Austin VFW wins one of two to start the season, will host AL Thursday
The Austin Post 1216 VFW baseball team recently opened its season as it lost 7-2 at Byron on June 2 and it beat the Rochester Stars 3-1 at Rochester Century Sunday.
Nick Robertson and Peyton Ransom, and Brayden Bishop split the pitching duties in the win against the Stars.
Austin will host Albert Lea at Marcusen Park at 5 p.m. Thursday.
Byron 7, Austin 2
Austin hitting: Camden Gilles, 2-for-3; Gavin Esplan, RBI
Austin 3, Stars 1
Austin hitting: Brayden Bishop, 2 hits