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Iowa Mennonite Baseball Travels to Notre Dame Wednesday

Posted: Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team makes the trip to Burlington, Notre Dame High School this afternoon to battle the Nikes.

IMS got their first win of the season Tuesday night at Holy Trinity by an 11-3 score. The contest was tight with IMS holding a 4-3 lead going to the seventh before they exploded for seven runs in their final at bat to put the game away. Noah Bruns was three for five in the win with three driven in and two runs scored. Caleb Yoder got the win on the mound going the distance, giving up three runs on five hits, striking out five and walking two.

Notre Dame is 3-1 on the season entering tonight, beating Central Lee 2-1 in action last night. Trent Blythe leads the Nikes with his .455 batting average. Mitchell Brent has worked eight innings this year and has a 1.83 ERA. These two teams met a year ago at IMS with Notre Dame taking a 3-2 win.

You can hear all of the action this afternoon between IMS and the Nikes on AM 1380, FM 102.5 and, beginning with the Washington HyVee pregame show at 12:30 and first pitch at 1PM from Notre Dame High School.