Rochester, MN ( – Joey Czarske (Cal State Northridge) and Alex Fitchett (Hawaii) each launched a home run to push the Honkers to a 9-3 victory at Mayo Field over the La Crosse Loggers. The Honkers record now sits at 2-3 while the Loggers fall to 2-4.

Clayton McGinness (Wichita State) earned the win, as he gave the Honkers a quality start, going six innings, allowing six hits, two runs, struck out six and walked one.

Fitchett was 3 for 4 with two runs and two RBI to lead the Honkers, while Miles Lewis and Czarske each collected two hits for the Honkers today. Czarski led the team with three RBI.

The Honkers next home game is Monday night against the Waterloo Bucks in the first game of the SCHEELS Highway 63 Cup! The Honkers will then go on the road for two games; on Monday they will battle the Waterloo Bucks in Waterloo, then they will travel to Mankato for two, seven inning games against the MoonDogs. They Honkers will host the same MoonDogs team Thursday.