The Bismarck Governors won both of their pool games in Minot on the first day of the Heilman’s Performance Invitational, and the Bismarck Reps swept Washburn at Haaland Field.
The Governors first played East Grand Forks, earning a 5-0 win. Pitcher Steve Kraljic tossed a three-hit shutout for the Governors.
In their second game of the day, the Governors defeated Pierre 11-2, with 10 of their runs coming in the first inning.
In Bismarck, the Reps hosted Washburn Post 12 at Haaland Field and earned a sweep. The Reps used small ball to win the first game 3-0, and they won the second game, 8-5.