Getting their second win in a row to rise to 5-10, the Minden First Bank Juniors edged St. Paul 9-8 at St. Paul on July 23.
First Bank scored one run in the bottom of the first when Isaac Kuehn walked and Carter Harsin drove him in with a double. St. Paul also scored one in the first and neither team scored in the second so after two innings it was tied at 1-1.
First Bank struck for two in the third. Jamey Birkestrand walked, Harsin singled him home and then Harsin scored after a couple of stolen bases. St. Paul got one in the bottom of the third and through three innings First Bank led 3-2.
see July 29 Courier for full story