RRC/WWG 001 000 0 = 1-4-2
YME 017 000 x = 8-9-1
Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove fell victim to one big inning Monday afternoon, taking an 8-1 loss to Yellow Medicine East at Granite Falls.
YME led 1-0 after two innings, but the Falcons briefly tied the game in the top of the third. Isaac Simonson reached on an error and scored on a Luke Willhite single.
But the Sting struck for seven runs in the bottom of the third, sending 11 hitters to the plate and stringing together six hits, an error and a hit batsman.
The Falcons had just three baserunners over the final four innings, finishing the game with four hits.
Willhite took the pitching loss, allowing seven runs on six hits in 2-1/3 innings. He struck out two.
Next games: Check for updates after each meet.
Windom: at Section 3AA Tourney, May 29
MLAC: at MCC (Slayton), May 25
RRC/WWG: vs. RCW (at Lamberton), May 25