Hawks lose first game of the season
After winning the first three games of the season over Stewartville, Pine Island and the Minneapolis Patriots, the Hastings Hawks lost their first League game of the season last Sunday, losing to Northfield 6-1 at Veteran's Park.
Hastings' own Josie Velez started on the hill for the Hawks and went 8-1/3 innings, allowing four runs on eight hits. He walked one and struck out five. Andrew Flack relieved Velez in the ninth, allowing two runs on one hit and striking out one.