Knights Win over Mineral Point, Belleville, Lose to Pecatonica
May 20, 2021
The New Glarus Glarner Knights baseball team hosted Mineral Point on May 10th. New Glarus started the scoring early, but Mineral Point quickly overtook them and won the game, 22-8.
Cooper Dreyfus was 2x2 at bat, scoring 1 run and with 2 RBI. Carter Siegenthaler was 3x1 at bat, scoring 1 run with 1 RBI. Peyton Mendleski was 2x1 at bat, with 2 RBI. Easton Dreyfus, Leyton Mihlbauer, Kylo Barker, Cale Weeden, Brennan Butler and Dane Duerst all scored 1 run for the Knights.
Eli Zimmerman pitched for 2.1 innings, striking out 3, while Ben Melvin pitched 2 innings, striking out 2.
The Knights played at Cambridge on May 11th, losing by a single run, 5-6.
Cooper Dreyfus was 4x4 at bat, with 1 run and 3 RBI, while Brennan Butler was 3x1 at bat, with 1 run and 1 RBI and Easton Dreyfus was 3x1 at bat. Leyton Mihlbauer, Peyton Mendleski and Dane Duerst each scored 1 run.
Peyton Mendelski pitched 4.2 innings, striking out 4, while Kylo Barker struck out 6 in 3 innings.
New Glarus played at Pecatonica on May 13th. The game was tied in the seventh inning, when a Pecatonica player singled and scored 1 run, winning the game by 1. The final score was Pecatonica 7, New Glarus 6.
Leyton Mihlbauer was 4x2 at bat with 1 RBI, while Cooper Dreyfus was 3x2 at bats with 3 runs and 1 RBI and Carter Siegenthaler was 2x1 at bat with 2 RBI. Darris Schuett, Nathan Streiff and Dane Duerst all scored 1 run each.
Eli Zimmerman pitched 5 innings, striking out 10. Leyton Mihlbauer and Carter Siegenthaler also took a turn at the plate, each striking out 1.
On May 14th, New Glarus hosted the Belleville Wildcats, winning 5-3.
For New Glarus, Darris Schuett went 3x2 at bat with 1 run and 3 RBI, while Leyton Mihlbauer was 2x1 with 2 runs and Peyton Mendleski was 3x1 with 1 run. Easton Dreyfus also scored a run for the Knights.
Pitching for New Glarus was Carter Siegenthaler, who struck out 7.
For the Wildcats, Trevor Syse was 3x2, while Carson Syse was 3x1 with 2 runs, and Gavin Boyum was 3x1 with 1 RBI. Ryan Downing scored 1 run for Belleville.
Demarcus Conner pitched for Belleville, striking out 2.
The Knights hosted Marshall on May 17th, then played at Marshall on May 20th. On May 22nd they participated in a triangular at East Dubuque.