The Jefferson Post 164 Legion baseball team collected a 1-2 record at the 17U Legion Regionals this week at Riverside Park in Janesville.
Jefferson dismantled East Troy, 15-4, on Friday at Riverside Park. On Saturday, Post 164 lost a 27-run game to Hartland, 18-9, in another postseason game at Riverside Park.
Post 164 ended its weekend Sunday with a 5-2 defeat to Janesville back at Riverside Park.
In Jefferson’s 11-run win against East Troy, Reese Fetherston led the Post 164 bats with four hits and a pair of RBIs.
Post 164 had control for the entire six-inning game, scoring at least one run in every inning.
Tanner Pinnow also had a strong day at the plate for Jefferson, collecting three hits and two RBIs.
Jared Vogel drove in a team-high three RBIs off two hits.
Overall, Jefferson recorded 17 hits as a team.
Spencer Wade and Logan Wagner each scored three times in the victory.
Wagner also pitched well on the mound, giving up no runs in three innings. He struck out three batters and walked just one.
Against Hartland, Jefferson trailed 7-5 after five innings of play, but the game got away from Post 164 in the sixth and seventh after Hartland plated 11 runs in the final two innings.
Pinnow connected on two hits and knocked in a run. Andy Gleisner drove in a team-high two RBIs for Jefferson.
Hartland outhit Jefferson, 14-10.
In the weekend finale, Tyler Danielson pitched a strong complete six innings, but Post 164 did not have enough firepower to overcome a three-run deficit early.
Danielson struck out eight batters and allowed four earned runs in the defeat. Janesville scored three runs in the bottom of the second. Jefferson battled back in the top of the third with a pair of runs, but it would be all the offensive production they would get on the day.
Vogel collected one hit and one RBI, while Wade recorded a hit and one run.