Prep report: Denfeld edges Grand Rapids in baseball
Owen Hilderman played in Andy Larson at the end of the eighth inning to give Duluth Denfeld a 4-3 win over Grand Rapids in a Lake Superior Conference baseball game Thursday at Wade Stadium.
Dane Dzuck doubled in the tie run at the end of seventh place for the Hunters (2-0) to force additional innings.
Kodi Miller had a triple with two runs at the Grand Rapids season opener.
Cale Haugen hit a home run and drove in three runs to lead the visiting Eskomos to victory without a conference.
Jaxson Bennett let no hits and scored eleven hits in four innings when the Panthers won the Polar League game.
The Moose Lake-Willow River had only one hit from three South Ridge pitchers.
The Bluejackets rallied seventh from four runs to force additional innings and then won the non-conference game with two home runs at the park in the 11th inning on Wednesday night at Wade Stadium.
Each team scored a goal in the ninth inning to finish at 10 before Hibbing leveled his two-run record 1-1 in the eleventh.