East Troy wins Legion opener
East Troy pounded Northern Door 10-4 in an American Legion Class A state baseball tourney opener at Lomira on Friday.
Dan and Nick Douglas hit back-to-back doubles in the three-run first inning. Dan Douglas hit an RBI double in the four-run third inning, while Nick Douglas ripped a two-run single.
East Troy posted 10 hits, including Matt Lang’s two-run homer in the fifth inning for a 9-4 lead.
Andy Kiesow went the distance for East Troy, allowing 10 hits to Northern Door (18-5).
East Troy (12-3) plays Horicon (19-3) at 4 p.m. today in the double-elimination tournament.
EAST TROY 10, NORTHERN DOOR 4
East Troy 304 002 1—10 10 3
Northern Door 100 201 0—4 10 3
Kiesow and D. Douglas; Leist, Ausloos (6) and Schortner.
Leading hitters—D. Douglas (ET) 3x5, N. Douglas (ET) 2x3, Pederson (ET) 3x3, W. Schortner (ND) 2x4, Leist (ND) 2x4, K. Schorner (ET) 3x3. 2B—D. Douglas (ET) 2, N. Douglas (ET). 3B—Pederson (ET), Loth (ND), HR—Lang (ET).
SO—Kiesow 7, Leist 2, Ausloos 1. BB—Kiesow 3, Leist 4, Ausloos 1.