Forum staff reports, Published August 01 2009
Pelican Rapids shuts down Esko, advance to semisLESUEUR, Minn. – Tydan Storrusten struck out 10 batters, walked two and gave up five hits for a complete-game shutout in Pelican Rapids’ 7-0 win over Esko in the Minnesota American Legion baseball Division II state tournament on Friday.
Alex Johnson went 4-for-4 with three runs scored to lead Pelican Rapids. Dana Johnson was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBIs.
Pelican Rapids advances to play Eden Valley Watkins 7:30 p.m. today in the semifinals.
Pelican 010 002 4– 7 10 1
Esko 000 000 0– 0 5 2
Storrusten and Lindberg. Tengesdahl and Semreau. W–Storrusten (6-0). L–Tengesdahl.