Area baseball: Bombers take two from Lake City
Cannon Falls 5, Lake City 0 -- Game 1
Game recap: In the first game of a home doubleheader Monday, Cannon Falls shut down Lake City with stellar pitching.
Difference maker: Dan Venn allowed two hits while striking out seven and walking one to earn the complete-game victory.
Top players: Cannon Falls' Brock Gobin went 3-for-4 while his teammate, Chris Trelstad went 2-for-2 with an RBI. Luke Bremer and Jake Griebenow had Lake City's hits.
@Normal1:Cannon Falls 9, Lake City 3 -- Game 2
Game recap: The Bombers, who were the visitors in Game 2, used a steady offensive attack to beat the Tigers. Cannon Falls scored in five of the seven innings.
Difference maker: Cannon Falls continued to hit the ball well in the second game. The Bombers tallied 12 hits.
Top players: Cannon Falls' Michael Banitt was 3-for-4 with an RBI while Trestad went 2-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI. Banitt gave up seven hits and three runs en route to a complete-game victory. Lake City's Luke Bremer went 2-for-4 with an RBI while Adam Yotter didn't have a hit, but registered two RBI.
Next up: Randolph at Cannon Falls (12-7 overall, 9-3 Hiawatha Valley League), 5 p.m. today; Goodhue at Lake City (2-16), 5 p.m. today