|Scoopers, Cobblers drop double-headers Saturday
Sports Staff - April 17, 2017
GILLETTE, Wyo. – The Sturgis Scooper baseball team dropped two games to Gillette on Saturday.
In game one, Sturgis out-hit Gillette 7 to 2, but fell short by a run in a 3 to 2 final.
Gillette scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth.
In Game Two, Gillette used great pitching and a solid offensive output to win 12-0 in five innings.
In other action Saturday, Rapid City Central dropped two games to Brandon Valley Saturday.
Central gave up 14 hits in five innings in game one to drop a 13-to-1 game.
In game two, four Cobbler errors made the difference in a 7-2 Brandon Valley win.
And Brookings completed a three-day, six game sweep of West River teams with a double-header win over Douglas.
In Game 1, Brookings shut out Douglas 15-0 in three innings of play.
In Game 2, Brookings continued its domination with a 19-2 game that lasted five innings.