The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


June 10, 2013

Rebels fall in 7th to Clinton


The Sabers trailed 8-7 against Denver before rallying to score six runs over the next two innings. DeWitt tacked on another run in the sixth and two more in the seventh while shutting out Denver in the final four frames of the game.

Grant Henning led the way with four hits, a triple and two RBIs, while Jake Thuman scored five runs in the win. Austin Lechtenberg added three hits, three runs and two doubles, and T.J. Sikkema drove in five runs.

Against North Fayette, DeWitt scored four in the third inning and three in the fourth to take the game. The Hawks managed only two hits in the loss, reaching base only five times with three walks. The Sabers travel to Epworth tonight in a two-game set with Western Dubuque.


Clinton 011 001 6 — 9 12 0

Northeast 102 000 0 — 3 5 1

John Gunderson (2 1/3 ip, 4 h, 3 r, 2 er, 3 bb, 2 so), Cole Pennock (4 2/3 ip, 0 h, 0 r, 1 bb, 8 so) and Jake Faur; Cole Dickey (2 ip, 2 h, 1 r, 0 er, 1 bb, 4 so), Jared Henfrey (1 ip, 2 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb, 2 so), Tevin Stoecker (2 ip, 0 h, 0 r, 3 so), Ben Hildebrandt (1 1/3 ip, 5 h, 4 r, 4 er, 1 bb, 1 so), Matt Haferbier (2/3 ip, 3 h, 3 r, 3 er, 1 bb) and Zach Scott. Multiple hits — Clinton (Alex Caldwell 3, Cody Collender 2, Cody Nolan 2), Northeast (Tevin Stoecker 2). 3B — Clinton (Austin Driscoll). HR — Clinton (Collender, Jordan Chapman, Nathan Harden), Northeast (Stoecker). RBI — Clinton (Collender 2, Chapman 2, Harden 2, Jake Faur, Driscoll, Nolan), Northeast (Ben Hildebrandt, Stoecker). SB — Clinton (Collender 2, Drsicoll 2, Faur, Nolan).

Calamus-Wheatland Invite


Maquoketa 112 000 0 — 4 3

Cal-Wheat 000 000 1 — 1 3

Alex Becker (7 ip, 3 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb, 8 so) and Alex Eggers; Nick Houzenga (6 ip, 2 h, 4 r, 4 er, 4 bb, 7 so) and Austin Houzenga. Multiple hits — Maquoketa (Tyler Regan 2), Cal-Wheat (Austin Houzenga 2). 2B — Cal-Wheat (Justin Alden, A. Houzenga). RBI — Maquoketa (Ben Strathman, Alex Gilmore), Cal-Wheat (A. Houzenga). SB — Maquoketa (Trent Bollman, Strathman), Cal-Wheat (Christian Hansen, Alden, A. Houzenga).

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