A's Advance in First Round, 5-1
Nate Dickhausen

COLD SPRING, Minn. Nate Dickhausen (8-4) gave up just 1 unearned run over 9 innings as the Marshall A's beat the Ultimate Sports Snappers 5-1 in the first round of Section 7B playoffs.

Dickhausen tied a season-high with 13 strikeouts and allowed just 5 Snapper hits.

After falling behind 1-0 in the first, the A's were able to even the score in the top of the 4th when Taylor Rignell singled in Cody Curry from second base with 2 outs.

The A's then took the lead in an eventful 5th inning. With 2 outs, Derek West hit an RBI single to make the score 2-1. The game then went into a 15 minute delay for lightning.

After the delay, Kyle Young stepped to the plate and immediately crushed a 2 run homer over the right field fence, extending the A's lead to 4-1.

The game went into another delay in the top of the 6th for rain, this time for good. The game was suspended and the resumed Saturday afternoon.

Dickhausen was able to finish off the Snappers without incident.

Andrew Kinney went 4 for 5 for the A's with a run scored.

The A's advance to take on the number one seed Sauk Rapids Cyclones on Saturday afternoon.

Scoreboard
Marshall A's 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 5 12 2
Ultimate Sports 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 2
 
Players of the Game
Hitter

K. Young
At Bats 4
Runs 1
Hits 1
Homeruns 1
Runs Batted In 3
Pitcher

N. Dickhausen
Innings Pitched 9.0
Hits 5
Earned Runs 0
Walks 2
Strikeouts 13
 
Box Score
Marshall A's
HittersABRHRBIBBSOAVG
Ben Korger, 3B 512001.318
Zach Olson, DH 500002.432
Andrew Kinney, 1B 514000.436
Derek West, CF 412100.423
--Tyler Flattum, PH 100000.391
Kyle Young, RF 311300.388
Cody Curry, LF 411001.343
Chace Pollock, SS 400000.236
Taylor Rignell, 2B 401100.388
Tanner Neale, C 401000.312
TOTALS 39512504
Batting
2B - None
3B - None
HR - Kyle Young (2)
SB - Ben Korger (26)
HBP - None
Marshall A's
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Nate Dickhausen (W, 8-4) 9.051021302.37
TOTALS 9.05102130
Pitching
HB - None
WP - None


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