Aggies win four more

4/30/09 (Thu)
The Velva-Drake Aggies smoked the competition last week, picking up four big wins, three of them region counters. The Aggies decimated McLean County last Thursday, taking both counters by a wide margin: 16-1 and 24-3. They went on to take down Garrison on Saturday, 12-2 and 6-1. “We came out and put up runs right away,” said VD Coach Mike Thingstad of the opener against McLean. “We hit the ball well with 17 hits and 4 extra base hits, including an in-the-park grand slam.” It was Ty Bruner smacking the four-run homer in one of his two hits in the game. Other heavy hitters included Josh Weidler, 2 for 2 with a double and 2 RBI; Tyler Mack, 2 of 4 with a double and 4 RBI; and Trenton Bruner, 3 of 4, including a triple. Tyler Ystaas went 2 for 2, Austyn Kittelson was 3 of 5, and Jon Mack, Sam Schultz each connected once.