collect first win of the season
Steven Baerlocher had 4 hits and 5 RBI as the Prairie baseball team knocked off Clearwater Valley 10-0 in a non-league game at Kooskia Monday, March 17.
Kyle Daly started the scoring with a one out double. He got moved to third on a groundout by Eric Daly and scored on a passed ball. Ronnie Chandler and Conner Rieman each singled and Baerlocher scored both of them with the first of his four singles for a 3-0 lead in the first inning.
In the second inning Seth Guyer led off with a single but was forced at second by Kyle Daly. Eric Daly followed with a walk and the runners moved up on a passed ball. Kyle Daly came home on a stolen base.
In the third Rieman walked and moved up on a passed ball. Baerlocher then scored him with a single.
Tyler Rogers followed with a single and Baerlocher scored on Guyer’s single.
In the fourth Chandler led off with a walk and stole second. He scored on Baerlocher’s third hit of the game. Rogers followed with a 2-out double but Baerlocher was held up at third and C.V. then got out of the inning.
In the fifth Prairie scored 3 runs on just 1 hit. Kyle Daly walked, Eric Daly reached on an error and Chandler walked. Kyle Daly scored on a wild pitch, Eric Daly scored on a ground out by Rieman and Chandler scored on Baerlocher’s fourth hit of the game.
Chandler pitched for the Pirates and scattered 5 singles with no walks and 6 strikeouts.
C.V.’s only scoring threat was in the second inning when they put runners on second and third with only 1 out. A strikeout and a comebacker to the mound got Chandler out of the jam.
Prairie had 11 hits in the game led by Baerlocher with his 4 singles and 5 RBI. Rogers had a single and a double, Guyer had 2 singles, Kyle Daly had a double and Chandler and Rieman each had a single.
With the win Prairie improves to 1-1 on the season.
Prairie 3 1 2 1 3—10 11 0
C.V. 0 0 0 0 0— 0 5 2
PIRATES BOYS BASEBALL SCHEDULE FOR 2008
7-at Orofino Tournament vs. St. Maries, lost 1-11
8-at Orofino Tournament vs. Colton, 9 a.m.; wet fields, didn't play
11-at Kamiah, no game, Kamiah doesn't have a team this year
13-vs. Potlatch at Lewiston (2 games), 4:30 p.m. Cancelled due to rain and insufficient players available
17-at C.V. (Non-league) won 10-0
3-Kamiah, here - cancelled, Kamiah has no team this year
5-At Lewis County, 11 a.m.
8-at Genesee (2 games)
17-at Timberline, 4:30 p.m.
19-McCall, here, 11 a.m.
24-Lewis County, here
9-10-District continues at Kendrick
16-17-State at Kendrick