Baseball team wins one of four
The West Fargo baseball team played four games in two days but walked away with just one victory.
The team’s only win came off the arm of junior pitcher Ben Strahm, who pitched a no-hitter and struck out 11 batters for his second win of the season.
Offensively, junior outfielder Tony Nichols led the team, going 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI.
The second game saw two-hit games from Devin Wagenman, Chase Gooding and Jacob Telander. All three of them each batted in a run.
Senior infielder Aaron Fraase went 3-for-3 in Saturday’s first game.
Sophomore Michael Glanville went 1-for-3 in the game and batted in the team’s only earned run.
Pitchers Devin Wagenman and Brennan Thiele — who eached pitched three innings — combined to strike out eight batters.
In the second game, leadoff hitter Noah Paper went 3-for-4 with an RBI, and Glanville went 1-for-3 with two RBIs.
Gooding was on the mound for the game, striking out seven in 6 1/3 innings.
The Packers are off until Monday, when they face the Deacons of Fargo Shanley in a 5 p.m. doubleheader.