Humboldt boys edge St. Edmond in 8 innings, 5-4

Humboldt coach Jason Thurm (center) instructs his players between innings of a recent home baseball game. The Wildcats are entering the final two weeks of the regular season. Independent photo.

Cade Witzke drove in Caden Matson in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Humboldt baseball team past the Fort Dodge St. Edmond Gaels, 5-4 on Friday night (July 2) in Humboldt.

The victory moved the Wildcats to 17-7 overall, 8-3 in North Central Conference play.

Wildcats rally past Nevada, 10-8
Humboldt scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally past the Nevada Cubs, 10-8 in non-conference baseball action in Humboldt on Thursday night (July 1).

Humboldt, 16-7 overall, got solid pitching from Colby Clarken and Jayden Gargano to come out on top. Clarken worked four and one-third innings with three strikeouts and Gargano tossed two and two-thirds innings with three strikeouts.

Cadets down Humboldt boys, 5-2
Iowa Falls-Alden handed the Humboldt baseball team a 5-2 setback Wednesday night (June 30) in Humboldt. The loss moved the Wildcats to 15-7 overall, 7-3 in conference play.

Wildcat boys edge Boone, 7-6
The Humboldt baseball team earned its 15th victory of the season by edging Boone, 7-6 in Boone on June 29. The non-conference victory boosted Humboldt's record to 15-6 overall.

Humboldt boys upend Lions, 6-1
Humboldt snapped a two-game losing streak by turning back the Clear Lake Lions, 6-1 Monday night (June 28) in Humboldt.

Caden Matson earned the win pitching for the Wildcats.

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