NWL: Lakeshore sweeps Kenosha; Madison, Eau Claire pick up wins

Lakeshore swept Kenosha in a doubleheader, while Madison split theirs with Rockford, and Eau Claire won on Tuesday night.

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NWL Northwoods League recap

Lakeshore 4, Kenosha 3 (Game 1)

The Lakeshore Chinooks scored once in the eighth which would go on to be the game winner to defeat the Kenosha Kingfish 4-3. In the bottom of the eighth, Drake Lubin (Eastern Michigan) knocked in a run from a single to score the eventual game winner for Lakeshore.

Lakeshore 3, Kenosha 2 (Game 2)

Lakeshore ended up scoring the eventual game winner in the top of the ninth when Rylan Thomas (Central Florida) hit a two-run single. Thomas then made his first pitching appearance in the bottom half and picked up the save.

Rockford 5, Madison 3 (Game 1)

The Rockford Rivets needed 14 innings to defeat the Madison Mallards 5-3.

Madison 6, Rockford 3 (Game 2)

The Madison Mallards scored late and fought off a late rally by the Rockford Rivets to win 6-3. Madison broke the tie and took the lead for three runs in the seventh. The first run scored from a bases loaded walk and Thomas Smart (Oakton) hit a two-run double in the next at bat.

Eau Claire 7, La Crosse 3

The Eau Claire Express defeated the La Crosse Loggers 7-3. Justin Evans (Columbus State) hit a three-run home run in the fourth inning.

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Schedule for June 21:

Rochester @ Eau Claire (6:35 PM)

Madison @ Fond du Lac (6:35 PM)

Battle Creek @ Lakeshore (6:35 PM)

Kalamazoo @ Wisconsin (6:35 PM)

La Crosse @ Waterloo (6:35 PM)

Thunder Bay @ Duluth (6:35 PM)

Kenosha @ Rockford (6:35 PM)

Mankato @ Bismarck (7:05 PM)

Willmar @ St. Cloud (7:05 PM)

Wisconsin Rapids @ Green Bay (7:05 PM)

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