SPORTS NEWS JULY 16 2014
The Forest City baseball team opened the 2A district tournament with a 5-1 win over Central Springs Tuesday night at home. In a game heard on KIOW, Jeff Andersen scattered 5 hits, striking out 8 Panthers. Tanner Thompson had 2 doubles, 3 RBI and 4 total hits, with Jordan True adding 3 hits. The Indians will take on Eagle Grove, an 10-2 upset winner over top-seeded West Fork, Saturday night in the district final in Forest City. Join Orin Harris for the live play by play from Forest City High School Saturday night, with pregame at 6:50, and first pitch at 7 PM. Forest City Indian baseball Saturday night on KIOW and KIOW.com.
The Lake Mills baseball team defeated North Iowa 15-0 in 4 innings. Josh Peters got the win on the mound, allowing just one hit in 4 innings of work. Taylor Throne and Paul Pins each had 3 hits at the plate. Lake Mills will take on Riceville, a 4-0 winner over West Hancock Thursday night. Join AJ Taylor for the live play by play from Lake Mills, with pregame at 6:50, and first pitch Thursday night at 7 PM. Lake Mills baseball tomorrow night on KIOW and KIOW.com.
Other tournament baseball scores:
Rockford 10, Belmond-Klemme 0 6 innings
Newman Catholic 13, CAL 0 5 innings
New Hampton 10, Osage 4
Bishop Garrigan 15, Harris-Lake Park 0 4 innings
AGWSR 16, Nashua-Plainfield 15 8 innings
Roland-Story 8, Iowa Falls-Alden 1
Dike-New Hartford 4, Hampton-Dumont 2
North Union 11, Storm Lake St. Mary’s 3
Janesville 10, North Butler 6