The Wausau East baseball team beat Nekoosa 3-2 on Thursday night at the Woodside Sports Complex in Mauston. he Lumberjacks scored a run in the first inning but Nekoosa tied it in the fourth.
East scored two in the fifth. Nekoosa scored 1 in the 6th and had the tying and winning run on in the 7th before East slammed the door.
Will Brand picked up the win and struck out 7 in 5 innings of work. Bryce Widmark got the save.
East will play Marshfield in a doubleheader on Saturday morning also at Mauston. You can hear the games on Foxsports Radio AM1390 & FM 93.9