The Pioneers were in Billings again over the weekend to take on Big Sky Baseball on Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23.
In the first game of the weekend, the Pioneers took the easy victory 15-1.
Luke Turner got the win on the mound for the Pioneers. He pitched four innings, allowed one hit, zero runs, struck out six, and walked none. Chase Linn threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Nate Bloxham hit a home run in the fourth inning.
A big second inning for BSB was too much for the Pioneers to recover from, as they ended up losing 11-6 in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader.
Sean O'Hagan started the game for the Pioneers. He pitched three innings, allowed five hits and six runs, and struck out one. Chris Rofe entered the game for three innings, and Jared Bellows saw one inning of action.
Will Riley hit a home run in the seventh inning.
Sunday, September 23
Despite a big second inning by BSB, the Pioneers came out with the victory 10-5.
Jack Stead got the start for the Pioneers. He allowed four hits and five runs over three and two-thirds innings, and struck out four.
Lewis Johnson went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead the Pioneers in hits.
A strong pitching battle on both sides led to a very low scoring game in the second half of Sunday's doubleheader. The Pioneers ended up on the losing side, 0-2.
The Pioneers will be in action again this weekend as they head to Williston, ND to take on Williston State College on Saturday, September 29 and Sunday, September 30 starting at 1:00 pm.