Twisters baseball looking to improve

Christopher Aune | The Herald-TribuneThe throw was on time to Twisters’ first baseman Chase Hogg in the 2nd inning vs. Waldron.

The Oldenburg Academy boys’ baseball team came on strong in the final innings, but fell 1 run short of Waldron High School 7-6 April 5 at Liberty Park. That puts the varsity record at 0-3.

WHS 320 101 0 - 7 7 2

OA 100 003 2 - 6 10 1

Aaron Huber 0-3, BB, SB; Nick Bischoff 1-4; Sam Gast 1-4, run; Tanner Alley 1-4, double, RBI; Tyler Hesselbrock 2-3, 2 runs, BB, SB; Bryce Ahaus 2-4, 2 runs, SB; Chase Hogg 2-4, run, 2 RBI; Zach Pottschmidt 0-3, BB; Dalton Mooney 1-1, 2 RBI.

Pitching: Nick Bischoff 2 IP, 5 earned runs, 4 hits, 2 BB, 1 K, hit by pitch. Loss. Tyler Hesselbrock 3 IP, R, 3 H, 0 BB, 3 K. Zach Pottschmidt 2 IP, ER, 0 hits, BB, 3 K, HBP.

vs. Lincoln

The Twisters lost 7-2 to Lincoln High School, Cambridge City, April 2.

LHS 301 011 1 - 7 11 3

OA 000 200 0 - 2 5 1

Aaron Huber 0-3, run, reached on error, BB; Bryce Ahaus 1-4, run; Sam Gast 1-4; Tanner Alley 2-3, BB, RBI; Tyler Hesselbrock 0-4, RBI; Chase Hogg 0-3, ROE; Zach West 1-3, ROE.

Pitching: Zach Pottschmidt 3 IP, 4 ER, 6 H, 2 BB, 4 K. Loss. Tyler Hesselbrock 3 IP, 2 ER, 3 H, 2 BB, 2 K, HBP. Bryce Ahaus 1 IP, R, 2 H, BB.

vs. Edinburgh

OA’s game vs. Edinburgh High School was shortened to 5 innings due to the 10-run rule April 4. Edinburg got away 13-3.

EHS 310 63 - 13 13 1

OA 000 12 - 3 5 4

Aaron Huber 1-1, R, 2 BB; Bryce Ahaus 1-3, run; Tanner Alley 2-2, run, BB; Tyler Hesselbrock 0-2, BB; Chase Hogg 0-2, BB; Zach Pottschmidt 0-3, RBI; Ian Dickey 1-2.

Pitching: Chase Hogg 2 IP, 4 ER, 7 H, 1 BB, 1 K, HBP. Loss. Sam Gast 1 IP, 0 R, 0 hits, 0 BB, 3 K; Zach West 0 IP, 5 R, 4 ER, 3 H, 0 K, 0 BB, HBP. Bryce Ahaus 2 IP, 4 R, 3 ER, 3 H, 3 K, 2 BB.

Doubleheader

Oldenburg Academy plays at Jac-Cen-Del High School with the first game beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 9.