Redbirds defeat Bryant

The Sisseton Redbirds defeated Bryant 5-1 in an Eastern Dakota League amateur baseball game on Friday, June 19 in Bryant.

Three Sisseton pitchers combined for a two-hitter with 15 strike outs. Hunter Ryan fanned ten batters over the first five innings to pick up the victory. The Redbirds moved to 1-1 on the season.

Matt Thielen had three hits including a double and a triple for the Redbirds. Wade Youngbloom also hit a double.

John Roe and Devan Weelborgt each singled for Bryant who moved to 0-5 on the season and 0-1 in conference play.

Nicholai Arbach struck out ten batters in five and a third innings but took the loss for Bryant.

Sisseton 000 002 300 - 5 7 1

Bryant 000 001 000 - 1 2 3

Hunter Ryan, Bubba Bertsch (6), Matt Thielen (9) and Ty Peterson, Dusty Nickeson (8), Nicholai Arbach, Connor Bawdon (6) and Griffin Clubb, W - Ryan, L - Arbach, 2B - Sisseton, Thielen, 3B - Sisseton, Thielen