T-Birds blank Wolves
Sivertson drives in four runs
By Greg Seubert
Iola-Scandinavia picked up a Central Wisconsin 8 Conference baseball win April 25 by shutting out Manawa 10-0 in a five-inning game at Taylor Field.
The Thunderbirds took an 8-0 lead into the third inning after scoring five runs in the first and three in the second before ending the game with two more in the fifth.
Jayden Sivertson had three of the T-Birds’ 11 hits, including a home run, drove in a team-high four runs and also scored three times. Bryce Huettner added two hits while Ethan Olson and Seth Korb scored twice.
Winning pitcher Connor Kurki and Caden Prahl held the Wolves to one hit and struck out seven batters.