Strong Pitching and Lots of Offense
Kokomo Jackrabbits 5 Battle Creek Bombers 3
Jakob Marsee (Central Michigan) walked, singled, scored once, and brought in a run for the Kokomo Jackrabbits in their 5-3 win against the Battle Creek Bombers. Ryan Ellis (St. Mary’s) walked, singled twice, and scored a run. Raymond Hillbrich (Purdue-Northwest) singled, doubled, and scored a run for Battle Creek.
Kenosha Kingfish 12 Traverse City Pit Spitters 0
Bryant Bagshaw (Minot State) threw seven scoreless innings as the Kenosha Kingfish shut out the Traverse City Pit Spitters 12-0. Luke Stephenson (Elon University) walked, singled, and hit a grand slam. The Pit Spitters recorded three hits.
Kalamazoo Growlers 5 Rockford Rivets 3
Devin Burkes (University of Kentucky) singled twice, scored once, and brought in a run in the Kalamazoo Growlers’ 5-3 win over the Rockford Rivets. Jake Gelof (University of Virginia) hit three singles and scored a run. Wade Elliott (Grayson College) singled, tripled, and brought in a run for the Rivets.
Wisconsin Woodchucks 8 Green Bay Booyah 3
Harrison Long (State College of Florida, Manatee–Sarasota) singled, doubled, and hit his first home run of the season as the Wisconsin Woodchucks defeated the Green Bay Booyah 8-3. Stephen Reid (Georgia Tech) walked, singled, and homered. Dayson Croes (Quincy University) singled and homered for the Booyah.
Mankato MoonDogs 6 Waterloo Bucks 5
The Mankato MoonDogs scored six runs in the sixth inning en route to a 6-5 win against the Waterloo Bucks. Jacob Wilson (Grand Canyon University) singled twice, scored once, and brought in a run. Jalen Smith (University of California, Davis) walked, hit three singles, scored twice, and brought in a run for Waterloo.
Fond du Lac Dock Spiders 6 Lakeshore Chinooks 3
McGwire Holbrook (West Virginia University) singled, doubled, and scored a run in the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders 6-3 win over the Lakeshore Chinooks. Connor Blake (Illinois Tech) singled twice and brought in a run. Five Lakeshore batters each had two hits.
Bismarck Larks 6 Rochester Honkers 5
Spencer Sarringar (Northern State University) walked, hit four singles, scored once, and brought in two runs for the Bismarck Larks in their 6-5 victory against the Rochester Honkers. Jordan Sagedahl (South Dakota State University) was hit by a pitch and hit a home run. Otto Grimm (University of Minnesota) walked and homered for the Honkers.
Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 3 Madison Mallards 0
Ben Schoneman IV (Colorado School of Mines) pitched 6 ⅔ shutout innings as the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters blanked the Madison Mallards. EJ Exposito (Long Island University) singled and homered. Liam Moreno (Missouri State University) and Zach Storbakken (Madison College) each had three hits for the Mallards.
Willmar Stingers 9 Duluth Huskies 1
The Willmar Stingers scored five runs in the fifth inning en route to a 9-1 win against the Duluth Huskies. Derek Hackman (South Dakota State University) walked twice, singled twice, scored once, and brought in three runs. Mike Boeve (University of Nebraska-Omaha) singled twice, doubled, and scored the Huskies’ lone run.
St. Cloud Rox 10 Eau Claire Express 1
Jordan Barth (Augustana University) singled, doubled, scored twice, and brought in four runs as the St. Cloud Rox defeated the Eau Claire Express 10-1. Jack Steil (University of Nebraska) singled and homered. Anthony Chavez (Cal State University, Chico) hit three singles for Eau Claire.
Saturday, July 31
Rockford Rivers @ Battle Creek Bombers 6:35pm ET
Kokomo Jackrabbits @ Traverse City Pit Spitters 7:05pm ET
Eau Claire Express @ La Crosse Loggers 6:05pm CT
Rochester Honkers @ St. Cloud Rox 6:05pm CT
Kalamazoo Growlers @ Kenosha Kingfish 6:05pm CT
Madison Mallards @ Green Bay Booyah 6:35pm CT
Bismarck Larks @ Waterloo Bucks 6:35pm CT
Fond du Lac Dock Spiders @ Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 6:35pm CT
Wisconsin Woodchucks @ Lakeshore Chinooks 6:35pm CT
Duluth Huskies @ Willmar Stingers 7:05pm CT