The Faribault Lakers upped their record to 5-0 with a 4-0 win on the road in Shakopee Friday night.

Tyler Francis and Egan Bonde combined for the shutout on the hill.  Francis allowed 3 hits over 7 innings with 6 strikeouts and no walks.  Bonde threw two innings of hitless relief with 4 strikeouts and no walks.  He struck out the side in the bottom of the ninth.

Lakers pitching has been impressive with a team ERA now 0.837 and an opponent batting average of .151.

In 43 innings pitched Faribault has allowed 23 hits, 4 earned runs with 61 strikeouts and 6 walks.

The Lakers had 10 hits in the game.  Blake Langerud had 4 hits including a double with an RBI.  Mike Johnson and Matt Lane had 2 hits each.  Johnson had a pair of RBI.

Faribault scratched out runs in each of the first three innings and added a run in the 7th.

Alec Pauly started the game pitching for the Coyotes going 4 innings with 5 hits allowed, 3 earned runs, 3 walks, 3 strikeouts.  Tanner Graff tossed 2 innings with 1 hit, 1 walk, 1 strikeout.  Andy Lazzari finished the game allowing 4 hits in the last three innings with 1 earned run, 2 walks, 4 strikeouts.

The Lakers play Sunday at 2:00 p.m. in Montgomery.

Other Friday scores included:

  • Cannon Falls 10 Waterville 0   Keith Meyers went the distance in the 7 inning game with 5 hits allowed, 12 strikeouts, 1 walk.  Braxton Lindow, Tanner Jackson each had 2 hits in the Cannon Falls 9 hit attack.  Luke Sjoquist collected 2 RBI for the Bears,
  • Webster 8  Vesli 6
  • Montgomery 5  St. Benedict  3
  • Rochester Royals 8  Red Wing  4

Sunday games In addition to Faribault at Montgomery at 2:00 p.m.

  • 1:00 p.m.  Champlin Park at Dundas
  • 1:00 p.m.  Jordan at LeSueur
  • 2:00 p.m. Rosetown A's at Cannon Falls
  • 2:00 p.m. Lonsdale at St. Benedict
  • 2:00 p.m. Hastings at Miesville
  • 2:00 p.m. New Market at Shakopee Coyotes
  • 2:00 p.m.  Northfield at Lake City
  • 2:00 p.m. Rochester Royals at Hampton
  • 2:00 p.m. Janesville at Wells
  • 2:00 p.m.  Waterville at Cleveland
  • 2:00 p.m. St. Patrick at Veseli
  • 2:00 p.m. Winona at Wanamingo
  • 2:00 p.m. Stewartville/Racine at Rochester Roadrunners
  • 2:00 p.m. New Prague at Prior Lake Mudcats
  • 2:00 p.m. Elko Express at Webster
  • 4:05 p.m. Eagle Lake at Morristown
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