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Albaugh, Inc. at Quad Cities Memorial Day Classic

May 27, 2009

Walcott, IA


Elkhart, Iowa

 Albaugh, Inc. ofElkhart, Iowa opened up the 2009 season this past weekend by competing in theQuad City Memorial Day Tournament in Walcott, Iowa.
 Albaugh, ranked 8thin the ISC Pre-Season rankings, finished 2nd with a record of 4-1.

 We playedshorthanded this weekend as Terry Luster (Team USA), Chris Miljavac (injury)and Jason Wandler (coaching commitment) were gone for the entire weekend.
 Additionally, BenFjelland, Roman Foore and Jason Darling weren’t able to play the entire weekenddue to commitments.

Friday
#8 Albaugh 10 LampLiter (Walcott, Iowa) 1, 6 innings
Alb 021 205-10 121
LL    010000-1     3 2
Darren Dubsky, Karl Gollan (6) and Brian Lammers
Jimmy Hartman, Jerry Ralls (6) and Dave Sabel
WP-Dubsky (1-0)
LP-Hartman
HR-Lucas Goring(1), Tom Owen (1), Albaugh
Lucas Goring, 2-2,2 R HR
Cory Christiansen, 3-4, 2 2B
Tom Owen, 1-3, 3 R HR
Ben Fjelland, 2-4
Matt Darling, 3-3, 2 2B
Darren Dubsky, 5 IP, 11 K
Karl Gollan, 1 IP, 2 K
Homers by Goring and Owen keyed the victory.
 
Saturday
#8 Albaugh 6 #22 Thomson Area Merchants (Thomson, Ill) 0
Alb   000 303 0-6 60
Tho 000 000 0-0 13
Karl Gollan and Brian Lammers
Andrew Putnam, Rob Bennett (5) and Scott Beal
WP-Gollan (1-0)
LP-Putnam
HR-None
Lucas Goring, 2-3, RBI
Roman Foore, 1-3, RBI 2B
Karl Gollan, 7 IP, 3 K, 1 H, 28 Batters Faced
Albaugh took advantage of 3 Thomson errors which resultsin 4 unearned runs
 
#8 Albaugh 7 New Image (Monfort, Wisc) 4
NI    100 003 0-4 12
Alb 201 013 x-7 94
Bryan Lathrop, Jeramie Holman (6) and Jeff Jahn
Darren Dubsky and Brian Lammers
WP-Dubsky (2-0)
LP-Lathrop
HR-None
Lucas Goring, 2-4
Tom Owen, 3-4, 2B, 3 RBI
Darren Dubsky, 7 IP,13 K, 1 H
New Image tied the game in the 6th on a pairof Albaugh errors but Tom Owens 2 RBI double proved to be the game winner
With the win Albaugh earned the top seed in Pool B
 
Sunday
Semifinals
#8 Albaugh 5 #17 Quad City Sox (Bettendorf, Iowa) 0
QC 000 000 0-0 1 0
Alb 103 100 x-5 12 0
Al Rebling, Rusty Parkhurst (4) and Rodney Doak
Karl Gollan and Brian Lammers
WP-Gollan (2-0)
LP-Rebling
HR-Lucas Goring (2), Karl Gollan (1), Albaugh
Jason Darling, 3-4, 3B
Lucas Goring, 3-4, HR, 2 RBI
Tom Owen, 3-3, 2B
Karl Gollan, 1-3, 2 R HR, 7 IP, 7 K, 1 H
Home runs by Goring and Gollan in the 3rd putAlbaugh up 4-0
 
Championship
#5 Midwest Stampede (Bondurant, Iowa) 10 #8 Albaugh 3, 6innings
Alb   003 000-3 8 1
Mw 040 141-10 10 2
Darren Dubsky and Brian Lammers
Sean Whitten and Bob Rostenhauser
WP-Whitten
LP-Dubsky (2-1)
HR-Brian Lammers (1), Albaugh
Tom Owen, 1-3, 3B
Brian Lammers, 1-3, 2 R HR
Matt Darling, 2-3
Roman Foore, 2-3
Darren Dubsky, 6 IP, 3 K
Stampede scored 4 runs with 2 outs in the 2nd.
Albaugh struck back in the next inning behind a 2-runhomer by Brian Lammers but Midwest was too much
 Albaugh wouldlike to thank Tom Owen and Mark Reitz for helping us out this weekend.
 Albaugh now takesa very long break as we are off until June 26-28 for the Eau Claire Classic inEau Claire, Wisconsin.

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