Kinneberg’s bunt helps Parkston past C/S/A in high school playoffsPARKSTON —Sterling Kinneberg had a one-out suicide squeeze to score Cole Donahue for the go-ahead run in the bottom of the sixth inning to lift Parkston past Corsica/Stickney/Armour 2-1 Wednesday in a Class B regional high school playoff baseball game.
By: Sports staff, The Daily Republic
PARKSTON —Sterling Kinneberg had a one-out suicide squeeze to score Cole Donahue for the go-ahead run in the bottom of the sixth inning to lift Parkston past Corsica/Stickney/Armour 2-1 Wednesday in a Class B regional high school playoff baseball game.
Derek Bialas started for Parkston, throwing six innings and allowing one run. He picked up the win, walked two and struck out three.
Dillon Stadlman pitched the final inning for the save, striking out two of the three hitters he faced.
Parkston’s Spencer Lucas had an RBI double in the bottom of the fourth to tie the game at 1.
Aaron Groeneweg started for C/S/A. He pitched six innings, allowing one hit and two runs — one earned — and he struck out six. He also hit batters with pitches, including one that scored a run.
Groeneweg also had two singles at the plate to lead C/S/A’s offense, which had six total hits.
Parkston (8-4) hosts Mount Vernon in the division championship at 7 p.m. Friday in Parkston. C/S/A finished its season 5-6.
Mount Vernon beats W/A/LA 3-0
WAGNER — The Mount Vernon high school baseball team beat Wagner/Avon/Lake Andes 3-0 Wednesday in a Class B regional playoff game.
Mount Vernon’s Cody London pitched six innings and had seven strikeouts. He held W/A/LA to four hits.
Offensively, Cam Deinert was 3-for-4 and Deric Denning was 2-for-3 for Mount Vernon.
Derek Dickerson started and took the loss. He had four strikeouts in four innings of work. Alex Kocer relieved him in the fifth inning.
Dickerson, Branson Tolliver, Kocer, Chris Kuca each had singles for W/A/LA.
Wagner/Avon/Lake Andes ends its season 5-6. Mount Vernon plays Parkston at 7 p.m. Friday in Parkston.
CCEF shuts out Hanson County
FLANDREAU — Hanson was held to two hits in its 12-0 loss to Chester-Colman-Egan-Flandreau Wednesday in a regional high school baseball playoff game.
Marshall Miller took the loss for Hanson County, throwing three innings. He gave up five hits and nine runs. Miller and Jordan Craig each had a single for Hanson County, which ends its season 2-14 overall.
CCEF plays Madison in the next round in Flandreau in a time yet to be determined.