MADISON – The Cossacks pounded out 11 hits and took advantage of four ORR/Arlington errors on the way to a 13-5 high school baseball win on Monday night in Madison.
Sioux Valley sandwiched a pair of three-run innings around a two-run spot to take a 8-0 lead through 2 1/2 innings, and then, tacked on five more runs over the final three frames to match ORR/Arlington.
Parker Puetz gave up one run on one hit and two walks with 11 strikeouts in four innings of work and helped his cause with a double, triple and four runs batted in.
Lane Vander Wal tossed two innings, giving up four unearned runs on two hits and three walks before Daymien Danziesan struck out two in a scoreless seventh frame.
Jakob Ziegler added three hits and an RBI as Caleb Elijah and Ashton Bultje each finished with a pair of hits and an RBI.
Taylor Hojer suffered the loss after allowing eight runs – four earned – on six hits and five bases on balls with three strikeouts.
Kadyn Gehrels gave up three runs on three hits and four walks with four Ks, while Aiden Tisdall finished up and let in two earned runs on two hits and a walk and struck out one.
The Cossacks are scheduled to play host to Howard on Friday in a 5:30 p.m. start at Hoff Field.
SIOUX VALLEY 13, ORR/ARLINGTON 5
Sioux Valley 323 012 2 – 13 11 2
ORR/Arl 000 122 0 – 5 3 4
Parker Puetz, Luke Vander Wal (5), Daymien Danziesan (7) and Jake Goodfellow; Taylor Hojer, Kadyn Gehrels (3), Aiden Tisdall (7) and Aiden Tisdall, Luke Steffensen (7). W – Puetz. L – Hojer. 2B: SV, Parker Puetz, Kashas Vander Wal; ORR/A, Will Matson. 3B: SV, Parker Puetz.