Kingery Printing, Dairy Queen Reach Cal Ripken Title Game


Published on July 16 2013 6:44 am
Last Updated on July 16 2013 6:44 am
Written by Millie Lange

Kingery Printing and Dairy Queen picked up victories in the Cal Ripken League Tournament Monday evening to advance to the championship game.

Kingery Printing trounced Arab Pest Control 16-2 in five innings. Kingery stepped out to an 8-0 first inning lead. Aaron Webb was the winning pitcher on a four-hitter.

Webb also led the way offensively with two doubles and two RBI. Mitch Hardiek had a single, double and two RBI while Mitch Hemmen added two singles and an RBI and Chase Thies a double and two RBI.

Nick Bishop led Arab with a single, double and two RBI.

Dairy Queen downed NAPA 7-4 by scoring four runs in the first and three in the third. NAPA attempted a comeback with three in the fourth and one in the sixth.

Parker Siner picked up the pitching win on a five-hitter. Luke Ludwig had a single and double for the winners while Noah Teasley had a double and four RBI.

Leading NAPA was Dylan Bushur with a single, double and an RBI and Reid Mathenia with a two-run homer. He finished with three RBI.

Kingery and Dairy Queen will square off for the championship Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Arab and NAPA will meet for third place at 5:30 p.m.

At Community Park

Game One

Arab Pest Control          002    00    --      2-4

Kingery Printing            820    6x    --    16-9

WP -- Aaron Webb. LP -- Nick Bishop.

Arab Pest Control -- Nick Bishop, single, double, 2 RBI; Collin Hartke, 2 singles

Kingery Printing -- Aaron Webb, 2 doubles, 2 RBI; Chase Thies, double, 2 RBI; Mitch Hardiek, single, double, 2 RBI; Mitch Hemmen, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Gavin Braunecker, 3 RBI; Jared Hoene, single; Waylan Kollman, single; Tim Moore, 1  RBI

Game Two

Dairy Queen          403    000    --    7-6

NAPA                       000    301    --    4-5

WP -- Parker Siner. LP -- Colin  Koester.

Dairy Queen -- Aiden Beck, single; Luke Ludwig, single, double; Luke Sparks, single, 1 RBI; Noah Teasley, double, 4 RBI; Will Kabbes, single

NAPA -- Dylan Bushur, single, double, 1 RBI; Reid Mathenia, single, home run (fourth, one on), 3 RBI; Colin Koester, single