Cathedral Rolls Albany

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ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI)- The St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders defeated the Albany Huskies 7-0 on Tuesday night at Dick Putz Field.

Cathedral took a 1-0 lead in the 1st inning on Rudy Sauerer's RBI Double off of Albany starting pitcher Michael Iverson. Iverson pitched 3.2 innings giving up 6 runs.

In the 3rd inning, Cathedral's Reggie Deyak hit a double and later scored on Sam Nelson's RBI triple. Will Kranz and Tyler Bautch also drove in runs in the 3rd and the Crusaders extended their lead to 4-0.

In the 4th, Sam Nelson hit a 2 RBI double to give Cathedral a 6-0 lead. Nelson also drove in a run in the 6th inning and finished 3 for 3 with 4 RBI.

The Albany Huskies managed only 2 hits off of Cathedral starter Brandon Hartung. Hartung threw a complete game shut-out and struck out 5 Husky batters. For his efforts. Hartung was named the All-Star Trophy and Awards Player of the Game.

With the win, Cathedral improves to 10-7 overall and 9-4 in Granite Ridge Conference play. Their next game is on the road against Melrose on Friday night.

With the loss. Albany falls to 5-11 overall and 3-7 in conference play. They are on the road against Little Falls on Thursday night.

Cathedral Highlights

Sam Nelson RBI Triple.mp3

Sam Nelson RBI Single.mp3

Sam Nelson 2 RBI Single.mp3

Sam Nelson Diving Catch.mp3

Quinton Young Diving Catch.mp3

Jackson Jangula Diving Catch.mp3

Rudy Sauerer RBI Double.mp3

Will Kranz RBI Single.mp3

Brandon Hartung 4th Strike Out.mp3

Brandon Hartung 5th Strike Out.mp3