Sunday June 21st at St. Benedict
Prior Lake 8 St. Benedict 7
The Prior Lake Mudcats scored two in the 9th inning to beat the St. Benedict Saints 8-7 on Fathers Day. The scoring in the game started in the first for Prior Lake as Ben Morrison was hit by a pitch, and Levi Schneider doubled off starter Jeremy Heitkamp. Morrison scored on a Cole Bjorge sacrifice fly. In the bottom of the first, Jeremy Heitkamp singled, and scored on a Michael Pauly Home run off of starter Andrew Gabbard for Prior Lake. The Mudcats scored three in the third off hits by Morrison and Schneider and an error. Jake Lehrer singled in two runs. Bjorge scored on a groundout by Tony Adderley. St. Benedict scored four unearned runs in the fourth after two were out and nobody on. A walk to Nick Heitkamp, Dave Hartmann reach on an error. Singles by Jeremy Heitkamp,Chris Hartmann, Pauly, and Johnny Dittman plated the four runs. The Mudcats tied it in the 5th on a two out hit by pitch to Jake Lehrer, a ground rule double by Greg Faue. Singles by Adderley and Brad Schoenrock tied the game. In the Bottom of the 7th, St. Benedict had lead off singles by Tanner Oakes and Mitchell Martin off reliever Ben Morrison. With one outNick Heitkamp singled in the go ahead run. In the ninth off of reliever Michael Pauly, Faue drew a one out walk. Adderley walked and Schoenrock was hit by a pitch to load the bases. Tony Loehr delivered a two run single to right field scoring pinch runner Isaac Saad and Adderley for the final runs of the game.
Batting PL-Schneider 3 hits, Tony Adderley 2 hits 2rbi; Jake Lehrer 1 hit, 2hbp, 2rbi. Tony Loehr hit 2rbi
Pitching Andrew Gabbard 6 ip 2 er; Morrison 3 ip, 3 k
Batting- St. Benedict Heitkamp, C. Hartmann, Pauly, Oakes all with 2 hits. Pauly 3 rbi
Pitching- Heitkamp 6 ip Pauly 3 IP 5 k’s
WP- Morrison LP Pauly