Neillsville routs Spencer baseball
By Paul Lecker
NEILLSVILLE — Neillsville busted open a tight game with an eight-run fourth inning and topped Spencer 11-1 in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division baseball game Monday at Neillsville High School.
The Rockets were held to two hits in five innings as the game was halted due to the 10-run rule.
Calvin Lenz took the loss, giving up six runs in 3 2/3 innings.
Neillsville remains undefeated, improving to 7-0 overall and 6-0 in the Cloverbelt East. Spencer is now 4-2 overall and 2-1 in the conference.
Spencer plays at Loyal on Tuesday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Warriors 11, Rockets 1
Spencer 000 01 – 1 2 2
Neillsville 001 82 – 11 12 1
Neillsville statistics not provided.
LP: Calvin Lenz.
SO: Lenz (3 2/3 inn.) 3, Mitch Susa (1 inn.) 1. BB: Lenz 2, Susa 2.
Top hitters: S, Hunter Hildebrandt 1×2, run.
Records: Spencer 4-2, 2-1 Cloverbelt East; Neillsville 7-0, Spencer 6-0 Cloverbelt East.