Decorah Head Coach Dennis Olejniczak addresses his team before Monday’s NEIC contest. (Photos by Jennifer Bissell)
Decorah Head Coach Dennis Olejniczak addresses his team before Monday’s NEIC contest. (Photos by Jennifer Bissell)
The Decorah baseball team (11-8, 5-5 NEIC) rose to the call by Head Coach Dennis Olejniczak and produced back-to-back strong games to start the week.
Monday the Vikings dispatched New Hampton (15-4, 6-4 NEIC) 12-2 in six innings. Decorah struck first with two runs in the second innings. However, the fireworks exploded in the fourth when Austin Ashbacher and Dustin Cary hit back-to-back solo home runs on the way to a seven-run frame.
“That’s something you hardly ever see in high school baseball,” remarked Olejniczak of the home runs. “They were two very well hit balls.”

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