Explorers Snap DockHounds Win Streak with Late Surge
By Sam Matheny, Lake Country DockHounds
SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers took the third of a three-game series Thursday evening at Lewis and Clark
Park, winning 10-6 against the Lake Country DockHounds.
The first score of the game came in the top of the fourth inning when Lake Country’s TJ Bennett hit a solo home run.
In the bottom of the fourth, Mitch Ghelfi doubled to left, driving in two runs for Sioux City. The score was 2-1.
In the 5th, Connor Bagnieski advanced to second on an error by the X’s first baseman. Lamar Briggs scored the
unearned run to tie it 2-2.
The next half inning, Gabe Snyder drove in Chase Harris off a sacrifice fly to center field. Sebastian Zawada then
singled to center, driving in another.
In the bottom of the eighth inning, the Explorers put up 5 runs, blowing the game wide open. Multiple errors in the infield
by Lake Country benefited the X’s. Zawada headlined the inning with a 2 RBI triple.
LC loaded the bases in the top of the ninth, and drove in three runs. The DockHounds couldn’t rally back, as they lost
Evan Kruczynski took the loss, while Kevin McCanna was credited the win for 6 and one-third innings of work.
The DockHounds will host their home opener tomorrow at Wisconsin Brewing Company Park. They will host the Winnipeg
Goldeyes. First pitch is scheduled for 6:35 p.m., and you can catch the game live on AAbaseball.tv.
For more information on Lake Country DockHounds’ 2022 season tickets, group outings, and more, visit the DockHounds’
official website at www.dockhounds.com.