PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Salfer scores run that lifts Rabbits to win vs. Lakers
SACRED HEART – Caleb Salfer scored the game-winning run on a passed ball in the 12th inning as Wabasso outlasted Lakeview on Thursday in an elimination game at the Class A Baseball Section 3 Tournament.
Wabasso got on the board first in the third inning, after Neil Eichten brought home Beau Taylor on a RBI single.
Seth Boerboom scored the lone run for the Lakers in the fourth inning. On the mound, Boerboom pitched all 12 innings for Lakeview. He finished with ten strikeouts in the game.
Nick Altermatt goot the win for Wabasso, throwing seven innings of relief. He struck out seven batters, and allowed just five hits.
With the win, the Rabbits advance in the Class A Section 3 Tournament. Wabasso plays MACCRAY at 2 p.m. today in Sacred Heart.
The loss ended the season for the Lakers.
HITTING: Wabasso (Neil Eichten 1-for-5, single, RBI; Beau Taylor 1-for-3, single, run); Lakeview (Jacob Rausch 1-for-6, single; Seth Boerboom 1-for-6, single, run).
PITCHING (IP-H-R-ER-BB-SO): Wabasso (Josh Altermatt 5-2-0-0-3-4; Nick Altermatt (W) 7-5-1-0-4-7); Lakeview (Seth Boerboom 12-2-1-3-10).
NEXT GAME: Wabasso (Today vs. MACCRAY).