Little League: ND juniors triumph

NORWAY – The Nordic Little League Junior baseball team continued its winning ways with a 9-5 victory of Norway.

ND jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first but Norway battled back with three runs. North Dickinson went on top for good in the third with four more runs.

Tyler Smith and Jared Miller each had four hits. Quentin Ackerman, Tyler Halfaday and Mike Miller each had two hits, and Riley Johnson posted a base hit.

Halfaday got the win for the Nordics, throwing into the seventh inning. He struck out six and allowed six hits before giving way to Ackerman who retired the final three batters to end the game.

Norway got a triple from Connor Ortman and a double by Mikah Wilson.

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