Shockers jump on Red Eye
The Wadena-Deer Creek Shockers parlayed a strong start into a season-opening victory Saturday as they defeated Red Eye 7-2 at Deer Creek.
The Shockers scored in each of the first three innings en route to an early 6-2 lead.
Jamie Nordlund drove in four runs for the Shockers while J.J. Truax tripled. Jordan Wohlwend and Jaime George set the table by stealing a pair of bases apiece and then scoring twice.
The Shockers helped the pitching cause of Jordan Wohlwend, Jamie and Travis George by playing errorless ball.
WDC pitchers limited the Country Boys to just three hits.
The Shockers will travel to Hawley Saturday for a 1:30 p.m. game.
Red Eye 101 000 00 0 - 2 3 1
WDC 231 001 00 x - 7 7 0
WP: Jaime George; LP: Cannon
Save: Travis George