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Let's Talk Baseball July 10 through 15

By Carson Herbert, 07/16/18, 9:45PM CDT


July 10 Double Header vs. Brookings

West kicked off their final week of play in the regular season on the road against Brookings. 15-5 and 14-0 losses made up for a disappointing road trip for West.

July 11 Double Header vs. Renner

West would travel back on the road and head to Renner for two on July 11. The team fell 6-3 in game 1 and 7-3 in game 2. Danny Lesher tripled and collected an RBI in game 1 and Jamie Legg and Brayden Byrum each collected two hits for West in game 2.

Mid-Summer Classic July 14 through 15

The Mid-Summer Classic in Sioux Falls would conclude the week and the regular season for West.

The team kicked off the tournament with an 11-8 loss against New Ulm, Minn. Quinn Dunham collected two RBIs on one hit and Emmot Nathan collected two hits, including a double to lead the West offense.

West continued to struggle in the next game against Brookings on July 15. Brookings scored 10 runs in the top of the second inning and would not look back for the rest of the game.

That night, West would wrap up against Renner in an 18-6 loss. Like Brookings in the previous game, Renner was able to have a big inning, this time by scoring 11 runs in the top of the fourth inning.