Auburndale baseball blows past Newman Catholic

AUBURNDALE – Auburndale used a 10-run second inning to pull past Wausau Newman Catholic and win 17-1 in a Marawood Conference South Division baseball game Tuesday at Auburndale High School.

Eleven different Apaches had hits in the victory as they improve to 6-8 overall and 3-6 in the Marawood South.

Cooper Weinfurter tossed a five-inning complete game, striking out eight and allowing just two hits and one walk.

Weinfurter also went 3-for-3 at the plate, driving in two runs and scoring three times.

Colton Weight also had three hits and had four RBIs, and Hunter Wright had a triple and three RBIs for the Apaches.

The two teams will meet again Thursday at Newman Catholic in the final Marawood Conference game of the season for both.

Apaches 17, Cardinals 1
Newman Catholic 100 00 – 1 2
Auburndale 0(10)3 4x – 17 16
Newman Catholic statistics not reported.
WP:
Cooper Weinfurter.
SO: Weinfurter 8. BB: Weinfurter 1.
Top hitters: A, Weinfurter 3×3, 2B, 2 RBIs, 3 runs; Trayton Weister 1×2, 2 RBIs; Colton Wright 3×4, 3B, 4 RBIs, 3 runs; Hunter Wright 3B, 3 RBIs, 2 runs; Cody Trowbridge 2×2, 2B, 2 RBIs; Fletcher Raab 2B, 2 runs, RBI; Kaden Hoffman 2 runs.
Records: Wausau Newman Catholic 2-9, 1-8 Marawood Conference South Division; Auburndale 6-8, 3-6 Marawood South.