Mustangs ride past Knights
ARMSTRONG — Graettinger/Terril’s 1-0 lead didn’t last long against Armstrong-Ringsted as the Mustangs defeated the Knights 12-1 in five innings on Monday.
G/T’s lone run came when Cody Dyhrkopp reached base on an error, moved to second on a sacrifice bunt by Taylor Harris and scored on a single by Dalton Perrin.
A-R answered with four runs in the bottom of the inning, added two each in the second and third and put together another four-run inning in the fourth.
Ethan Eisenbacher pitched a two-hit game with five strikeouts and four walks.
Harris took the loss for the Knights. He gave up 10 hits and six walks with one strikeout.
At the plate, Dalton Perrin was 1-2 with a walk and an RBI.
Mitch Girres was 1-2 with a double
G/T (5-10, 2-5) played at Corwith-Wesley-Luverne on Tuesday, the Knights travel to Bancroft for a doubleheader with North Sentral Kossuth on Friday.
A-R hosted Spirit Lake on Tuesday and play at Harris-Lake Park today.
G/T 100 00 – 1 2 3
A-R 422 4x – 12 10 2
G/T – Harris (LP) and Perrin. A-R – Eisenbacher (WP) and C. Tigges.