The BerMis Junior Legion baseball team had a rough go of it June 16th and 17th at the Overton Bandits Tournament. Friday, BerMis lost both games they played, falling to the host Bandits 13-0 and losing to Alma by the same 13-0 score. The locals bounced back in Saturday’s game, beating Curtis by a score of 16-7.
In Saturday’s victory, Ike Wahls and Spencer Rice each scored three times for BerMis. Brian Hemmele had three singles and scored twice. Isaac Dunn had a single and the game’s only extra-base hit with a fifth-inning double. Dunn also crossed the plate twice.
BerMis hosted Alma on Wednesday, June 21st and picked up an 11-5 win.
Alma scored three in the first, one in the second and one in the fourth while BerMis could muster only a lone run in the first, making it a 5-1 score before the locals broke the game open in the bottom of the fourth.
Eight BerMis runs crossed in the fourth and two more in the fifth to make up the final score. BerMis had only five hits in the game, but were helped by three Alma errors and six walks. Aden Matejka and Justus Harvey each collected two hits for the locals.