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Century




Century 7-7,

Williston 4-6

April 13, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Aefedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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CEN
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WIL
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G1 Highlights:
CEN:: Collin Aarfor (WP); Dawson Weikum, 2-3, 2B, RBI; Ian McDonald, 1-3, 2B, RBI; Ben Weaver, 2-3, 2B, RBI; Cade Feeney, 2-3, RBI; Mason Trahan, 1-2; WIL: Bailey Bethke (LP); Chance Johnson, 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI; Tate Ferrell, 1-3, RBI; Koby Klassen, 1-3, RBI

G1 Notes: Century is 3-2 in the first game of WDA doubleheaders...Williston's four runs came in the fifth inning...The game was Williston's first at home.


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4 5 6
7
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CEN
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0 5 0
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WIL
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0 1 2
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G2 Highlights: CEN: Mason Trahan (WP); Cade Feenedy, 3-4; Thomas, 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI; Jake Olson, 2-4, RBI; Alex Jacob, 2-5; WIL: Garrett Hill (LP); Tate Ferrell, 2-4, RBI; Brady Aberle, 1-2, 2B
G2 Notes: Williston led 3-1 after four innings…Century won its third one-run game.
Records: Century, 7-3 Overall; 7-3 WDA; Williston, 1-5 Overall; 1-5 WDA



Williston 1-9,

Legacy 0-1

May 18, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Aefedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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LEG
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0 0
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WIL
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G1 Highlights: LEG: Zac Kovar (LP); Cole Parisien, 1-2, 2B; WIL: Zach Carson (WP)
G1 Notes: The winning run was scored via balk on the Legacy pitcher....The teams combined for just seven hits and one run.



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G2 Highlights:
LEG: Hunter Sigette (LP); Deondre Hawk, 1-3, RBI; WIL: Bailey Bethke (WP); Garrett Hill, 2-4, 2B; 2 RBI; George Callan, 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI; Halston Thompson, 1-2, 2 RBI; Hunter Haugen, 1-1, RBI
G2 Notes: Since Williston forfeited its first eight games due to using an ineligible player, the Coyotes are 15-9...Legacy will host St. Mary’s in a region play-in game next week.

Records: Legacy, 7-23 Overall; 7-23 WDA; Williston, 15-17 Overall; 15-17 WDA



Team Leaders 





Williston Coyotes Baseball

Williston 4-2,

Mandan 0-0

May 6, 2017, 1 p.m. CT

Aafedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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MAN
0 0 0
0 0
0
1
1

WIL
4 0 0
0 X
4
6
0


G1 Highlights:
MAN: Jackson Zittleman (LP); Ty Leingang, 1-2; WIL: Bailey Bethke (WP); George Callan, 1-2; Brady Aberle, 1-3, 2B; Chance Johnson, 2-2
G1 Notes: Williston pitcher Bailey Bethke allowed just one hit en route to the shutout win...Willston scored all its runs in the first inning.


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MAN
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0 0 0
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1 0 0
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G2 Highlights:
MAN: Alex Horner (LP), 1-3; Jaden Andresen, 1-3; WIL: Zach Carson (WP), Garrett Hill, 1-3; Chance Johnson, 1-3, 2B; Brady Aberle, 1-3, 2B
G2 Notes: Williston picked up its third sweep of the season.
Records: Mandan, 12-12 Overall; 12-12 WDA; Williston, 8-16 Overall; 8-16 WDA


Away

Williston, 9-8,

Bismarck High 5-1

May 13, 2017, 12 noon CT

Bismarck Public Schools Athletic Complex, Bismarck, N.D.



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WIL
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9
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BHS
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Bailey Bethke (WP); George Callan, 3-4, 2B; Brady Aberle, 3-3; Garret Hill, 2-3, 2B; Braeden Zaste, 2-3, 2 RBI; BHS: Zach Kessler (LP), 3-3, 2B, RBI; Andrew Feist, 2-3, 3B, RBI
G1 Notes: Williston scored six runs in the third inning to break open the game.


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4 5 6
7
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WIL
3 0 3
2 0 0
0
8
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BHS
0 0 0
0 1 0
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G2 Highlights:
WIL: Zach Carson (WP); Brady Aberle, 4-4, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI; Tate Ferrell, 1-3, HR, 2 RBI; Koby Klassen, 2-3, RBI; BHS: Elias McCloud (LP); Easton Ficek, 1-3
G2 Notes: Williston won its sixth straight game…Williston’s Tate Ferrell homered.
Records: Williston, 12-16 Overall; 12-16 WDA; Bismarck High, 14-14 Overall; 14-14 WDA



Williston 9-4,

Legacy 2-6

April 27, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT
Bismarck Public Schools  Athletic Complex, Bismarck, N.D.



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WIL
1 0 0
5 3
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10
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LEG
0 0 1
1 0
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Halston Thompson (WP); George Callan, 2-2, 2B, 3 RBI; Chance JohnsoN, 1-3, 2B, RBI; Zach Carson, 2-2; LEG; Zach Ebach (LP); Jason Hoekstra, 1-2, RBI; Zac Kovar, 1-1, RBI
G1 Notes:
Williston won its fifth straight game...The Coyotes broke open the game with five runs in the fourth inning…The teams combined for 16 hits.



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4 5 6
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WIL
0 0 0
0 0 3
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LEG
0 0 1
1 0 4
X
6
10
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G2 Highlights:
WIL: Zach Carlson (LP); Chance Johnson, 1-3, 3B, 2 RBI; Bailey Bethke, 1-3, 3B; Brady Aberle, 1-3, 2B; Jamie Kohler, 1-1, RBI; LEG: Dawson Keller (WP), 1-4, RBI; Hunter Sigette, 2-3, 2B, 3 RBI; Hunter Ripplinger, 2-3; Tanner Jose, 1-4, RBI; Ryan Heilman, 2-3, RBI
G2 Notes:
The win snapped a five-game losing skid for the Sabers…Williston led 3-2 heading into the bottom of the sixth inning.
Records:
Williston, 5-9 Overall; 5-9 WDA; Legacy, 3-9 Overall; 3-9 WDA



Head Coach: Aaron Finders

Assistant Coaches: Josh Finders, Dustin Bratlien, Andy Mock, Jon Westphal, Chris Doane, and Trever Sorenson

2015-16 Season: 20-18 Overall; 17-15 WDA (5th)

2016 West Region Tournament Finish: Fourth

2016 Class A Tournament: Sixth

WDA championships: 1 (2006)

State championships: 1 (2008)

Home Field: Aafedt Stadium

Willistonbaseball website

WDA Baseball Main Page



2017 Results

Date

OpponentScoreRecord

4-6

4-7

4-13

4-18

4-21

4-22

4-27

4-28

4-29

5-2

5-5

5-6

5-12

5-13

5-16

5-18

5-25

5-26



@Dickinson

@Minot

Century

Bismarck High

St. Mary's

Jamestown

@Legacy

@Jamestown

@Mandan

Dickinson

Minot

Mandan

@Century

@Bismarck

St. Mary's

Legacy

Minot$

Century#



0-7L, 0-7L

0-7L, 0-7L

0-7L, 0-7L

0-7L, 0-7L

3-2W 13-8W

7-6W, 2-1W

9-2W, 4-6L

2-0W, 0-4L

2-3L, 3-6L

2-4L, 5-7L

4-6L, 0-12L

4-0W, 2-0W

3-2W, 3-2W

9-5W, 8-1W

7-0W, 0-2L

1-0W, 9-1W

0-1L

3-11L



0-2

0-4

0-6

0-8

2-8

4-8

5-9

6-10

6-12

6-14

6-16

8-16

10-16

12-16

13-17

15-17

15-18

15-19




*Williston forfeited its first 8 games due to using an ineligible player

$ West Region Quarterfinal, Minot

# West Region Loser-out, Minot


2017 Varsity Schedule/Results

West Region Loser-out

Century 11, Williston 3

May 26, 2017, 1:30 p.m CT

Corbett Field, Minot, N.D.



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4 5 6
7
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1 0 2
0 0 0
0
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6
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2 2 3
2 2 0
X
11
12
4


Game Highlights:
CEN: Cade Fenney (WP), 3-3, 2 RBI; Connor Hanson, 3-4, 2 RBI; Ben Weaver, 2-3, RBI; WIL: Zack Carson (LP); Tate Ferrell, 2-4, 2 RBI
Game Notes: Century advanced to a state qualifying game…Williston ended its season with the loss…Century won three of five meetings with the Coytoes.
Records: Williston, 15-19 Overall; 15-17 WDA; Century, 22-13 Overall; 21-11 WDA


For the complete varsity schedule, click on the link above.

Williston 2-0,

Jamestown 0-4

April 28, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT
Haaland Field, Bismarck, N.D.



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WIL
0 0 2
0 0
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9
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JAM
0 0 0
0 0
0
0
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Baily Bethke (WP); Tate Ferrel, 3-3; Brady Aberle, 2-3; Zach Carlson, 2-3; JAM: Andrew Nohrenberg (LP); Dawson Douty,  1-2; Chris Erickson, 1-2; Ryder Lunzman, 1-2
G2 Notes: It was Jamestown’s home game, but played in Bismarck as Jamestown’s home field completes dugout renovations…Williston scored both runs in the third inning.



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4 5 6
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0 0 0
0 0 0
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JAM
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2 2 0
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G2 Highlights:
WILL: Zach Carlson (LP); JAM: Ryder Lunzman (WP), Ty Fischer, 1-2; Dawson Douty, 1-3; Ben Friebel, 2-3, 2B; Tommy Falk, 1-2; Ryder Lunzman, 1-3; Andrew Nohrenberg, 1-3; Carter Weiser, 1-2
G2 Notes:
The Blue Jays win snapped three straight losses to Williston.
Records:
Williston, 6-10 Overall; 6-10 WDA; Jamestown, 6-8 Overall; 6-8 WDA
 


On Deck: 2017 season complete

Dickinson 4-7,

Williston 2-5

May 2, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Aefedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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0 3 0
1 0
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Halston Thompson (LP); Brady Aberle, 2B; Tate Farrell, 2B; George Callan, 3B
G1 Notes: Williston’s two runs came in the first inning on three extra base hits.


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7 8
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DCK
2 0 0
0 0 0
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5
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G2 Highlights:
DCK: Cam Jorda, HR, 3B, 5 RBI; WIL: Trevor Odegard (LP); Garret Hill, 2 RBI;
G2 Notes: Dickinson scored two runs in the eighth inning for the win…Dickinson won its fourth straight game…Williston led 4-2 heading into the seventh inning.
Records:
Dickinson, 17-1 Overall; 17-1 WDA; Williston, 6-14 Overall; 6-14 WDA



Home

Williston, 7-2

Jamestown 6-1

April 22, 2017, 12 noon CT

Aefedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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G1 Highlights:
NA
G1 Notes:
Williston trailed 6-0 before rallying for the win.


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G2 Highlights:
NA
G2 Notes:
Williston posted its second straight sweep..Jamestown was swept for the first time this season.
Records:
Jamestown,5-7 Overall; 5-7 WDA Williston, 4-8 Overall; 4-8 WDA;



​​​​Overall: 15-19 / Conference: 15-17     Home: 9-9 / Away: 6-9 / Neutral: 0-1


Mandan 3-6,

Williston 2-3

April 29, 2017, 1 p.m. CT
Veterans Memorial Ballpark, Mandan N.D.



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1 2
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Brady Aberle (LP); Koby Klassen, 2-2, 2 RBI; MAN: Mason Huntley, 2B; (WP), Ty Leingang, 2-3, RBI; Jaden Andresen, 2B
G1 Notes: Mandan won the game on a squeeze bunt in the bottom of the fifth...Williston’s Koby Klassen drove in both Coyote runs.


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0 1 0
2 0 0
0
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MAN
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4 0 0
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6
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G2 Highlights:
WIL: Garrett Hill; George Callan, 2-4, 3B, 2 RBI; Chance Johnson, 3-4; Koby Klassen, 2-4; Braeden Zaste, 2-3; MAN: Ty Leingang (WP); Mason Huntley, 2-3, 2B; Alex Horner, 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI
G2 Notes: Mandan has won seven out of its last eight games…Williston was playing its third doubleheader in as many days.

Records: Williston, 6-12 Overall; 6-12 WDA; Mandan, 9-9 Overall; 9-9- WDA

 

Minot 6-12,

Williston 4-0

May 5, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Aefedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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MIN
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0 3
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0 3
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G1 Highlights:
MIN: Carson Tonini; Lofton Klabunde, 2-3; Paxten Wahlund, 2-3; WIL: Brady Aberle
G1 Notes: Minot pitcher Carson Tonini held Williston to just one hit


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MIN
3 1 0
0 5 3
12
15
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0 0 0
0 0 0
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G2 Highlights:
MIN: Creighton Rudolph (WP), 3-3, 2 RBI; Easton Benmett, 4-5, 3 RBI; Carson Tonini, 3-3, RBI
G2 Notes: Minot won all four regular season meetings against Williston…The win was Minot’s fourth in a row.
Records: Minot, 15-7 Overall; 15-7 WDA; Williston, 6-16 Overall; 6-16 WDA



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Williston 7-0,

St. Mary's 0-2

May 16, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Aafedt Stadium, Williston, N.D.



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0 0
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G1 Highlights:
SM: John Sammons (LP); Michael McIntee, 1-2; Mark Samson, 1-2; WIL: Halsten Thompson (WP); Chance Johnson, 2-3, RBI; Koby Klassen, 2-2; Ty Gerrard, 2-3, 3B, 2 RBI; Braedan Zaste, 2-3, RBI
G1 Notes: Williston won its third straight game against St. Mary’s…Four Williston players had two hits.


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SM
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0 0 0
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0 0 0
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G2 Highlights:
SM: Matt Guenther (WP), 6 SO, 2-3, 2B; Michael McIntee, 1-3, 2B; Eric Horner, 1-3, RBI; Luke Kambeitz, 2-3, RBI; Drew Dosch, 1-3; WIL: Jadin Norby (LP); Chance Johnson, 2-3
G2 Notes: The loss snapped Williston’s season-high seven game win streak..,St. Mary’s picked up its first road win...St. Mary’s pitcher Matt Guenther fanned six batters en route to the shutout.
Records: St. Mary’s, 5-23 Overall; 5-23 WDA; Williston, 13-17 Overall; 13-17 WDA



West Region Quarterfinal

Minot 1, Williston 0

May 25, 2017, 8 p.m CT

Corbett Field, Minot, N.D.



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0 0 0
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Game Highlights:
WIL: Bailey Bethke (WP);  Tate Ferrel, singles; Zacg Carlson, singlesl; MIN: Carson Tonini (WP); Lofton Klabunde, HR
Game Notes: Minot won all five games vs. Williston this season…Williston out-hit Minot, 4-2.

Records: Williston, 15-18 Overall; 15-17 WDA; Minot, 21-12 Overall; 20-12 WDA


2017 Record​​

Minot 5-12

Williston 4-2

April 7, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Corbett Field, Minot, N.D.



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G1 Highlights: WIL: Callan (LP); Chance Johnson, 2-3, 3 RBI; MIN: Carson Tonini (WP); 2-3, 2 RBI
G1 Notes: Minot scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning for the come-from-behind win…Williston’s Chance Johnson drove in three runs.



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WIL
2 0 0
0 0
2
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2 0 0
8 2
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G2 Highlights: WIL:  Jamie Kohler (LP); Brandon Kilday, 2-2, 2B, 2 RBI; MIN: Blake Smith (WP); Creighton Rudolph, 3-3, 2B; Carson Tonini, 2-3, 3 RBI
G2 Notes: Minot scored eight runs in the fourth inning to break open the game…Minot’s Carson Tonini had three RBI

Records: Williston, 1-3 Overall; 1-3 WDA; Minot, 4-0 Overall; 4-0 WDA



Williston 3-3,

Century 2-2

May 12, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Bismarck Public Schools Complex, Bismarck, N.D.



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CEN
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Halston Thompson (WP); Tate Ferrell, 2-2, RBI; Chance Johnson, 2-3, 2B RBI; CEN: Cade Feeney (LP), 1-3, 2B, RBI; Ian McDonald, 1-3, 3B, RBI; Ben Weaver, 1-2; Collin Aarford, 1-2; Dawson Weikum, 2-3; Jake Olson, 1-3
G1 Notes: Williston scored all three runs in the top of the third inning…The loss snapped Century’s four-game winning streak.


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4 5 6
7
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0 2 0
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CEN
2 0 0
0 0 0
0
2
5
0


G2 Highlights:
WIL: Braeden Zaste (WP); Brady Aberle, 2-3, 2B, RBI; Ty Gerrard, 1-3, 2B, RBI; Zach Carson, 1-2, 2B; CEN: Isaiah Thomas (LP); 1-2, RBI; Matt Miller, 1-3; Cade Feeney, 1-3
G2 Notes: The teams’ split their four regular season games…The victory was Williston’s fifth by one run…The Coyotes won their fourth straight game.
Records: Williston, 10-16 Overall; 10-16 WDA; Century, 18-8 Overall; 18-8 WDA


Williston, 3-13

St. Mary's 2-8

April 21, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CT

Bismarck Municipal Ballpark, Bismarck, N.D.



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0 2 1
0 0
3
6
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STM
0 0 0
2 0
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G1 Highlights:
WIL: Bailey Bethke (WP); Chance Johnson, 1-3, 3B; Koby Klassen, 2-3, 2 RBI; George Callan, 2-3; Ty Gerrard, 1-2, RBI; STM: Mark Sammons (LP); John Sammons, 1-2, 2 RBI; Matt Guenther, 1-3, 2B
G1 Notes:
Williston picked up its first win of the season...St. Mary’s dropped its eighth straight game.


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7
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3 0 2
0 6 0
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STM
4 0 0
0 0 0
4
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7
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G2 Highlights:
WIL: Zachary Wilson (WP), Garrett Hill, 2-4, 4 RBI; Brady Aberle, 3-5, 2 RBI; Bailey Bethke, 1-3, 2B; Chance Johnson, 1-5, 2 RBI; Tate Farrell, 1-2, RBI; Halsten Thompson, 1-4, RBI; SM: John Sammons (LP), 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI; Kirklan Korczak, 1-4, 2 RBI; Eric Horner, 1-4, 2B, RBI; Mark Sammons, RBI; Matt Guenther, 1-3, RBI
G2 Notes:
Williston scored six runs in the fifth inning to break open the game.
Records:
Williston, 2-8 Overall; 2-8 WDA; St. Mary’s, 1-9 Overall; 1-9 WDA