Assumption shuts out Auburndale baseball
Apaches held to two hits in home loss
By Paul Lecker
AUBURNDALE — The Auburndale baseball team was held to two hits and suffered a 5-0 shutout against Wisconsin Rapids Assumption on Thursday at Auburndale High School.
Assumption (8-9, 6-4 Marawood Conference South Division) scored twice in the first and three more times in the sixth against Auburndale pitcher Cooper Krings, who tossed a complete game. He struck out nine, and only one of the Royals’ runs was earned.
Auburndale (5-8, 4-5 Marawood South) struck out 18 times in the loss.
Auburndale plays at Marathon on Friday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Royals 5, Apaches 0
Assumption 200 003 0 – 5 7
Auburndale 000 000 0 – 0 2
Assumption statistics not provided.
LP: Cooper Krings.
SO: Krings 9. BB: Krings 2.
Top hitters: AUB, Wyatt Weiler 1×3; Aaron Willfahrt 1×3.
Records: Assumption 8-9, 6-4 Marawood Conference South; Auburndale 5-8, 4-5 Marawood South.