A’s rout Willmar

WILLMAR -Marshall put up double digits for the third straight contest with a 17-5, seven-inning victory over Willmar Tuesday night.

Ben Korger led the team offensively with four RBI while they got three each from Jarred Carlson and Andrew Kinney.

Zach Olson and Ryan Engles each had two RBI to go with one from Brandan Alfson and Jason Minett.

Leo Zerr, Alfson and Olson each recorded a double in the contest.

Jordon Kontz picked up the win on the mound, pitching four innings and striking out four while walking two.

Zerr worked two innings and recorded a strikeout and Kinney worked the final inning and tallied three strikeouts.

Todd Greg took the loss for Willmar, pitching 2 1-3 innins and surrendering 10 walks against just two strikeouts.

Marshall will take on the Sacred Heart Saints July 8 at 7:30 p.m.

Marshall 17, Willmar 5

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Hitting: Willmar (Ditterich 3-for-4, two RBI, run; Brower 1-for-5, RBI; Hatch 1-for-4, RBI; Busch 1-for-4, RBI; Gregg 1-for-4, double, run; Anderson 1-for-3, two runs; Weiss 0-for-2, run; Oestrich 1-for-4) Marshall (Korger 1-for-3, four RBI, three runs; Carlson 1-for-2, three RBI, two runs; Olson 2-for-3, double, two RBI, runs; Minett 0-for-3, RBI, two runs; Alfson 1-for-1, RBI, two runs; Engels 0-for-3, two RBI, run; Zerr 1-for-1, double, run; Sanders 1-for-2)

Pitching: Willmar (Gregg 2 1/3-4-12-12-10-2; Hatch 3 2/3-4-5-4-7-2) Marshall (Kontz 4-3-1-1-2-4; Zerr 2-4-3-2-3-1; Kinney 1-2-1-0-1-3).