Cowboys slip past F-M

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By Joel Stevens, Associate Editor

The Fremont-Mills baseball team could muster just four hits in a 11-4 Corner Conference loss to Sidney on Thursday.

Austin Hansen had two hits and Clayton Wilson and Austin Switzer one each for the Knights.

Derrian Bredberg took the loss on the hill for Fremont-Mills, allowing seven hits and five earned runs while striking out eight.

Stanton 20,

Fremont-Mills 9

Stanton and Fremont-Mills combined for 26 hits and 29 runs in a 20-9, five inning Viking victory at Tabor City Park last Tuesday.

The Knights’ Clayton Wilson struggled to get out of the first inning, allowing four hits, a walk, a hit-by-pitch and five runs.

Fremont-Mills came back in the bottom of the first two plate four runs of their own, thanks two a pair of Viking errors and a Derrian Bredberg three-run home run, but Stanton’s offense never seemed to slow down.

Stanton belted 16 hits, including four doubles and a home run, in scoring a season-high 20 runs on the Knights.

Wilson lasted 2 1/3 innings after giving up seven hits and 10 earned runs to take the loss.

Seth Phillips was 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBIs for the Knights. Austin Hansen added two hits.

Lucas Oster led Stanton with three hits, including a double and a home run, and five RBIs.