Spring Lake Park watched the game slip away early and couldn't recover in an 18-3 loss to Mankato National on Friday. Mankato National scored on a single by Rob Meidl in the first inning, a double by Ben Scott in the first inning, a single by Jacob Ous in the first inning, a single by Josh Johnson in the second inning, and a single by Ous in the second inning.
Mankato National took an early lead in the first inning. With zero outs in the first inning Rob Meidl drove in one run when he singled.
Cade McMahon, Derek Sonmore, Jack McKusick, Sam Knight, and Jack Marthaler each collected one hit to lead Spring Lake Park.
Mankato National had 23 hits in the game. Peter Haley, Josh Johnson, Meidl, Chris Pipes, Tom Yokrel, Alec Gratz, Jacob Ous, Luke Sellner, and Ben Scott each collected multiple hits for Mankato National.