surrendered one hit and struck out 11 batters as Gregory County blanked Lead-Deadwood Sunday.

Gannon Thomas drove in two runs and Rhoss Oliver knocked in another as Gregory County needed six hits to score 10 runs.

Cody Rakow allowed seven earned runs on four hits and four walks and had 10 strikeouts in 4 2/3 innings for the Golddiggers.

Gregory County (5-1) hosts Winner/Colome May 2 in Gregory. Lead-Deadwood hosts Bennett County Saturday.

McCook 12, Baltic 9

BALTIC — Jackson Remmers drove in six runs as McCook outlasted Baltic in high school baseball action Saturday.

Remmers plated a run on an RBI single in the fourth and then cleared the bases with a three-run double in the top of the sixth to give the Borros an 11-6 lead. Bobby Koepsell also added a pair of RBIs, while Braeden Kerkhove, Jacob Wagner and Trevor Hansen each drove in a run.

Trey Claussen, Hansen, Kerkhove and Remmers all had two hits apiece.

Koepsell picked up the win, allowing three earned runs on four hits and struck out seven in 4 2/3 innings of work.

Riley Schultz went 3-for-3 with three RBIs in defeat for Baltic (2-9).

McCook (2-1) hosted Dell Rapids St. Mary Sunday. The Bulldogs host Baltic Monday.

PGDCWLCS 21, Chamberlain/Kimball/Lyman 11

PLATTE — Platte-Geddes/Dakota Christian/White Lake/Corsica-Stickney's Aiden Bultje totaled four RBIs to outlast Chamberlain/Kimball/Lyman in a high-scoring affair Friday.

The Honkers notched two six-run innings, as Bultje started the first with an RBI double in the first inning. Adam Joachim added three RBIs, while Kane Knudson and Hayes Rabenberg had two RBIs apiece.

Bultje and Myles Kott both went three innings on the mound for PGDCWLCS (3-1), combining to allow four earned runs on seven hits and six walks, while striking out 12.

Cam Caldwell drove in six runs for CKL (0-5), including a grand slam in the top of the fifth. Blake Leiferman added a pair of RBIs on a pair of hits, while Dakota Munger was 2-for-3 with an RBI.

The Honkers host Winner/Colome Monday in Platte. Chamberlain/Kimball/Lyman hosts Parkston/Ethan/Tripp Tuesday in Chamberlain.

Parkston/Ethan/Tripp 8, Beresford 7

PARKSTON — Jay Storm hit a walk-off double as Parkston/Ethan/Tripp nipped Beresford Friday.

Beresford scored all seven of its runs in the first two innings to grab a 7-0 lead, but PET (5-1) slowly climbed back in the game with two three-run frames and Kade Bialas eventually tied the game with an RBI double in the bottom of the sixth.

Isaak Bialas went 2-for-4 with an RBI, while Logan Heidinger also drove in a run. Ty Neugebauer earned the win, after not allowing a run on one hit and struck out five in 5 1/3 innings of relief.

Cody Klungseth went 2-for-3 with three RBIs for the Watchdogs, while Kaleb Bickett had two RBIs. Three Beresford (4-4) pitchers allowed five earned runs on six hits and five walks, while fanning five.