RAPID CITY – Post 8 won for the third straight time and had the team’s biggest offensive output of the season Sunday in a 16-3 win over Sturgis Post 33 at the Veterans Classic at Fitzgerald Stadium.
Jack Merkwan had two doubles and four RBI to lead the Eights’ offense. Jonny Lyons had three singles and four RBI. George Stalley and Jayden Wiebe each scored four runs for Post 8 (3-4). Post 8 also drew nine walks and took advantage of six Sturgis errors.
Jett Zabel pitched a five-inning complete game, allowing three runs and four hits.