Post 79 14U pitcher Bo McGee.

Post 79 14U pitcher Bo McGee.

With a 3-7 record, the Post 79 14U baseball team traveled to Faulkton Monday and Tuesday for Region play. In their first two rounds of play, the team earned victories of 14-6 over Faulkton-Highmore and 8-6 over Mobridge. Post 79 played their final Region game at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, their opponent undetermined at press time.

Post 79 14U victorious over Hitmen 14U, 14-6

Post 79 14U baseball team bested the Faulkton-Highmore Hitmen 14U in a high-scoring affair, 14-6.

Post 79 14U opened up scoring in the first inning, when Bo McGee doubled on a 1-1 count, scoring two runs.

Post 79 14U tallied five runs in the second inning. Post 79 14U batters contributing to the big inning included Brayden Duffel and Landon Pullman, who all drove in runs.

Wesley Wittler led things off on the pitcher's mound for Post 79 14U. Wittler lasted one inning, allowing two hits and three runs while striking out two and walking one.

Post 79 14U totaled 18 hits. McGee, Jett Yackley, Wittler, Gavin Barber, Trever Marshall, Eli Mercer, and Duffel all had multiple hits for Post 79 14U. McGee went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead Post 79 14U in hits. Preston Kinney led Post 79 14U with three stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with 12 stolen bases.

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Post 79 5 5 2 1 0 0 1 14 18 2

Hitmen 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 6 8 1

Post 79 14U defeats Mobridge

Post 79 14U took the lead late in the game in an 8-6 victory over Mobridge 13-14 Teeners on Monday. The game was tied at six with Post 79 14U batting in the bottom of the fifth when Wesley Wittler drew a walk, scoring one run.

Bats blistered as Post 79 14U collected five hits and Mobridge 13-14 Teeners tallied six in the high-scoring game.

Eli Mercer was on the mound for Post 79 14U. The righthander allowed six hits and six runs over three and two-thirds innings, striking out two.

Wittler went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Post 79 14U in hits.

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MBRD 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 6 6 0

Post 79 0 2 1 0 5 0 X 8 5 3

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