Brett Jacobs

Reps sweep Wranglers in conference opener

The Helena Reps took a pair of matching 8-5 wins over Deer Lodge on Friday at Kindrick Legion Field to open the Class A Southern District Conference season.

In game one, Carter Wald paced the offense with a pair of hits and 3 RBI. Caeden Suero (2 hits, 1 RBI) and Grady Koenig (1 hit, 2 RBI) chipped in as well. Taylor Carlson (4.0 innings, 7 Ks, 3 hits) and Caleb Shamley (3.0 innings, 2 hits) allowed no earned runs on the day.

In game two, Ty McGurran led the offensive attack with 3 hits (double) and 3 RBI, and Andrew Rosston and Taylor Carlson (2 RBI) each contributed a pair of base hits as the Reps collective pounded out 10 hits. Brett Jacobs pitched the final 5 frames for the win.

The Reps move to 7-0 on the year.

Game 2

Helena 8, Deer Lodge 5

Deer Lodge – 102 100 1 – 5 6 1
Helena – 025 010 x – 8 9 4

McGurran 1-3, Wald 2-3, Suero 2-4, Rosston 1-4, Kellan Elder 0-2, Carlson 1-2, Shamley 0-1, Conor McCarvel 1-2, Gabe Dalbec 0-1, Grady Koenig 1-4

WP – Carlson. LP – Stone.
RBI – Carter Wald 3, Grady Koenig 2, Ty McGurran, Andrew Rosston, Caeden Suero.

Game 2

Helena 8, Deer Lodge 5

Der Lodge – 111 101 0 – 5 10 3
Helena – 201 131 x – 8 10 1

WP – Jacobs. LP – Lowery.

McGurran 1-3, Elder 0-1, Wald 1-3, Suero 1-2, Rosston 2-3, Carlson 2-4, McCarvel 0-1, Jacob Howell 0-4, Grady Koenig 0-2, Jacobs 0-1

RBI – McGurran 3, Carlson 2, Wald, Conor McCarvel.