The Forest City baseball team defeated Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 5-0 on Saturday night in a Class 2A district final. Ben Midtgaard doubled in Jordan Spooner for the game’s first run, and Ryan Saarie added an RBI double in the second. Colton Shipman pitched 6⅔ innings striking out 10, walking none and allowing just 4 hits. Midtgaard struck out the final batter of the game to secure the win for the Indians. Forest City advances to Tuesday’s substate final in Fort Dodge where the Indians will face Kuemper-Catholic at 7pm for a spot in the Class 2A state tournament.
Other Saturday Baseball Scores:
Bishop Garrigan 8 , Lake Mills 3 ( 8 Innings)
Newman Catholic 11 , West Fork 1
Kee, Lansing 5 , Saint Ansgar 4