ALBION – The Pender Senior Legion baseball team met Dannebrog-Cairo-Boelus in the opening round of the Class C state tournament in Albion on Saturday, July 28 in a game heard on 107.9 The Bull.
Pender trailed 2-1 after the first inning, but scored two runs each in the third and fourth innings to lead 5-2.
DCB rallied for two runs in the sixth, but fell short, as Pender would go on to win 5-4.
Aaron Ras had a pair of doubles and two RBIs for Pender. Hunter Ferguson, Jared Tyrell and Jacob Zuhlke each had base hits.
Brady Oliver pitched a complete game, earning the win, allowing four runs on seven hits and two walks, striking out four.
Pender will meet Wilber at 8:00 on Sunday. The game will be broadcast on 107.9 The Bull.