Class B Roundup: Surrey, Washburn/Wilton-CS win

Jun. 2—JAMESTOWN — The Surrey Mustangs scored three runs in the sixth inning to give them a 6-4 win over Bottineau High School in the seventh-place game on Saturday, June 1, at Jack Brown Stadium.

The Braves (9-8) opened the scoring two batters in the top of the first before the Mustangs responded with one of their own in the bottom of the first to tie the game up at one. The Braves retook the lead on a single in the second to go up 2-1 and the score stayed that way until the third when the Mustangs tied it up at two.

The Braves continued to punch back though as in the fourth the Braves' Carson Haerer scored on a passed ball to take a 3-2 lead. After the Mustangs once again tied the game up, Haerer came up clutch once again with a single to push his team in front 4-3. The senior finished the day going 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs.

The biggest hit of the day came off the bat of Isaac Sherven who hit a triple to score three runs and push the Mustangs (9-12) in front 6-4.

BHS 4, SHS 6

BHS: 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 — 4 8 2

SHS: 1 0 1 0 1 3 X — 6 6 4

Washburn/Wilton/Center-Stanton hangs on for win over Des Lacs-Burlington

The Washburn/Wilton/Center-Stanton Cardinals scored four runs in the first two innings combined and that was enough to see them get a 4-3 win over Des Lacs-Burlington in the fifth-place game of the 2024 NDHSAA Class B Baseball State Tournament.

The Cardinals did not wait long to open the scoring as five batters into the first inning they were up 2-0. The Cardinals added two more in the second inning on a single and a sacrifice fly to take a 4-0 lead.

The Lakers took advantage of an error in the third inning when Braylon Fisher hit a single and then moved all the way to third on the error while two runs came home to cut the deficit to 4-2. Three pitches into the next at-bat Fisher was brought home on a sacrifice fly to cut the deficit to 4-3.

On the mound, the Cardinals' Jarrett Henke pitched a complete game three-hitter, giving up three earned runs while striking out six hitters and walking two. The Lakers starter was Ausin Kilbourn who pitched three innings giving up three earned runs on seven hits while walking one hitter.


WWCS: 2 2 0 0 0 0—4 9 2

DLB: 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 — 3 3 3