South Winn’s Tanner Kuennen steps on first while Michael Novotny holds him there. (Photos by Jennifer Bissell)
South Winn’s Tanner Kuennen steps on first while Michael Novotny holds him there. (Photos by Jennifer Bissell)
Fans who paid admission for the Class 2A No. 8 South Winn (30-1, 17-1 UIC) vs. Turkey Valley (16-16, 9-9 UIC) baseball game Tuesday night got their money’s worth.
With the win, the Warriors have secured first place in the conference.
With a close game, it wasn’t until the fifth inning that the Warriors pulled away, winning 9-2.
It was a second game of a double header that started June 16, with South Winn winning 15-0. The second contest was postponed due to rain, being played Tuesday night in Calmar.
South Winn got on the board in the second inning when Tyler Numedahl reached on a single and scored on an Andre Walz single.
The Trojans took the lead in the fourth inning when Ryan Busta started the frame with a walk. Riley Meirick singled, then Kyle Reicks was hit by a pitch. A fielder’s choice by Riley Busta scored a run. A walk to Riley Schmitt brought home a second run to make it 2-1 TV.

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