A-R earns first victory
HARTLEY — The Armstrong-Ringsted baseball team opened the season with a 10-3 victory over Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn on Wednesday.
The Mustangs scored four runs in the first inning and also had five insurance runs in the seventh on only six hits.
At the plate, Shaun Ash was 1-3 with a double and three RBIs. Dillion McBride was 1-4 with a triple and an RBI.
Ridge Christiansen earned the win as he pitched six innings, gave up three hits and two runs, struck out 10 battkers and walked two.
Ethan Eisenbacher pitched teh final inning, giving up one hit, one run, one walk and striking out one batter.
A-R (1-0) hosts Twin River Valley in a doubleheader next Wednesday.
A-R 400 100 4 – 10 6 3
HMS 101 000 1 – 3 4 2
A-R – McBride (WP). HMS – n/a.