Baseball: Z-M downs Pine Island
Zumbrota-Mazepopa got five hits combined from Connor Hegseth and Chase Steffen, and solid starting pitching performance from Michael Wicks, to beat Pine Island, 5-3, in a Hiawatha Valley League game Monday afternoon.
Hegseth finished 3-for-3 with a double while Steffen ended up 2-for-3 with an RBI. Wicks threw 5 1/3 innings, allowing three runs, two earned, on nine hits and four walks to go with two strikeouts.
Wicks, Jacob Ugland and Noah Prodzinski each had a hit with Ugland providing an RBI.
Z-M (3-9) hosts Kenyon-Wanamingo Tuesday for an HVL doubleheader.