LEGION BASEBALL: Carrington tops Park River in first round
Carrington's big inning came with only one hit, an RBI single by Jayden Rosenau. But the two-time defending state champion was opportunistic, taking advantage of two hit batters, two walks and run-scoring ground outs by Brett Lyman and Alex Stusynski.
Park River got on the scoreboard first. Will Zimmerman drew a one-out walk in the third inning and advanced to third base with a pair of stolen bases. Beneda drove Zimmerman home when he grounded a hard single up the middle.
Carrington improved to 25-5 while Park River dropped to 29-13.
PARK RIVER 1
Park River 001 000 0 -- 1 2 1
Carrington 004 000 X -- 4 4 1
WP -- Braxton Hewitt; LP -- Esten Beneda
Highlights -- PR: Beneda 1x3, 1 RBI, Jackson Hankey 1x2, Will Zimmerman 1R, 2 SB; C: Jayden Rosenau 2x4, Connor Wendel 1x3, Brady Smith 1x2.
8:30 a.m., Kidder County vs. Gardner, loser out
10:45 a.m., Kindred vs. Thompson, winners' bracket second round
1 p.m., Hazen vs. Carrington, winners' bracket second round
3:15 p.m., LaMoure vs. Park River, loser out
6 p.m., winners' bracket third-round game.