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Blooming Prairie’s Luke Larkoski slides into first base against Hayfield at BPHS on Thursday, April 25.

Rebels sweep Blossoms

The Awesome Blossoms baseball teafeel twice, 5-1 and 14-6, in a doubleheader  against United South Central Rebels (74, 6-1 Gopher Conference) on Thursday, May 2.

Blooming Prairies record fell to 3-8 for the season, and they are just 1-7 in the conference.

In the first game, USC scored its five runs on seven hits. The Rebels did commit three errors, while thBlossoms managed only one run on two hits with five errors.

The Rebels scored single runs in the first, second and fifth innings, and put the game out of reach with two more runs in the sixth.

BP scored their lone run in the fourth inning.

The Blossoms Ian Wayne pitched well, giving up just one earned run, but the teams only managed a pair of hits and committed five errors drastically decreased his chances on pitching up the win.

Luke Rennie and Wayne had the lone hits for the Blossoms.



In the second game the Blossoms manufactured nine hits, but again, five errors led to their downfall.

USC came away with an easy 14-6 victory.

The Rebels scored four times in the third inning and put the game safelout of reach with seven runs in the finainning.

The Blossoms managed a single ruin the first, four in the fourth and one in the fifth, but were shut down in the final two innings. USC had 14 runs on12 hits and only committed one error while BP had six runs on nine hits and five costly errors.

Karson Vigeland had two hits and scored a run, Payton Simon had one hit and two RBIs and Alex Miller had two hits and scored two runs.



The Awesome Blossom baseball team made an infrequent trip to SieberField at the University of Minnesoton Saturday, April 27, and enjoyed thoccasion.

BP knocked out Houston (3-7, 3-Southeast Conference) in the five-inning contest 17-0.

Simon pitched the shutout, allowing just four hits in the five innings.

BP hitters pounded out 12 hits, led bLuke Rennie.

Rennie had three hits, scored three times and drove in three runs. Miller added two hits, and Tim Wolf, Ian Wayne, Colin Lerum and TrenSwenson all contributed a hit and a run.

The Blossoms scored their 17 runs o12 hits and committed no errors.

Houston had four hits and zero errors. 





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