Baseball: Rogers ends skid with 13-2 win over Apollo

Ryan Gelle belted two solo home runs as Rogers thumped St. Cloud Apollo 13-2 on Friday, snapping a six-game losing streak.

Gelle was 2-for-4 with his first two round-trippers of the season at St. John’s University’s turf field.

Ryan Gelle
Ryan Gelle

Scott Neubauer was 3-for-4 with three RBI and Tyler Antony 2-for-3 with four RBI. Other RBI hits were by Adam Nauth, Kyle Ellis (double) and Bryanlee Santiago-Martinez (double). Kyle Halseth was 2-for-3.

Nauth and Ellis pitched three innings each, with Nauth (1-2) getting the win.
Rogers (8-9) will close the regular season Tuesday hosting Washburn.

Rogers is seeded No. 6 in Section 5AAA and will meet No. 11 Osseo on Thursday, 4:30 p.m., at Wintercrest Park in Coon Rapids. The winner advances to double-eliminaton and would face No. 3 Totino-Grace on Saturday.