Tri-Valley 16U scored three times in the fourth for an 8-5 win over Flandreau at home on Monday, July 12th.
Flandreau scored the first two runs of the game. They got a run in the top of the first and one in the top of the second for a 2-0 lead. Tri-Valley then scored five times in the bottom of the second inning. Holden Rise drew a bases-loaded walk, and Lawson Loiseau scored on an error to tie the game. Beau Keith had a two-run single, and Kaden Egger stole home for a 5-2 lead after two innings.
Flandreau got two runs back in the top of the third inning and then tied the game with a run in the top of the fourth. Tri-Valley, however, scored three times with two outs which proved to be the game-winning runs. Cole Focken had a two-run single, and Mason Hendrixson had an RBI single for the 8-5 advantage.
Focken had two hits, one a double, and two RBIs. Keith had a hit and two RBIs. Hendrixson had a hit and an RBI. Everett Althoff and Duncan Snethen both had singles. Egger and Rise each had an RBI. Keith pitched four innings allowing four earned runs on eight hits with five walks and five strikeouts. Egger pitched three innings allowing two hits with one walk and five strikeouts.