The Brandon Knights split their games during Friday’s opening day of the Midget AAA provincial baseball championship in Morden.
Dylan Haney drove in Brandon’s lone run and Jay Pringle took the loss in relief of Clark Whelpton as Brandon dropped its opener 5-1 to Red River Valley. In the evening, Mitch Lyall drove in two runs and scored one himself as Brandon beat Bonivital 5-2. Lyall went three innings on the mound to pick up the win.
Meanwhile, Midwest beat North Winnipeg 3-2 and Carillon 9-7.
The round robin part of the tournament ends today with the playoffs going Sunday.
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