Hawks 7, Watertown 6
The Hawks used 5 pitchers and held on to beat the Red Devils in Watertown in the
delayed season opener. Clint Aretz made his Hawk debut with 2 hits and Darren
Greene also had 2 hits. Alex Kroells got the start and the win, with Taz Siebert picking
up a save. The Hawks were cruising through six, but the Devils put together a big four
run seventh to make a game of it.
Hamburg 321 100 000 7 7 1
Watertown 001 010 400 6 8 1
Kroells (W) 2 inn., Mueller 2 inn., Fredrickson 2 inn., Greene 2 inn., Siebert (S) 1 inn.
2014 Green Isle/Hamburg Tourney Brackets
Click on here or link in sidebar for brackets.
The field is set for the 2014 Green Isle / Hamburg Miller Lite Invitational on June 19-22,
2014. The teams are: Green Isle, Hamburg, Chanhassen, St. Patrick, Carver, Milroy,
Montgomery, Spring Hill, Prior Lake Mudcats, Avon, New Prague, St, Joe, Mankato
Mets, Hastings, Waconia and Watkins.
Greene Isle 12, Hawks 0 7 inn.)
A first inning in which they couldn't throw strikes doomed the Hawks as the Irish plated
12 runs. The stanza saw 5 HBP, 5 walks, 3 errors and 2 hits. The game settled in after
that and no more runs were scored.
Green Isle 12 00 000 0 12 5 0
Hamburg 0 00 000 0 0 3 4
Siebert .3 inn. (L), Greene 3.1 inn., Fredrickson 2 inn., Nelson 1 inn.
Winsted 5, Hawks 0
Hawk batters struck out 14 times and only managed one hit off Wildcat ace. 5 errors
Schatz 6 inn. (L), Nelson 3 inn.
Hawks 6, Norwood 0
Darran Greene had a day as the Hawks upend the Indians in Hamburg. He battled
control early but locked in and cruised through 6. Greene also added a double at the
plate. The Hawks are in Glencoe on Tuesday night.
Greene 6 inn. (W), Mueller 3 inn.
Over 35 State Tourney Thank You
A big thank you to the MSMABA staff, teams, fans and umpires for a great event. A
special thank you to our volunteers who continue to make amateur baseball what it is in
our part of the state. Stay tuned in the off season for more updates.
Glencoe 7 , Hawks 3
The Hawks jumped out to a three run lead in the third on a Clint Aretz double, but the
opportunistic Brewers would jump on all three Hawk errors to pull away at Vollmer
Field. Alex Kroells worked the first five on the bump, but ran into trouble in the fifth and
gave up a game changing two run homer. The Hawks are in Young America on
Kroells 5 inn. (L), Siebert 3 inn.
Young America 5, Hawks 4 (10 innings)
Another extra inning affair between these two clubs in YA went the way of the
Cardinals. Hamburg jumped out to an early lead on a Scot Arganbright three-run
homer. But walks and errors would open up the door for the Cardinal offense as they
tie the score in the eighth and push across the winner in the tenth. The Hawks are
home vs. Plato on Memorial day at 6:00 pm.
Schatz 5 inn., Willems 2 inn., Nelson 3 inn. (L)
Plato 8, Hawks 6
A key Hawk error in the 5th inning paved the way for a Bluejay 4 spot en route to an 8-6
win over Hamburg. Both teams hit the ball all over Hawk Field with 27 hits being
recorded. Scot Arganbright lead the Hawk attack with 3 hits while Darran Greene
added two. The Hawks will face the Cologne Hollanders this Sunday on fan
appreciation day and 52 Club Sunday.
Game vs. Cologne Postponed to 6/12, 52 Club Drawing at 4:00 PM
The 6/1 game vs. Cologne has been cancelled due to rain. The 52 Club Drawing will
be held at 4:00 PM at ballpark, however the fan appreciation picnic is being
postponed until July 20th. Hawks are at home vs. New Germany on Wednesday
night, June 4.
Hawks 3, New Germany 2
The Hawks score early and make the most of three hits as they top the Dutchmen in
Hamburg. Darran Greene took the hill and went eight strong innings for the win. Tim
Willems made quick work of the Dutchmen in the ninth to record a save. Taz Seibert
notched two hits including a double and two rbi. The Hawks travel to Carver to take on
the Black Sox on Sunday.
Hawks 7, Carver 4
Clint Aretz went 3-5 with three doubles and 4 rbi as the Hawks score late to steal one
away from the Black Sox in Carver. Mike Muller got the start and went 7 before giving
way to Andy Schatz who worked two scoreless to record the win. Drew Gulden was 2-4
in the contest. The Hawks marked a three spot in both the eight and ninth innings. The
Hawks travel to Norwood on Tuesday night.
Hawks 12, Norwood 4
The Hawks got the offense rolling at Zellmann field. Clint Aretz had 3 hits with Scot
Argenbright and Drew Gulden adding two apiece. Darran Greene made the start and
went four innings, with Taz Seibert going the rest of the way for the win. The Indians
didn't help their cause with 5 errors. The Hawks play Cologne on Thursday night at
Hawks 3, Cologne 2
Eric Crane hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th to walk the Hawks off with a win over the
Hollanders in Hamburg. Scot Arganbright went 2-3 with an RBI and Brian Crane also
recorded a hit and an RBI. Tim Willems made the start and went 6 strong innings
before giving way to Spencer Nelson who allowed only one Cologne baserunner and
gets the win. The Hawks will host division rival Brownton on Sunday.
Waconia Lakers Win Miller Lite
The Waconia Lakers beat the Carver Back Sox to take the Green Isle Hamburg Miller
Lite Invitational. Rob Smothers was named tourney MVP. Thanks to all for making the
tourney a big success. Bracket is updated.
Waconia 12, Hawks 2
The Lakers scored 9 in the first and never looked back. Hamburg's only hit came off
the bat of Scot Argenbright. Andy Schatz got the start and didn't get out of the first
inning with Taz Seibert going the rest of the 7 inning game. The Hawks will next play
Mayer on Friday night.
Hawks 14, Mayer Blazers 4
Alex Kroells had a big night going 2-4 and getting the mound victory. Clint Aretz had
two doubles, Scot Arganbright and Jeff hancock had 3 hits and Eric Crane and Drew
Gulden added two hits to the 15 hits Hawk attack.
Hawks 18, St. Boni Saints 1
This one was close through eight but the Hawks pour on 15 runs in the ninth to put away
the Saints in Boni. Tim Willems went the distance on the bump giving up no earned
runs. Scotty Hawks went 4-6 and Eric Cane also added 4 knocks. Drew Gulden and
Justin Perlich added 3 hits apiece. The Hawks travel to Green Isle on Tuesday. The
Irish are hosting a pork chop dinner. No admission fee to the game.
Green Isle 10, Hawks 0
For the second time this year the Irish dispatch the Hawks by a big margin. Darin
Greene got the start and the loss with Mile Mueller finishing up. The Hawks only
manage 3 hits on the night. The Hawks will travel to Brownton on Sunday, July 6 at 5:00
Brownton 6, Hamburg 2
The Bruins break open a close game with a five spot in the sixth even though only one
ball left the infield. Taz Seibert got the start and went six with Andy Schatz doing a nice
job in relief. Jeff Hancock and Justin Perlich had two hits.
Plato 4, Hamburg 0
The Hawks waste a gem by starter Mike Mueller who went 8 innings not giving up an
earned run. Not much happened on the hitting side either as they only managed three
hits, two by Alex Kroells. The Hawks play Brownton at home tonight.
Hawks 6, Brownton 5
Clint Aretz and Justin Perlich each hit two run homers to lead the Hawks to a win over
the Bruins in Hamburg. The 12 hit Hawk attack was lead by Wes Willemsen and Alex
Kroells who each had three hits. Tim Willems was on the bump and went seven innings
for the win. Spencer Nelson went two for the save and added two hits. The Hawks will
host Young America on Thursday night.
Young America 7, Hawks 0
The Cardinals rough up Hawk starter Alex Kroells for 6 early runs and shut out the
Hawks for good measure. Wes Willemsen and Andy Fredrickson had 2 hits. The
Hawks travel to Cologne on Sunday. We won't have any game updates next week but
you can see results by clicking on the Schedule/Results tab.
Hawks 3, Carver 2
The Hawks beat the Black Sox on fan appreciation day. Wes Willemsen had a big day
with three hits and two outfield assists. Andy Fredrickson also had two hits on the day.
Alex Kroells picked up the win with Spencer Nelson earning a save. The Hawks start a
2 out of 3 series versus Young America on Tuesday at Hamburg.
Young America 10, Hamburg 2
The Cardinals pull away late with a 3 spot in the eighth and 4 runs in the ninth to take a
1-0 series lead. The series will resume with game two on Thursday night in Y.A. Andy
Fredrickson had two hits on the night and Scot Arganbright added an rbi double. Mike
Mueller went eight and a third for the loss.
Young America 7, Hawks 5
In an exciting game worthy of a series finale, the Cardinals came out on top to advance
to Region 7C play. Clint Aretz and Scot Argenbright each homered for the Hawks.
Darran Greene got the start and went five with Spencer Nelson finishing out with four
strong relief innings. The Hawks will be hosting the 35 and over state tourney in a few
weeks and are looking for volunteers. Thanks to everyone for a great season.
Hawks 7, Young America 4
The Hawks pull away late this time to force game three on Sunday at 2:00 in Young
America. The story on the night was two Clint Aretz home runs and big two out hits
throughout the game. Tim Willems worked the first 5 giving up 2 runs and Spencer
Nelson got the win going the last four.
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