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PREP ROUNDUP: Sycamore baseball suffers first defeat in conference

Published: Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:09 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014 9:13 a.m. CDT

Morris scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeat the Sycamore baseball team, 3-2 on Wednesday.

Michael Swanberg had two hits for the Spartans, while Cooper Vinz and Brett Weaver had RBIs.

Cole Nelson took the loss, striking out five and walking three while allowing seven hits in a complete-game effort. Nelson falls to 2-1.

Sycamore is now 9-2 and 4-1 in conference.

The Spartans will host Morris at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon at Sycamore Park.

T’wolves remain unbeaten: Indian Creek improved to 7-0 with a 22-6 victory over Earlville-Leland in five innings. Trevor Guerra and Winston Simpson were each 2 for 3 with four RBIs for the Timberwolves. Brock Myers earned the win, giving up five hits in three innings of work.

SOFTBALL

T’wolves fall: Earlville-Leland beat Indian Creek, 8-1. Kayla Kauffman hit a solo homer for the Timberwolves’ lone run of the game. Indian Creek is now 4-5 and 3-4 in conference.

LATE TUESDAY

BASEBALL

Cogs suffer BNC loss: Brady Huffman gave up zero earned runs and struck out 11 hitters in 6 1/3 innings for Genoa-Kingston at Richmond-Burton, but it wasn’t enough as the Cogs suffered a 3-2 loss. G-K falls to 6-7 and 2-1 in Big Northern East play.

Jake Langford went 1 for 2 with a double and a run scored for G-K.

Tommy Hansen finished 1 for 3 with an RBI and Mikey Semmens went 1 for 2.

BOYS TRACK

Kaneland 105, Yorkville 39: At Maple Park, Kaneland’s Alex Snyder had a career-best in the shot put with a throw of 48 feet, 2.5 inches.

GIRLS TRACK

Yorkville 80, Kaneland 65: At Maple Park, Kaneland’s Nicole Sreenan won the 100 meters (12.86) and 400 (58.69).

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