Lone Tree hands conference leader first loss

Lone Tree Baseball


With a 2-2 record last week, the Lone Tree Lions baseball team moved to an overall record of 4-4.

Their 3-2 Southeast Iowa Super Conference North record has them sitting in fourth place.


June 23

Louisa-Muscatine 2

Lone Tree 0

The Lions were no-hit 2-0 at Louisa-Muscatine on June 23.

In a tight game, the Falcons managed a run in both the fourth and fifth innings for the win.

Harmon Miller pitched six strong innings for Lone Tree, striking out 14, giving up two hits, four walks and no earned runs.


June 24

Central Lee 16

Lone Tree 4

Lone Tree fell to Central Lee 16-4 at home on June 24.

Central Lee jumped out to a 9-3 lead after two innings and cruised the rest of the way.

Cale Yoder had a double and a run scored for the Lions

Josh Mills and Harmon Miller each knocked in a run.


June 25

Lone Tree 12

Mediapolis 2

On June 25, Lone Tree handed Mediapolis their first loss of the season, scoring a 12-2 home win.

Lone Tree held a 2-0 lead after two innings, then the Bulldogs tied the score in the top of the third.

In the bottom of the inning, the Lions scored four, then added three runs in both the fourth and fifth innings.

Keegan Edwards pitched four innings, earning the win for the Lions. He struck out seven, while giving up four hits, four walks and two earned runs.

Tim Mills was 2-for-3 at the plate, with a double and a single and four RBIs.

Gavin Pourroy knocked in three runs for the Lions.


June 26

Lone Tree 9

West Burlington 0

The Lions blanked West Burlington on the road 9-0 on June 26.

After scoring a run in both the first and third innings, the Lions blew the game open with four runs in the fifth and three in the sixth.

Tim Mills had a homerun and a single, with four RBIs and a run scored.

Harmon Miller had two singles, two RBIs and a run scored.


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