Freeport notched a big win over North Division rival Fort Ripley on Friday night under the lights at Black Sox Park 7-3. Grant Hess paced the Sox offense with 2 doubles and 4 RBI. Peter Burg earned the complete game win, scattering 7 hits with 7 strikeouts and 3 walks.
Freeport’s struggles with the Cuyuna Range Miners continued as they were swept in the season series, losing 5-2 at Black Sox Park on Saturday night.
Freeport rebounded on Sunday traveling to their I-94 neighbor Avon and defeated the Lakers 13-6 while pounding out 20 hits in the process with Troy Frieler going a perfect 5-5. Nate Winter earned the win in 6 innings of work.