The Rox lost 12-2 at Bismarck Monday night to open the 2-game series.  The Larks scored 3 runs in the 1st inning, 3 in the 2nd and 3 in the 4th to put the game out of reach.  St. Cloud got a solo home run from Landon Stephens and 1 hit and 1 RBI from Sean Ross.  Will Warren was tagged for 11 hits and 9 earned runs in 3-plus innings for the Rox.

St. Cloud is 16-19 and will play at Bismarck again tonight at 7:35, pregame on AM 1390-Granite City Sports at 7:05.  The Rox travel to Duluth to play the Huskies Wednesday before returning home to host Duluth Thursday night at 7:05.