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Amateur baseball: Dukes take two in tripleheader

The Duluth-Superior Dukes took two-out-of-three games Sunday in a tripleheader against the Washburn Lumberjacks in Upper 13 League play in Superior. The Dukes won the first two games 2-0 and 6-1 before falling 3-2.

Jake Lewis threw a two-hit shutout for the Dukes (5-1) in the 2-0 win over Washburn (4-5) that included eight strikeouts and one walk.

Lewis and Luke Nordquist each went 2-for-2 with two runs scored in the 6-1 win while in the 3-2 loss, the Dukes' bats were led by Michael Gales. He went 2-for-2 with a run scored.