Rockets extend win streak to 12
By Paul Lecker
SPENCER — Calvin Lenz tossed a four-hit shutout as the Spencer baseball team won for the 12th-straight time, beating Loyal 5-0 in a Cloverbelt Conference East Division game Friday at Spencer High School.
Lenz struck out five and walked three, improving to 4-1 this season.
Spencer scored three times in the third and twice in the sixth to provide Lenz with more than enough support.
Bobby Pilz was 2-for-3 with a double to lead the Rockets’ offense.
Spencer (16-2, 12-1 Cloverbelt East) hosts Gilman on Monday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Rockets 5, Greyhounds 0
Loyal 000 000 0 – 0 4 1
Spencer 003 002 x – 5 6 0
WP: Calvin Lenz. LP: Trevor Witt.
SO: Lenz 5. BB: Lenz 3; Witt 3.
Top hitters: L, Ryley Fischer 3B. S, Bobby Pilz 2×3, 2B.
Records: Loyal 6-9, 6-7 Cloverbelt East; Spencer 16-2, 12-1 Cloverbelt East.