Hornets sweep T-Birds
Markesan outscored Iola-Scandinavia 22-2 May 23 in a nonconference baseball doubleheader with 11-2 and 11-0 wins.
Meanwhile, the Thunderbirds handed Amherst an 11-0 Central Wisconsin 8 Conference baseball loss May 21.
Markesan 11, I-S 0
Markesan scored four times in the second inning and added two runs in the sixth and five more in the seventh and outhit the T-Birds 7-5.
Markesan 11, I-S 2
Markesan took a 5-2 lead into the seventh inning, but came up with six runs in the seventh.
Seth Korb had two of the T-Birds’ five hits and Kal Fischer drove in both runs.
I-S 11, Amherst 0
The T-Birds came up with all the runs they would need in the second inning to take a 2-0 lead.
I-S added four runs in the third and five more in the fourth.
The T-Birds faced Menominee Indian May 26 in Keshena and will wrap up the regular season at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 28, with a nonconference game in Waupaca.