Tigers Cruise Past Magic In Season Opener

Apr 7, 2017 at 5:48 am

Tigers Cruise Past Magic In Season Opener Photo: Matt Demczyk (KNSI)

The St. Cloud Tech Tigers defeated the Monticello Magic on Thursday night at Joe Faber Field. 

The Tigers got on the board first on a 2nd inning RBI double from Ethan Hopper. 

The Tigers went up 2-0 in the 4th inning on RBI sacrifice fly off the bat of Austin Nikolas. 

The Magic cut the lead to 2-1 in the top of the 5th inning. 

In the bottom of the 5th, Tech caught fire scoring 9 runs including Ethan Hopper's 3-run home run. For his efforts, Hopper was named the All-Star Trophy and Awards Player of the Game. The 10 run went into effect and the Tigers came away with a 11-1. 

Tigers pitcher Trevor Koenig got the win. He pitched 4 scoreless innings and struck out 5. 

With the win, the Tigers improve to 1-0 on the season. They play host to Rocori on Tuesday night. 

With the loss. the Magic fall to 0-2 on the year and host Big Lake tomorrow night. 

Tech Highlights

Koenig Stike Out.MP3

Logan Aleshire Two Run Double.MP3

Ethan Hopper 3 Run Homerun.MP3

Austin Nikolas Triple.MP3

Logan Hopper RBI Double.MP3

Monticello Highlights

Isaac Frandsen Double.MP3

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