Marshfield Senior Legion splits pair at Eau Claire Tournament

EAU CLAIRE – The Marshfield Senior American Legion baseball team split a pair of games at the Eau Claire Legion Tournament on Saturday at Carson Park.

Marshfield lost to Winona LeJetz (Minn.) 13-2 before rallying to beat Eau Claire 6-0 and is now 2-1 in the three-day tournament. The Blue Devils will play Altoona at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Winona scored five runs in the first two innings and finished off the game via the 10-run rule with a five-run sixth.

Isaiah Baierl, Devyn Palmer and Ty Pankratz each had two hits in the loss for Marshfield.

Against Eau Claire, Mason Coffren threw a complete game, striking out three and walking two while giving up just four hits.

Riley Boushack, Pankratz, Jacob Earll and Cole Hediger each had two hits and an RBI for Marshfield. Coffren also added an RBI in the win.

Winona LeJetz 13, Marshfield 2
Winona (Minn.) 320 035 – 13 13 1
Marshfield 001 100 – 2 8 4
WP:
Spencer Wright. LP: Chandler Schmidt.
SO: Wright 6; Schmidt (4 2/3 inn.) 5, Tragen Bogdonovich (1 1/3 inn.) 1. BB: Wright 3; Schmidt 1, Bogdonovich 1.
Top hitters: W, Austin Mlynczak 3×4, 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Sean Mohan 2 RBIs; Jaylen Vaughn 2×5, 2B, RBI; Sam Nascak 3×5, 2B, 2 runs, RBI; Parker Nelton 2×3, HR, 3 RBIs; Grant Buxengard 2 runs. S, Isaiah Baierl 2×2; Devyn Palmer 2×3, 2B, run; Ty Pankratz 2×3, RBI.

Marshfield 6, Eau Claire 0
Marshfield 011 003 1 – 6 9 0
Eau Claire 000 000 0 – 0 4 1
WP:
Mason Coffren. LP: Austin Selz.
SO: Coffren 3; Selz (5 1/3 inn.) 6, Jackson Falkner (1 2/3 inn.) 2. BB: Coffren 2; Selz 6, Falkner 0.
Top hitters: M, Riley Boushack 2×4, RBI; Coffren 1×3, RBI; Pankratz 2×4, RBI; Jacob Earll 2×2, 2B, 3B, RBI; Cole Hediger 2×3, RBI. EC, Connor Stoik 2×3; Cooper Kapanke 3B.
Records: Marshfield 10-12; Eau Claire and Winona not reported.