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Mitchell 15/16s allow two runs in two games to sweep Watertown

The Mitchell 15/16s scored nine runs in the fourth inning to surge past Watertown in an 11-1 win Thursday in teener baseball action.

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The Mitchell 15/16s won two games against Watertown in two completely different manners.

Mitchell first nipped Watertown 2-1 and then scored nine runs in the fourth inning to surge past Watertown in an 11-1 win in Game 2 on Thursday in teener baseball action.

Despite two hits in Game 1, Mitchell earned the win after Gavin Soukup's ground ball in the second resulted in an error, plating a pair of runs.

Meanwhile, Colin Stange did not allow an earned run, allowing seven hits and striking out three in a complete-game win on the mound.

In Game 2, Lincoln Bates drove in three runs, while Carter Miller went 3-for-4 with two RBIs. Lukas Bennett and Stange both had two hits and an RBI, while Landon Waddell and Karter Sibson had two hits apiece.

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Peyton Schroeder earned the win on the mound for Mitchell (16-14), scattering one earned run on six hits over five innings and struck out two.

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