Chan Baseball - Rudolf

Wyatt Rudolf attempts to steal home on a double steal in a recent win over Bloomington Kennedy for Chanhassen on May 21.

A chance to secure a top-three seeding in Section 2-4A, three outs away from victory, Chanhassen fell to 14-win Eastview by a 6-4 score May 22 at Stotm Stadium.

The Lightning scored three times in the seventh inning for the lead.

Chanhassen, 11-9 overall into the playoffs, scored runs in the second, third and fourth innings.

Andrew Mahlke had two RBIs with Grant Moser leading the Storm with two hits, including a double.

Greg Ryun struck out five batters in 2 2/3 innings in the loss for Chanhassen. Kody Dalen started, throwing four innings, giving up three runs.

Section 2-4A will seed teams through the QRF on Sunday, May 26.


Outhit 8-6, Hutchinson still prevailed, clinching the Wright County Conference East Division title in a rain-shortened 4-2 win at Holy Family Catholic May 21.

The game was called after five innings due to the wet surface.

Ethan Beffert drove in two runs for the Tigers, which finished with a 7-2 record.

PJ Barrett had a team-high two hits for the Fire, which enter the Section 5AA playoffs as the No. 2 seed with a 10-6-1 record.

Holy Family Catholic hosts Minneapolis North at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23.


Even through six innings, Totino-Grace loaded the bases with no outs, scoring the go-ahead run in a 3-2 win over Chaska on May 22 at Athletic Park.

Charlie Dardis was solid in the start for the Hawks. He threw 6 2/3 innings, surrendering three runs on seven hits with eight strikeouts.

Nathan Rosenberg and Patrick Fontaine had RBIs in the second and third innings for Chaska, which was outhit 7-4.

Will Magnuson and Nick Olmscheid each scored runs for the Hawks.

Chaska (9-9) completes a game at Eden Prairie at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23. The Hawks lead the contest 2-1.


Buffalo scored five times early on, holding Minnetonka to four hits in a 6-2 decision on May 21.

Michael Weber threw all seven innings, fanning eight batters for the Bison.

Calvin James had three hits for Buffalo.

Ethan Rommes struck out three batters in two innings of work for Minnetonka (7-11), which had a contest at Edina postponed to Thursday, May 23, at 6:30 p.m.


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