Indians win debut

POCAHONTAS – The Pocahontas Area baseball team claimed a 9-7 victory over Storm Lake on Wednesday.

Tanner Youngberg went 2-for-3 with three RBI and a run scored for the Indians (1-0 overall).

Ben Olson also scored a pair of runs for Pocahontas Area, while Ryan Grebner added a double.

Jake Kopriva notched the win in relief, allowing five hits and three earned runs over three innings. Kopriva walked two and fanned three.

Mitch Martin, Chase Lange, Charlie Robbins and Zach Brashears all contributed a pair of hits for the Tornadoes (0-1).

Pocahontas Area 9, Storm Lake 7

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Mitch Martin, Charlie Robbins (5) and Zach Brashears; Matt Lenz, Jake Kopriva (5) and Tanner Anderson.

2B-SL: Chase Lange; PA: Ryan Grebner.