Warriors top Cardinals to pick up first league win
LAKE MILLS — Alex Ryan struck out seven over six strong innings and Carter Schneider had three hits, scoring twice in the Lakeside Lutheran baseball team’s 7-1 Capitol North victory over visiting Columbus on Friday.
Schneider scored on a wild pitch in the fourth as Lakeside (5-6, 1-4 in conference) tied it 1-1.
Logan Pampel and Ryan scored on Schneider’s 2-run double to left an inning later. Schneider crossed home on an error to make it 4-1 Warriors.
Jacob Freson and Ryan had RBI singles in the sixth.
Nathan Chesterman went 2 for 3 with a double.
Ryan allowed two hits, walked one and gave up an unearned run.
Lakeside Lutheran hosts Johnson Creek on Monday in nonconference play beginning at 5 p.m.
LAKESIDE LUTHERAN 7, COLUMBUS 1
Columbus 010 000 0 — 1 2 4
Lakeside 000 133 X — 7 9 2
Pitching (ip-h-er-bb-so) — C, Kirchberg 4.1-4-3-3-5, Minnick 1.2-5-2-1-2; LL, Ryan 6-2-0-1-7, Uttech 1-0-0-0-1
Leading hitters — Schneider (LL) 3x4, 2B, Chesterman (LL) 2x3, 2B