Oskaloosa 13, Carlisle 2
CARLISLE — The Osky bats stayed hot on Tuesday after a slow start as they went off for 13 runs and a road win over Carlisle.
The Indians led 1-0 after three innings before opening the flood gates the rest of the way, scoring multiple runs in each of the remaining four innings.
Noah Van Veldhuizen brought out the boom stick on a couple of occasions, finishing 3-for-4 with two home runs and five RBIs. He also pitched two no-hit innings allow one walk with five strikeouts.
Ethan Christ would also go yard for Osky while finishing 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Tyler Miller reached all five times, going 2-for-2 with one RBI, three walks and four steals. He saw time on the mound, pitching two no-hit innings with three walks and three strikeouts.
With games on Thursday and Friday, Oskaloosa was able to preserve their pitching arms as they cycled through five pitchers on the night, none threw more than 40 pitches.
Oskaloosa (12-4, 9-4 LHC) host Washington (7-6) on Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
Pella 18, Saydel 8
SAYDEL — The Dutch did all their damage on offense in two innings as their bats exploded for a 10-run win in six innings.
Pella scored eight runs in the first inning before Saydel would slowly chip away before tying the game in the fifth only for the Dutch to erupt for 10 runs in the sixth.
River Baker and Aidan Pollock both recorded three RBIs while Nick Grandia, Nick DeJong, Drew Hillman, Jason Knox and Colby Van Gorp all drove in two runs for the Dutch.
Mason Wittmer recorded the win after going 3 2/3 innings, giving up two unearned runs on two hits with two walks and five strikeouts.
Pella (8-9) return home on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. to take on No. 8 (3A) Ballard (9-3).
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 12, Pella Christian 5
EDDYVILLE — In their regular season finale, the Eagles grabbed in early lead before falling behind on a tough defensive evening where PC finished with seven errors in their loss to EBF on Tuesday.
Luke Mulder collected two hits for Pella Christian while David Willis had two RBIs with Stone Turner and Blake Veenstra both driving in one run.
Pella Christian (3-11, 3-9 LHC) will now prepare for the first round of districts where they will host Cardinal (6-3) on Saturday at 7 p.m.
Knoxville 7, Bondurant-Farrar 4
BONDURANT — The Panthers were able to pick up a win on the road on Tuesday when they traveled to Bondurant-Farrar.
Knoxville jumped ahead 2-0 early before the Bluejays would rattle off three runs in the third to take the lead. The Panthers quickly answered with three runs of their own the reclaim the lead for good.
Knoxville (6-7, 3-3 SCC) will host Clarke (3-6, 0-5 SCC) on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
*Knoxville stats were not available at time of print