The Morris Junior Legion baseball team beat BOLD twice in the regular season finale Friday, July 19, in Olivia. Morris ended the regular season 15-6 overall, good enough for No. 2 in the playoff seedings, which start Tuesday, July 23.

Morris 4, BOLD 3

Morris broke a 3-3 tie with an RBI single by Brandon Jergenson in the seventh inning then sent BOLD down in order to win 4-3 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday, July 19, in Olivia.

Morris jumped ahead early with three runs in the first inning. Riley Reimers hit an RBI single, and later, Sam Kleinwolterink had a two-RBI single with two outs to give Morris the lead.

BOLD tied the game with two runs in the third and one in the fourth. It remained tied until the seventh inning. Ross Marty tripled with two outs then was hit home by Jergenson for the eventual game-winner.

Jergenson was 3-for-4 with a double in the game.

Morris (14-6)..............300 000 1 - 4 8 0

BOLD..................................002 100 0 - 3 10 3

HITTING - Morris: Ross Marty 1-4 3b r, Brandon Jergenson 3-4 2b rbi r, Riley Reimers 1-3 rbi r, Durgin Decker 1-2, Sam Kleinwolterink 2-3 rbi-2... BOLD: NA

PITCHING - Morris: Dylan Rose (W) 7-10-3-3-3-6... BOLD: NA

Morris 3, BOLD 2

Morris was able to pull off the sweep of BOLD by edging them 3-2 in the second game Friday evening, in Olivia.

BOLD took the lead first with a run in the first inning. Morris took the lead for good with two runs in the third and another in the fourth. In the third, Derek Giese scored on an RBI triple by Ross Marty then Marty scored on an error soon after. In the fourth, Giese doubled in Durgin Decker to give Morris a 3-1 lead.

BOLD was able to get a run back in the fifth but no closer, falling in the regular season finale.

Marty was 3-for-3, and Giese had two hits in the win.

BOLD..........................................100 010 0 - 2 2 3

Morris (15-6)......................002 100 x - 3 7 0

HITTING - BOLD: NA... Morris: Ross Marty 3-3 3b rbi r, Durgin Decker 1-3 r, Riley Reimers 1-3, Derek Giese 2-3 2b rbi r

PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-k) - BOLD: NA... Morris: Sam Kleinwolterink (W) 3-2-1-1-5-1, Josh Rohloff 4-0-1-1-6-3