Sleepy Eye Legion tops Worthington

WORTHINGTON — Sleepy Eye Legion finished with 15 hits as it defeated Worthington 12-6 in American Legion baseball action on Thursday.

Nick Labat pitched four innings to get the win. He struck out six and walked four. He allowed four hits and five runs.

Carter Brinkman was 2 for 3 with two home runs and three RBIs and Zach Haala was 2 for 4 with a double and a triple. Paco Eliserio was 2 for 3 with a double and Palmer Hittesdorf was 2 for 4 with an RBI.

Sleepy Eye opens Sub-state No. 2 playoff action at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday against Worthington at Mueller Park.