Storm Lake lets one slip away in extra innings to Emmetsburg

Storm Lake shortstop Parker Lange tags out Emmetsburg’s Wes Schultes during a

stolen base attempt in their game on Wednesday night. TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

When wins are hard to come by, its really stings when you let one slip away.

Storm Lake was one out away from picking up its third win of the season, but the Tornadoes could not get that out without Emmetsburg tying the game in the top of the seventh. The E’Hawks would score the go-ahead run on a bases-loaded hit by a pitch in the top of the eighth to come away with a 7-6 victory in a Lakes Conference game on Wednesday night at Tornado Field.

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