West Central 10, Dell Rapids 1
West Central took advantage of seven Dell Rapids errors to pull away for a 10-1 high school baseball win on Friday, April 11, at Rickeman Field. West Central (2-0) outhit Dell Rapids 10-5 and made just one error.
Tim Wilhelmsen singled twice for Dell Rapids. Cody Nielsen doubled and scored on an RBI single by Brett Mogen in the second inning. Tanner Solberg also singled.
Riley Danielson, Dylan From, and Riley Schroder each had two hits for West Central.
Mogen took the pitching loss. He completed the first four innings and gave up three runs on five hits. Solberg pitched 1 1/3 innings of middle relief. He allowed seven runs on five hits. Joe Muston followed with 2/3 innings and gave up no runs on one hit. Josh Roemen finished the final inning and gave up no runs and no hits.
Dell Rapids (1-1) plays McCook Central on Monday, April 14. The April 13 game with Tea was postponed. A new date has not been set.
West Central 200 125 00 – 10 10 1
Dell Rapids 010 000 00 – 1 5 7
WC: Gabe Wiezorek, Matt Johannsen (7) and Jace Hanisch.
DR: Brett Mogen, Tanner Solberg (5), Joe Muston (6), Josh Roemen (7) and Cody Nielsen
West Central JV 21, Dell Rapids 4
West Central broke open a 6-4 game with 15 runs in the top of the fourth inning for a 21-4 win in junior varsity baseball action on Friday, April 11. Eight Dell Rapids errors – six in one inning – fueled the West Central rally. West Central finished with 10 hits. Dell Rapids had four hits.
Josh Roemen doubled and singled for Dell Rapids. Carter Gullickson singled and scored twice. Mason Peter singled and drove in a run.
West Central JV 312 (15) – 21 10 1
Dell Rapids JV 310 0 – 4 4 8
WC: Riley Danielson, Zach Dickenson (3) and Chase Habben.
DR: Trey Randel, Elijah Story (3), Dawson Kerzman (4), Josh Roemen (4) and Nate McKee.