Okoboji opens baseball season with a road win

Thu 5-29-2014

The Okoboji baseball team opened up their season Wednesday night with a 14-3 win on the road at Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Aryshire. 11 of those runs came in the top of the 7th inning.  Matt Eckard went 4 for 5 from the plate for the Pioneers with 3 runs scored.  Houston Hawkins scored 4 times in a 2 for 4 night hitting.  Hawkins also got the start, pitching 5 innings ans surrendering just one earned run while striking out 7.  Okoboji is home Friday night against Alta-Aurelia.

Other Scores:

Spirit Lake 13
George Little Rock 0

Spirit Lake 7
George Little 6

Remsen St. Mary's 10
Harris Lake Park 2

Hartley Melvin Sanborn 2
Unity Christian 1

Pocahontas 9
Storm Lake 7

Algona 14
Emmetsburg 0

West Bend Mallard 4
Sioux Central 0