Baseball: FBA rallies past Blooming Prairie

Published 8:38 pm Monday, April 24, 2017

The Blooming Prairie baseball team lost 7-6 to Faribault Bethlehem Academy (3-6 overall, 3-4 Gopher) in Faribault Monday.

BP led 6-3 going into the bottom of the seventh inning, but FBA scored four runs in the final frame to get the win. The Awesome Blossoms (1-5 overall, 1-3 Gopher) committed a seventh inning error that allowed FBA to score the winning run.

BP left 10 runners on base in the loss.

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“It’s great that we’re competing and in a position to win, but we’ve got to learn to score when we have runners in scoring position and we’ve got to close out games,” BP head coach Matt Kittelson said.

BP pitching: Brad Staska 6 IP, 5 H, 3 BB, 3 ER, 3 K; Connor Getchell, 0 IP, 3 BBs, 3 R; Seth Peterson (L) 2/3 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 ER

BP hitting: Staska, 3-for-5; Peterson, 2-for-4, BB; Ethan Arett, 1-for-1, double, 3 BBs; Max Romeo, 1-for-3, double, 2 BBs