A's Hold On, Edge Bird Island 6-5
Nate Dickhausen

BIRD ISLAND, Minn. The A's built an early 6-1 lead, and then held on to edge the Bird Island Bullfrogs 6-5 on Wednesday night in Bird Island.

Nate Dickhausen (5-3) went 7 1/3 innings to get his 5th win of the season. Dickhausen struck out 9 batters while allowing just 3 earned runs.

Ben Korger had a career high 4 RBI's out of the leadoff spot for the A's. Korger finished the night going 3 for 5 with a stolen base.

Kyle Young and Taylor Rignell both had a pair of hits, including a double each in the win.

Zach Olson got the final 5 outs of the game to pick up his team leading third save.

The A's will host longtime rival Milroy Yankees on Saturday night in Corn Belt League action. First pitch is scheduled for 7:30 pm.

Scoreboard
Marshall A's 0 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 6 11 2
Bird Island 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 5 10 1
 
Players of the Game
Hitter

B. Korger
At Bats 5
Runs 0
Hits 3
Stolen Bases 1
Runs Batted In 4
Pitcher

N. Dickhausen
Innings Pitched 7.1
Hits 8
Earned Runs 3
Walks 3
Strikeouts 9
 
Box Score
Marshall A's
HittersABRHRBIBBSOAVG
Ben Korger, SS 503401.297
Jordon Kontz, 3B 501012.397
Cody Curry, LF 401000.421
Tyler Flattum, RF 511001.391
Kyle Young, CF 412111.368
Zach Olson, DH 310021.365
Brandon Wilhelmi, 3B 311100.276
--Andrew Larsen, PH 100000.133
Taylor Rignell, 2B 522000.348
Tanner Neale, C 000030.343
--Ryan Engels, PH 100000.288
TOTALS 36611676
Batting
2B - Kyle Young (6); Taylor Rignell (5)
3B - Tyler Flattum (1)
HR - None
SB - Ben Korger (15); Tyler Flattum (5)
HBP - Cody Curry (6)
Marshall A's
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Nate Dickhausen (W, 5-3) 7.18433902.72
Zach Olson (S, 3) 1.22101201.80
TOTALS 9.010534110
Pitching
HB - None
WP - None


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