A's Edged 1-0 in Pitcher's Duel


Jordon KontzBarry Meyer


Jordon Kontz (3-3) held the Milroy Yankees to a single run on Friday night in a complete game but was handed the loss as the A's fell 1-0 at Legion Field.

Kontz scattered nine hits on the evening, striking out a pair and did not issue a walk. Kontz lowered his ERA to 1.93 on the season.

The A's managed six hits in the contest, including two from Barry Meyer but were shut out for the third time in last six games.

Nate Hoeft made his return to shortstop after spending a month in Africa.

The loss moves the A's to 4-10 on the year and 2-5 in the Corn Belt League. They will try to turn things around on Wednesday night in Bird Island.

MILROY YANKEES (1) AT MARSHALL A'S (0)

MILROY YANKEES       AB  R  H BI  MARSHALL A'S         AB  R  H BI
Brian Dolan           4  0  2  1  Nate Hoeft            4  0  0  0  
Andy Schmidt          4  0  0  0  Jordon Kontz          2  0  0  0  
Matt Bauer            4  0  1  0  Mason Penske          4  0  1  0  
Eric Dolan            4  0  1  0  Ryan VanMoer          5  0  1  0  
Riley Carpenter       4  0  1  0  Barry Meyer           4  0  2  0  
Braydin Kvistero      4  0  2  0  Zach Olson            4  0  1  0  
Andrew Mathiowetz     4  0  0  0  Logan Tomasek         4  0  1  0  
Austin Kretsch        4  1  1  0  Brandon Labat         3  0  0  0  
Derick Walker         3  0  1  0   Justin Greenwood     1  0  0  0  
                                  Joey Blanchard        3  0  0  0  
                                  *Justin Mettling      1  0  0  0  
TOTALS               35  1  9  1  TOTALS               35  0  6  0

MILROY YANKEES                001 000 000 -- 1  
MARSHALL A'S                  000 000 000 -- 0  

LOB--MILROY YANKEES 7, MARSHALL A'S 13. ERR--Austin Deutz,
Austin Kretsch. 2B--Riley Carpenter. SB--Nate Hoeft.

 MILROY YANKEES                  IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR
Austin Deutz (W)               8.00    6    0    0    4    9    0
Nathan  Deutz                  1.00    0    0    0    1    2    0
 MARSHALL A'S               
Jordon Kontz (L)               9.00    9    1    1    0    2    0

SO--Eric Dolan, Derick Walker, Nate Hoeft, Brandon Labat,
Ryan VanMoer, Logan Tomasek (3), Zach Olson (2), Justin
Greenwood, Mason Penske (2). BB--Nate Hoeft, Jordon Kontz
(3), Mason Penske.


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