Dakota Valley decimated the Yankton Blacksox 16-0 at home Saturday, July 17. The game was only four innings long, as DV scored 6 runs in the first, 3 in the second, 1 in the third and 6 in the fourth.
DV had 16 runs and 16 RBI. Eight runners made it to first base on walks. Garrett Anderson hit a double and Ethan Anema and Brendan Barnett reached on errors. DV left 5 on base, compared to 6 from Yankton.
Five of DV’s players made it to base by being hit by a pitch. Seven players stole a total of 9 bases.
Pitchers for DV were Anderson – 3 innings, 4 hits and 2 strikeouts; and Jake Pruchniak – 1 inning, 1 base on balls and 2 strikeouts.