Northland Lutheran comes back to beat Stratford baseball
Tigers fall to 1-2 in Marawood South
By Paul Lecker
KRONENWETTER — Northland Lutheran scored twice in the sixth and seventh innings to knock off Stratford 5-4 in a Marawood Conference South Division baseball game Friday.
Stratford took a 3-1 lead in the sixth before the Wildcats tied it with two runs in the bottom of the inning. After the Tigers scored in the top of the seventh, Northland Lutheran plated two in the bottom half to win it.
Kade Ehrike went 3-for-3 with a double and two RBIs for Stratford. Eli Drexler and Lance Heidmann also had RBIs for the Tigers (5-3, 1-2 Marawood South).
Stratford hosts Wausau Newman Catholic on Monday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Wildcats 5, Tigers 4
Stratford 000 021 1 – 4 5 3
Northland Lutheran 100 002 2 – 5 7 1
WP: David Gustafson. LP: Lance Heidmann.
SO: Lucas Heidmann (5 1/3 inn.) 2, La. Heidmann (1 inn.) 1; Gustafson 4. BB: Lu. Heidmann 1, La. Heidmann 0; Gustafson 3.
Top hitters: S, Kade Ehrike 3×3, 2B, 2 RBIs. NL, Connor Schubring 2×4, 2 runs; Clas Schult 2×3, 2 RBIs.
Records: Stratford 5-3, 1-2 Marawood Conference South Division; Northland Lutheran 4-2, 3-2 Marawood South.