Blooming Prairie baseball team allows too many free passes in loss

Published 8:56 pm Thursday, April 16, 2015

The Blooming Prairie baseball team lost 11-5 to United South Central (3-3 overall) in BP Thursday.

The Awesome Blossoms (1-3 overall) out-hit USC, but BP pitchers walked a total of 16 batters.

“Tonight boiled down to our walks. We’re playing good enough to win and we’re hanging with teams, we just have to put together a complete game,” BP head coach Matt Kittelson said.

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BP pitching: Scott Romeo (L) 4 IP, 3 H, 12 BB, 7 ER; Connor Getchell, 3 IP, 4 H, 4 BB, 3 ER, 3 K

BP hitting: Romeo, 4-for-4, 2 doubles, RBI; John Rumpza, 3-for-4, triple, RBI; Sam Swenson, 2-for-3