Mankato (WQOW) — Mankato snapped Eau Claire’s three-game winning streak with a 6-0 win at Franklin Rogers Park.
Brett Newburg tossed a complete game shutout, holding the Express offense to just three hits while striking out six.
The Moondogs jumped out to an early lead, scoring four first-inning runs off of Eau Claire starter Trevor Olson. Zac Wiley delivered a bases-clearing double, then scored on a R.J. Tejeiro single. Mankato added single runs in the fifth and eighth innings.
The two teams will meet again in Mankato, Friday, at 7:05 P.M.