Post 1222 blasts St. James

FAIRMONT – The Fairmont VFW Post 1222 baseball team routed St. James 16-4 on Wednesday in St. James.

Fairmont scored four runs in the second to spur the 12-run win.

Tyler Tennyson smacked a pair of doubles for two of his team-leading three hits in the game, driving in four RBIs.

Ben Abel drove in an RBI and added two hits for Fairmont, while Parker Monson added a pair of hits and two RBIs in the win.

Jack Waletich and Nate Gillis each had an RBI hit in the game.

Cole Emler hurled four innings, giving up four runs – one earned – on four hits, striking out one and walking two to earn the win.

Tennyson didn’t give up a run or hit in relief.

Fairmont VFW Post 1222 (4-4) travel to St. Peter for a 10 a.m. game on Saturday.

FMT 045 043 – 16 12 3

SJ 101 200 – 4 4 4