Bulldogs cruise

EMMETSBURG – The Algona baseball team rolled to a 14-0 shutout of Emmetsburg on Wednesday.

Tyler Frideres went a perfect 5-for-5 offensively with a longball, four RBI and two runs scored for the Bulldogs (1-1 overall).

Weston Shaw and Blake Elsbecker added two hits and two RBI apiece for Algona.

Jeremy Rurup picked up the win on the mound, allowing four hits and no earned runs over 5 1/3 innings. Rurup walked one and fanned three.

Algona 14, Emmetsburg 0

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2B-A: Shaw, Blake Elsbecker. HR-A: Frideres.