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1A: Sleepy Eye's Avery Stevens throws no-hitter against Hinckley-Finlayson

By JOEL RIPPEL, Star Tribune, 06/14/18, 5:30PM CDT

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The second-seeded Indians, helped by a two-run single by Stevens, scored all six of their runs in the fourth inning.

Avery Stevens pitched a no-hitter and had a two-run single to lead Sleepy Eye to a 6-0 victory over Hinckley-Finlayson in the Class 1A quarterfinals on Thursday.

Stevens, a senior, improved to 9-1 on the season. He walked one and struck out 15.

Sleepy Eye (17-5), the No. 2 seed, scored all of its runs in the fourth inning when they sent 10 hitters to plate. Stevens' hit gave Sleepy Eye a 2-0 lead. Nathan Walter's two-run double completed the scoring.

The loss ended an 11-game winning streak for Hinckley-Finlayson (14-5).

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