The Alexandria Beetles (33-37) built an early lead against the Duluth Huskies (38-32), scoring three runs in the first inning, en route to a 5-4 win on Sunday at Wade Stadium.
A three-run double by Dallas Hannah delivered the runs in the first. The Alexandria Beetles had two hits in the inning.
Ben Moore did his best to jumpstart the offense for the Alexandria Beetles, reaching base three times. He singled in the first and fifth innings.
Alex Guilford brought the heat against the Duluth Huskies during his outing. Guilford held the Duluth Huskies hitless over two innings, allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out one.
Scott Sanderson recorded his fourth win of the year for the Alexandria Beetles. He allowed three runs over five innings. Sanderson struck out four, walked four and gave up four hits.
Joey Novak couldn't get it done on the rubber for the Duluth Huskies, taking a loss. He lasted just six innings, walked four, struck out six, and allowed five runs.