The Litchfield Blues wasted no time getting on the board Wednesday, but couldn't stay ahead in a 7-1 road loss to Maple Lake.
Litch scored a run in the first inning for an early lead, but the Lakers scored four runs in the second inning to jump ahead. The Lakers added two runs in the fourth and another in the seventh.
Litchfield had five hits in the contest, two from catcher Afton Kaping, to go with three errors.
Litchfield next plays at 7:30 p.m. Friday on the road against Watkins.
Maple Lake Lakers 7, Litchfield Blues 1 (June 19)
Litch ... 100 000 000 - 1
M.L. ... 040 200 10x - 7
Batting - A. Loch 1-4, R; C. Klabunde 0-4; E. Estrada 1-4; B. Smith 0-3; J. Jones 1-3, RBI, BB; J. Kiehn 0-3; D. Hamm 0-1; A. Kaping 2-4; E. Kaping 0-3; M. Spreiter 0-3; Totals - 5-32, R, RBI, BB, 6K
Pitching - J. Hyde (L) 7IP-9H-7R-4ER-0BB-1K; A. Loch 1IP-0H-0R-0ER-2BB-0K