Area baseball: Somerset 16, Ellsworth 3 (5 innings)
The host Spartans scored 13 runs in the second inning to blow the game open. Somerset tallied 12 hits and benefited from a pair of Ellsworth errors that inning. Just five of the runs were earned.
Ellsworth starter Brady Schroeder went 1 2/3 innings and suffered the loss. He allowed 15 runs (seven earned) on 12 hits.
The Panthers (1-3) didn't help themselves by making six errors in the field.