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Rieder, Monroe fall hard to Lena, 14-3
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Monroe shortstop Scott Kline (27) flips a throw to second baseman Taylor Riese in the first inning of Monroes 14-3 loss to Lena on Wednesday night.
LENA, Ill. - Monroe's Senior Legion team lost 14-3 to Lena after eight innings in a scheduled nine-inning game on Wednesday night.Starting pitcher Kris Rieder struggled out of the gate, allowing a run in the bottom of the first."I didn't really get warmed up as much as I'd like to have," Rieder said. "I got a little wild and couldn't really control my fastball."