Big 5th Inning Lifts Alta Aurelia

The Alta Aurelia baseball team scored nine runs in the 5th inning to put an early end to their 12-2 win over OA-BCIG on Tuesday night in Alta.

TJ Walter got a share of the Wells Ag Supply of Fonda Player of the Game, going 4-4 with two RBI’s, including the game-winner.  Kaleb Sleezer had three hits and two RBI’s, and Aric Stephan drove in a pair.

Winning pitcher Logan McCoy also got a share of the Player of the Game, throwing a three-hitter with 13 strikeouts.

Ethan Mortensen had an RBI triple for OA-BCIG, as the Falcons drop to 2-10 on the season.  They play at Westwood on Wednesday.

Alta Aurelia (9-1) plays again on Wednesday at home against Sioux Central.