Milestone Propels Mitchell To State
by Zach Borg, Weekend Sports Anchor
July 28, 2013 5:46 PM
MITCHELL, S.D. -- n the high school baseball season Mitchell went to the state tournament as the top seed, and were upset by Roosevelt in their first game.
As the legion State Tournament starts Mitchell is hoping it's not deja-vu all over again. Post 18 will be the top seed when play begins on Wednesday in Rapid City against wildcard Sioux Falls West at 6 PM central.
This time around there's a bit of a different vibe thanks to a milestone win.
That's because Mitchell won their first outright region championship under coach Luke Norden, going undefeated in the 2A tournament, including an 11-10 championship thriller in 11 innings over Brandon Valley.
Here is the complete schedule for the opening day of the State A Tournament in Rapid City. All times are central standart time.Spearfish vs. Watertown, 11 AM CST
Pierre vs. Aberdeen, 2 PM CST
Sioux Falls West vs. Mitchell, 6 PM CST
Rapid City vs. Brandon Valley, 9 PM CST