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Eagles split games over the weekend

The Morris Eagles split games in action this past weekend, cleaning house against Rosen on Saturday, and falling in nine to Ortonville on Sunday.

The Eagles next play the Dawson Drakes in Dawson on Wednesday, July 2, then host their final game of the season against the Dumont Saints on Sunday, July 13 at 2 p.m.

Morris 12, Rosen 2

The Morris Eagles 10-runned the visiting Rosen Express on Saturday, June 28 thanks to a nine-spot fourth inning sparked by a three-run homer by Eric Asche.

Every Eagle got a hit at the plate, and combined for 15 total hits in the 12-2 victory over Rosen.

Mitch Carbert, Mac Beyer, and Bryce Jergenson each had two hits and scored twice for the Eagles en route to the W.

Nathan Gades got the win on the mound, allowing just two earned runs on three hits and striking out nine.

Ortonville 10, Morris 6

Despite staying tied for five innings, the Morris Eagles fell to the Ortonville Rox on Sunday, June 30. The Rox put up four runs in the eighth to take the win from the Eagles 10-6.

Tanner Picht, Marquart, and Jergenson all had two Eagle hits, and Marquart and Jergenson both doubled in the game. Cole Riley had a two RBI single, going 1-for-4 at the plate for the Eagles.

Mac Beyer started on the mound for the Eagles, allowing six runs, three unearned, on eight hits in two innings pitched. Jergenson then came in in relief, and took the official loss on the mound, allowing four unearned runs on six hits in six innings pitched.

Morris 12, Rosen 2

Rosen 000 002 0 – 2 3 5

Morris 100 911 0 – 12 15 0

HITTING – Morris: Tanner Picht 1-5 rbi, Kirby Marquart 2-5 r-3, Ryan Beyer 1-5 rbi r, Cole Riley 304 rbi r, Eric Asche 1-3 hr rbi-3, Mitch Carbert 2-3 r-2, Mac Beyer 2-4 r-2, Bryce Jergenson 2-3 r-2, Jacob Torgerson 1-3

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-k) – Morris: Nathan Gades (W) 6-3-2-2-1-9; Torgerson 1-0-0-0-1-0

Ortonville 10, Morris 6

Morris 204 000 000 – 6 9 5

Ortonville 330 000 040 – 10 14 3

HITTING – Morris: Tanner Picht 2-5 r, Kirby Marquart 2-5 2b r-2, Ryan Beyer 1-3 r-2, Cole Riley 1-4 rbi-2 r, Jamie Van Kempen 1-4, Bryce Jergenson 2-4 2b rbi

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-k) – Morris: Bryce Jergenson (L) 6-6-4-0-1-4; Mac Beyer 2-8-6-3-0-0

Brooke Kern

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