NWL Wednesday: Express 4, Bucks 3

Eau Claire (WQOW) — The Eau Claire Express wins its third straight game by rallying for a 4-3 win at Carson Park over the Waterloo Bucks.

Training 3-0 after being blanked for four innings, the Express gets on the board in the fifth inning as Eau Claire native Adam LaRock singles in Noah Sifrit to cut the margin to two.    In the sixth, Scott Ogrin scores Eau Claire’s second run on a Drew Hmielewski fielder’s choice. Then in the seventh, the Express takes the lead for the first time as Cody Milligan’s single plates LaRock and Spencer Myers.

Reliever Carson Rudd earns the win for Eau Claire by pitching a scoreless seventh inning.  Tyler Strzelczyk works a scoreless eighth, with Phillip Sikes picking up the save by striking out three hitters in the ninth.

The Express, after winning four of its last five, now heads on the road for the next four games.  Eau Claire will visit Mankato, for games Thursday and Friday. 

adwpadmin

adwpadmin

More Sports

STORMTRACKER 18 WEATHER

Weather Outlook: Another frigid night

Weather Outlook: Another frigid night

Much like Friday night, lows will drop into the single digits tonight with wind chills between -5 and 5 degrees.

Connect With WQOW
RECENT SPORTS POSTS

Dyment, Blugolds Off To An Undefeated Start In 2018

UW-Eau Claire men's hockey is off to a 7-0 start this season, and playing with a lot of confidence.

College Sports – Sunday

UW-Eau Claire defeated Saint Benedict Sunday afternoon 3-1, to advance to the Quarterfinals in Pittsburgh on Wednesday.

College Sports – Saturday

Highlights and scores from football, volleyball, men's and women's hockey, men's and women's basketball, and cross country around the WIAC

Sports Overtime – Friday (11/09/18)

Local scores, results, plus highlights from high school football (West De Pere vs. Rice Lake, Little Chute vs. St. Croix

College Sports – Thursday

UW-Eau Claire men's basketball opened their 2018 season with an 80-75 win at home over 23rd ranked St. Olaf Thursday

Scroll to top
Skip to content