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Archive - Jun 19, 2018


Brewers drop two

The Glencoe Brewers dropped to 4-8 on the season after losing a pair of Crow River Valley League home games to Green Isle and Waconia last week.
Glencoe lost 15-0 to Green Isle on Thursday, June 14, committing six errors while logging just five hits. Cameron Chap collected the Brewers’ lone extra base hit with a double.
Starting pitcher Colt Trebesch went 5-1/3 innings and took the loss.
A five-run rally in the seventh was equally matched by visiting Waconia in the ninth as Glencoe lost 13-8 to the Lakers on Sunday, June 17.

Blue Jays take two wins

The Plato Blue Jays upped their record to 6-1 overall with a pair of wins last week.
Plato, which had taken a nine-day hiatus from the basepaths, returned to action with a 12-7 win at Cologne on Friday, June 15.
Starting pitcher Adam Prehn earned his third win of the season after allowing one earned run and striking out five in five innings of work.
Matt Odegaard hit two home runs, drove in six runs and scored three times to spearhead the Blue Jay offense. Tyler Lang also hit a homer, drove in dive runs and scored once.

Bruins snag two victories

The Brownton Bruins went 2-1 last week, blanking Twin Town and recording a big win at Carver before closing out the week with a loss at Hamburg.
Lucas Doelger and Grant Baumetz each drove in a pair of runs to pace the Brownton attack to a 10-0 shellacking of the Twin Town Hounds in a non-league game on Wednesday, June 13. Starting pitcher Nick Heller struck out seven in a seven-inning complete game victory.
Brownton followed that win up with its biggest triumph of the season, handing the circuit first loss of the season to Crow River Valley League leader Carver, 8-5, on Saturday, June 16.

Local Legion, VFW teams have begun their seasons

The summer season has begun for both the Plato American Legion Post 641 and the Glencoe VFW Post 5102 baseball teams.
Post 641 opened its season with a 2-1 record after blanking Sibley East on Wednesday, June 13, and splitting a doubleheader against Norwood Young America the next day.
Korey Johnson toed the rubber for Plato against Sibley East and earned a complete-game 2-0 win. He struck out 13 while walking none and allowing just three hits over seven innings of work. He also drove in one run while at the plate.