Thursday's metro high school baseball roundup
Fargo North 15, 13, Fargo Davies 0, 0
FARGO — Fargo North rolled to a doubleheader sweep over Fargo Davies on Thursday in Eastern Dakota Conference action. Game 2 was scored as nonconference.
In the first game, three North pitchers combined on a six-inning no-hitter. Starter and winner Charlie Kalbrener went four innings and struck out six. Aaron Breitbach struck out the side in the sixth and Peter Dorsher pitched the sixth and struck out two.
North’s Brady Manly was 3 for 4 with a double and a triple and he drove in five runs. Kaden Kvidera was 4 for 4 with a double and he drove in two runs. Breitbach had two hits, including a double, and drove in a run. Daniel Boutain and Joseph Bjorkman both had hits and RBIs, and Jonah DeJong and Kalbrener also had RBIs.
In the three-inning Game 2, North put up 12 runs in the second inning to fuel the win.
Conner Holm and Kalbrener each went 2 for 3 with three RBIs to lead North. Mason Ahern went 2 of 3 with two RBIs and Breitbach had one hit and drove in two runs. Boutain went 3 of 3 and scored three runs, while Breitbach, Holm and Ahern each scored two runs. Manly struck out eight over three hitless innings.
North improved to 5-5 overall and 1-2 in the EDC. Davies fell to 0-5 overall and 0-4 in the conference.
West Fargo 5, GF Central 3
GRAND FORKS — West Fargo came back to top Grand Forks Central in EDC action.
Grand Forks Central led 2-1 after two innings, but the Packers scored twice in the third on Seth Wigestrand’s RBI groundout and Matt Heupel’s run-scoring fielder’s choice. West Fargo added two more runs in the fifth on Aiden Wolf’s two-run single to center.
Jaden Grefsrud drove in West Fargo’s first run with a sacrifice fly in the first and he also worked a complete game, allowing one earned run on six hits and striking out six.
The Packers rose to 5-3 overall and 3-0 in the EDC. GFC fell to 2-5 overall and 1-2 in the conference.
Valley City 7, WF Sheyenne 5
WEST FARGO — Valley City took down West Fargo Sheyenne in EDC action.
Brennan Haman, Casey Clemenson and Konner Entz each had two hits for the Mustangs. Entz tallied two RBIs and Clemenson had one.
Gavin Gerhardt finished with two RBIs to lead the Hi-Liners. Ethan Miller had two hits and one RBI.
Valley City improved to 3-3 overall and 2-2 in the EDC. Sheyenne fell to 5-5 overall and 3-1 in the conference.
Wahpeton 11, 8, Fargo South 3, 3
FARGO — Wahpeton notched a pair of road victories over Fargo South in a doubleheader. Game 1 was scored as EDC while Game 2 was tallied as nonconference.
Wahpeton improved to 6-6 overall and 2-2 in the EDC. South fell to 1-5 overall and 1-2 in the conference.
D-G-F 14, 13, Breckenridge 4, 1
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. — Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton had a big day offensively and won two road games over the Cowboys on Thursday.
In the second game, the Rebels took a big lead early and scored four runs in the fifth to wrap things up early.
Grant Anderson set the tone with a two-run home run in the first, and he finished with three hits and four RBIs. Kaden Camacho and Carson Berreth both doubled and had two RBIs, Jordan Summers had two hits and an RBI and Payton Aas singled and drove in a run.
Grant Anderson worked all five innings, allowing a run on six hits and striking out nine. Gavin Snyder and Collin Roberts both had two hits for the Cowboys.
In the first game, the Rebels broke a 2-2 tie with a four-run fourth inning, then broke the game open with seven runs in the third.
DGF’s Austin Anderson doubled twice and drove in three runs. Owen Hoover had two hits, including a triple, and drove in two runs, and Jordan Summers had two hits, including a double, and two RBIs. Grant Anderson had a hit and two RBIs and Landon Johnson singled and drove in a run.
Austin Anderson got the win, working all five innings and allowing two earned runs on seven hits and striking out six.
Cam Nieto doubled twice for Breckenridge and Joey Conzemius and Zane Mikkelson both had RBIs.
D-G-F evened its record at 2-2 overall. Breckenridge dropped to 0-3 overall.