The Pellston Hornets varsity baseball topped Alanson 14-0 on Tuesday, May 28th in the pre-district game. The host Hornets were the visitors by coin flip and got on the board early and often. Glenn Bonter was 3-4 with 2 doubles and a triple. Sage LaLonde was 2-3 with a double and a triple. Ian Reimann added a double. Joey Rizzardi, Ethan Landon, Blake Cassidy and Garrett Minzey all singled for Pellston.
Pitching for the Hornets was junior Glenn Bonter. Bonter pitched the complete 5 inning game, giving up 0 runs on 2 hits, 1 walk and 12 strikeouts.
With the win, Pellston moves to 15-17-1 on the season and advances to the District semifinal game on Friday at 10:00 AM at Pellston’s Pioneer Park. The Hornets will face Inland Lakes. The two teams split a conference doubleheader earlier in the season. The other semifinal game will be Burt Lake vs Harbor Light with the District final at approximately 2pm.