St. Paul Tops First Bank 12-11 In Seven

The Minden First Bank Seniors hit the road on July 14 heading to St. Paul to take on the St. Paul Seniors on a beautiful night for baseball.

Minden didn’t play its best letting a 9-2 lead slip away, losing a 12-11 walk off in the bottom of the seventh inning. First Bank falls to 18-4 on the season.

Minden opened the game with Brennan Runge on the hill pitching two innings allowing five hits with one run, five strikeouts and a walk. Dallan Thompson came in as a reliever pitching two and two-third allowing three hits, six runs with two strikeouts and three walks. 

see July 21 Courier for full story