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Lynnville-Sully diamond teams on 5-game win streaks

Lynnville-Sully junior Bray Noun Harder threw a complete game for the Hawks in a 5-0 win at Montezuma on Monday. Noun Harder allowed one hit and one walk plus racked up seven strikeouts. The Hawk baseball team has won five games in row, including four in South Iowa Cedar League play.
Lynnville-Sully junior Bray Noun Harder threw a complete game for the Hawks in a 5-0 win at Montezuma on Monday. Noun Harder allowed one hit and one walk plus racked up seven strikeouts. The Hawk baseball team has won five games in row, including four in South Iowa Cedar League play.

MONTEZUMA — Bray Noun Harder was starting on the mound for the fourth time this season for Lynnville-Sully’s Hawk baseball team. It was a road game in the South Iowa Cedar League against Montezuma on Monday.

Noun Harder chalked up his first win of the season in a complete-game one-hit shutout of the Braves. Lynnville-Sully won its fourth SICL game in a row by a 5-0 count and the Hawks have won five in a row.

Also winning their fifth straight game were the Class 1A No. 9 Lynnville-Sully Hawk softball team on Monday. The Hawk girls used an eight-run third inning to roll up a 9-0 win over the Bravettes to go 12-0 in SICL play.

Noun Harder, a junior, had a no-hitter going against the Braves. Montezuma’s Eddie Burgess broke it up with a single in the bottom of the seventh. Noun Harder issued one walk and struck out seven batters.

Lynnville-Sully scored two runs in the third inning. The Hawks added three runs in the sixth for the final margin. The win pushed the Hawk baseball team’s SICL mark to 5-7.

Senior Nick Rea hit two singles, had two RBIs and two stolen bases for the Hawks. Noun Harder hit a single and a double. Blaize Kuhlmann had two singles. Hitting a single each were senior Evan Squires, junior Kinnick McFarland and eighth-grader Conner Maston.

For the Hawk softball team, sophomore Denali Conover (16-2) limited the Bravettes to two hits and struck out six. Senior Shiloh Cunningham tripled and singled and drove in three runs.

Sophomore Megan Van Zante had a single and a double and junior Janelle Rozendaal had two singles. Conover doubled. Senior Carson Fisk and sophomore Korinne Jansen each had a single.

The Hawk softball team (17-4) plays at Prairie City Monroe (6-8) in a 7 p.m. non-conference game on Tuesday.

Lynnville-Sully’s baseball team (7-11) and softball team host North Mahaska on Wednesday in Sully. The SICL varsity games begin at 6 p.m.

Contact Jocelyn Sheets at
641-792-3121 ext. 6535
or jsheets@newtondailynews.com

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