Viking baseball team earns non-conference win over Waterloo Columbus

Posted: Thu, Jun 28, 2018 9:43 AM

The Decorah Viking baseball team traveled to Waterloo Wednesday night to take on Waterloo Columbus.

The Vikings earned a 7-6 victory over the Sailors.  Decorah scored 5 runs in the top of the 7th inning to come from behind, take the lead and clinch the victory.  Jace Johnson pitched three scoreless innings in relief and was the winning pitcher.  Ryan Schneberger pitched a scoreless 7th inning for the save.

Offensively, Drake Shelton was 2-for-3 with a double and 3 runs scored; Brannan Hogan went 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI; and Dawson Holkesvik was 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI.

The Decorah JV also edged Columbus, 7-6.  Caleb Keck was the winning pitcher.