Malcolm seniors shut out Seward


The Malcolm seniors joined the juniors on the trips to Syracuse and Seward and made quick work of both opponents.

The seniors disposed of Syracuse with a 10-0 mercy rule win in five innings. Mason Wisnieski hit his sixth triple of the season on a 2-for-2 day. He also fanned nine Syracuse batters in three-and-two-thirds while earning his third win of the summer.

Maddox Meyer had a pair of doubles and drove in three runs. Luke Schmidt also added three RBIs.

For Seward, Finn Hochstein was 2-3 with a double. Kolton Loos and Ryley Hain singled for Seward’s other two hits.

Conner Sveeggen took the loss, going three innings and giving up seven runs.

The next day, Wisnieski tripled at Seward as part of a three-hit day in a 9-0 victory. The senior-to-be is hitting .544 this summer with 16 of his 31 hits going for extra bases.

The game against Malcolm was the only contest of the week for Seward (13-9).

The Malcolm seniors (15-4) will visit Elkhorn North (23-13-1) on Tuesday before heading to Wahoo (10-7) Saturday, July 13.

Seward was scheduled to be at Fairbury Wednesday, July 10, for a 7 p.m. game.