Pirates get another conference win

Tyler Java was in the circle for the Pirates in the win over Frederic/Luck Monday night.

GRANTSBURG—The Grantsburg Pirates continue their winning ways with a 18-6 victory over Frederic/Luck on Monday night.

Everyone in the dugout got on the field and to the plate in this game as the Pirates racked up 17 hits on the night.

They took an early 3-0 lead in the first inning before tacking on eight runs in the second to go up 11-0. They added seven more in fourth inning to go up 18-0.

Since the weather was so nice for a change, the teams decided to keep playing in order to get some playing time in for everyone. Frederic/Luck recorded six runs in the top of the fifth to end the scoring at 18-6.

The win improves the Pirates’ record to 4-1 for the season, 3-0 in conference play as they sit atop the West Lakeland standings.

They are scheduled to head to Cameron on Thursday and host Clear Lake on Friday. Both games will depend on the weather conditions at the end of the week. On Saturday, they will face New Richmond at the St. Croix Rec Center in Stillwater, Minn. Monday they will host Shell Lake.