Local Sports Journal

Evan Kroeze fired a no-hitter and led the Ludington Orioles to a 3-0 victory in the first game of a nonleague baseball doubleheader. Manistee won the nightcap 5-3.

Kroeze struck out four en route to the no-hitter.

Blake Collins had two hits to lead the Orioles. Ludington scored three runs on four hits. The Orioles scored two runs in the first inning and one in the third.

In the nightcap, Manistee pitcher Mason Swidorski struck out five in a complete-game performance. Manistee broke a 3-all tie with two runs in the top of the seventh inning.

Collins also had two hits in the nightcap for the Orioles.