Prior Lake Mudcats 15-2 over St. Benedict in 7 innings

By PLB Admin

The Mudcats defeated the St. Benedict Saints 15-2 in 7 innings on a rain delayed game Thursday night in Prior Lake. St. Bennedict scored an unearned run in the first inning off Andy Hanson. The Mudcats rallied with four runs in the second on a three run double by BJ Benz. The Saints scored the first earned run off of Hanson this year in the third inning, but that was it in a complete game for Hanson. The Mudcats put it away with six in the 5th inning, and four in the 6th inning. In the fifth, BJ Benz had another three run double and a walk in the 6th to finish 3-3 with 7 rbi for the game. Casey Johnson walked four times and had 1 hit and an rbi. Levi Scheider was 2-4 with 2 rbi and 2 runs scored. Andy Koehler was 1-2 with an rbi and 4 runs scored. The Mudcats are now 4-5 in League play.