I-70 Conference Senior All-Stars lose close one against Kaysinger Conference all-stars
The annual I-70 Conference vs. Kaysinger Conference Senior All-Star Game was held in Cole Camp on Friday, June 1. Concordia High School (Cameron Cooper and Abram Frerking) Santa Fe (Matt Peters and Blake Schreiman) and Sweet Springs High School (Bret Green and Zack Giffen) sent two representatives each, while Saint Paul Lutheran High School sent one (Micah Gerdts) and Concordia sent two and a coach (Abram Frerking and Cameron Cooper, along with coach Nate Beissenherz).
The Kaysinger Conference pulled out a 7-6 victory. It was a rare loss for the home-grown I-70 players, who lead the series 9-4 since 2005. There were also two rainouts, according to Beissenherz.
Notable performers included Cooper (1-3 with a stolen base and run), Frerking (1-3), Giffen (1-2 with a walk and RBI, in addition to two innings pitched, three earned runs allowed, two walks, two hits allowed, and a strike out), and Green (1-2, RBI and run).
Congratulations to those selected!