Youth Baseball: Florence Lightning nip Norway Owls

Youth Baseball

FLORENCE, Wis. — Finn Donahue knocked in winning pitcher Connor Chrisman with the deciding run and Florence Lightning edged Knight Owl 5-4 in age 7-8 youth baseball.

Florence scored four runs in the third inning to erase Norway’s two-run advantage from the first inning. Colton Lord homered for Norway in the sixth inning.

Eli Hensley, Sam Hemgren, Chrisman and Donahue each had two hits for Florence. Weston Gruss and Wes Steber also had hits.

Florence Lightning is sponsored by Pat’s Foods, Barb’s Cafe, Florence Motors, ATC, Tri-County Maintenance, M Bank and the Great North Bank, Aurora Liquors and Annie’s T&T/Trading Post supper clubs.