The St. John’s baseball team defeated Bethel 7-3 in their opening game of the MIAC tournament in Minnetonka.  Dylan Graves had 2 hits, 2 runs scored a homerun and 4 RBIs for the Johnnies.  Hayden Zimmerman threw 8 innings with 3 earned runs allowed to get the win for St. John’s.

St. John’s improves to 27-13 and will play St. Mary’s at 2pm today.  St. Mary’s upset top seeded St. Thomas Friday.  St. Thomas plays Bethel in an elimination game today.