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Red Wing's Adam Thygesen (left) throws to the pitcher covering first base as Kyle Blahnik (right) looks on in the seventh inning of Saturday's 5-3 victory over Coon Rapids. Photo by Chris Harrell

Amateur Baseball: Aces down Coon Rapids at home invite

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Aaron Johnson's pitch count kept rising and his effectiveness improved with it.

The Red Wing ace struggled to command his pitches early and threw 130 pitches in seven innings during Saturday's 5-3 victory against the Coon Rapids Redbirds.


"My pitch count was up for the second game in a row but this is a stepping stone that I figured it out a little bit," Johnson said. "My arm felt great."

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Chris Harrell
Chris Harrell is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he interned at the St. Paul Pioneer Press and The Daily Caller in Washington, D.C. For updates on local sports, follow Chris on Twitter at @RECHarrell.
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