Amateur baseball: Dukes take two in tripleheader
The Duluth-Superior Dukes took two-out-of-three games Sunday in a tripleheader against the Washburn Lumberjacks in Upper 13 League play in Superior. The Dukes won the first two games 2-0 and 6-1 before falling 3-2.
Jake Lewis threw a two-hit shutout for the Dukes (5-1) in the 2-0 win over Washburn (4-5) that included eight strikeouts and one walk.
Lewis and Luke Nordquist each went 2-for-2 with two runs scored in the 6-1 win while in the 3-2 loss, the Dukes' bats were led by Michael Gales. He went 2-for-2 with a run scored.