Published On: Wed, Jul 6th, 2011

Ainsworth upsets Hartington Juniors

HARTINGTON — The Ainsworth American Legion Juniors rode a superb pitching game to a 9-0 upset win over Hartington here Tuesday.

Hartington was only able to muster two hits on the night. Eric Kruse and Tyler Loberg were the only Hartington batters to earn a hit.

Ainsworth jumped on Hartington starter Trent Jansen in the opening frame, earning a 3-0 lead.  Neither team was able to score again after that until Ainsworth pounded out six runs in the fifth frame. Devon Lammers came on in relief of Jansen midway through the fifth.