Junior Legion Gold gets eliminated
MILROY — New Ulm Junior Legion Gold went 1-1 in Thursday’s play of the Junior Legion Sub-state tournament and was eliminated.
Junior Legion defeated Worthington 15-13 in an elimination bracket game earlier in the day. Jace Schaefer earned the win, allowing four runs on three hits in one inning pitched. Grant Bruns started, allowing four hits and three runs in 5 1/3 innings. He struck out three and walked six.
Taylor Hansen had two doubles and a triple for New Ulm and four RBIs as he went 3 for 3. Schaefer went 2 for 3 with three runs scored and Austin Enter was 2 for 4 with two RBIs.
Mankato East then defeated New Ulm 9-1 to end New Ulm’s season. Levi Franta took the loss, allowing eight runs on 12 hits in 4 2/3 innings. New Ulm had just four hits in the game.