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Renner Advances, West Eliminated at Central Plains Region

Renner Advances, West Eliminated at Central Plains Region

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Renner Royals built a big lead and then held on to beat Dubuque 10-8 at the Central Plains Region Tournament at SF Stadium. Daulton Vanderloo paced the offense with 3 hits and 4 RBI’s in the victory. Head coach Jack VanLeur was happy to see his team find a way to when when they weren’t playing…

CENTRAL PLAINS REGIONAL: Renner Drops First Game to Oshkosh (WI), 4-3

SIOUX FALLS, SD— Click the viewfinder for highlights! Game Recap: Today was day one of the central plains regional legion tournament—and for the South Dakota state “A” champion Renner it had to feel like a little bit of a home game against the Wisconsin state winner Oshkosh It was a beautiful day at the Bird Cage. Bottom of the 1st, Oshkosh…

Lennox Wins State “B” Legion Title Over Redfield

Lennox Wins State "B" Legion Title Over Redfield

LENNOX, SD… Redfield advanced to the State “B” title game Tuesday with a 1-0 win over Hartford/Humboldt. Bennett Osborn twirled a 2-hitter for his 2nd shutout of the tournament and was named the MVP of the state tourney. But the home team got a 3-hitter from Tyson Stoebner in the title game against Redfield and won 2-0 thanks to a…

STATE LEGION B-Three’s Company For Championship Tuesday Thanks To Redfield & Hartford/Humboldt Wins

H/H Eliminates Winner/Colome 9-2 While Redfield Hands Lennox First Loss 15-11

LENNOX, S.D.  —  Three’s Company for South Dakota State Legion B Baseball Championship Tuesday thanks to Redfield battling back to win a slugfest over host Lennox. Highlighted by a seven-run third inning, Redfield avoided elimination and handed Lennox its first loss of the tournament 15-11 on Monday evening in Lennox.  Earlier in the day Hartford/Humboldt eliminated Winner/Colome 9-2. Redfield’s win…

STATE B LEGION-Lennox Rallies Past Hartford/Humboldt To Clinch Championship Spot

Lennox Scores Four In Seventh To Win 5-3

LENNOX, S.D.  —  Lennox Post 174 scored four runs in their last at-bat to defeat Hartford/Humboldt 5-3 on Sunday night at the State B Legion Baseball Tournament in Lennox to clinch a spot in Tuesday’s championship game. Lennox will play Redfield tomorrow following the 4:30 PM game between Winner/Colome and Hartford/Humboldt.  If Lennox wins the winner of the H/H &…

STATE B LEGION-Redfield & Winner/Colome Keep Seasons Alive In Dramatic Fashion

Beresford & Big Stone Eliminated On Sunday

LENNOX, S.D.  —  Redfield & Winner/Colome each avoided elimination at the State B Legion Baseball Tournament in dramatic fashion on Sunday afternoon in Lennox. After seeing Beresford rally to tie the game in the sixth inning, Christian DeYoung’s RBI single in the home half of the inning lifted Redfield to a 4-3 victory.  In the following game Winner/Colome rallied from…

STATE B LEGION-Hartford/Humboldt & Lennox Advance To Semifinal

One Will Clinch Spot In Championship Tomorrow

LENNOX, S.D.  —  Lennox and Hartford/Humboldt will play for a spot in the Legion State B Tournament Championship tomorrow after each remained unbeaten on day two of the tournament Saturday in Lennox. Click on the video viewer for highlights from Hartford/Humboldt’s 3-2 victory over Redfield and Lennox’ 5-1 win over Winner/Colome. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

STATE B LEGION-Redfield, Winner/Colome, Hartford/Humboldt & Lennox Win Openers

Tournament Begins In Lennox

LENNOX, S.D.  —  One week after Renner claimed the South Dakota State A Legion Baseball Championship in Mitchell it’s the State B’s turn in Lennox. Tournament play began this morning with Redfield making two first inning runs hold up, defeating Tabor 2-0 behind Bennett Osborn’s complete game, four strikeout shutout performance.  Winner/Colome followed that by breaking open a scoreless game…

Central Plains Regional In Sioux Falls An Advantage For State Champion Renner

Royals Open On Wednesday At Birdcage Against Oshkosh (WI)

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  State A Legion Baseball Champion Renner has the weekend off as they prepare for a Central Plains Regional that will be right in their own backyard. The Birdcage (Sioux Falls Stadium) will host the tournament beginning on Wednesday just nine and a half miles from where the Royals play their home games at Renner Ballpark.  Less…

Pitching Depth Is a Strength for B Host Lennox

Pitching Depth Is a Strength for B Host Lennox

LENNOX, SD… The State “B” Legion Baseball Tournament starts Friday in Lennox with 4 games and the host Orioles will take on Dell Rapids in the final game of the day. Brock Anderson is the main man on the hill for the home team, but with pitch limits you need several good pitchers to be successful in a tournament like…

Renner Wins First State Legion Championship

Renner Wins First State Legion Championship

MITCHELL, SD… The Renner Royals knew they needed only one win Tuesday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell to wrap up their first-ever state legion title.  After a 4-hour rain delay, the first game remained scoreless into the 4th inning when the Royals got the bats going.  Andy Moen got them on the board with an RBI single and the biggest…

Renner Remains Unbeaten, Advances to State “A” Championship

Renner Remains Unbeaten, Advances to State "A" Championship

MITCHELL, SD… The Renner Royals turned 3 double plays Monday night and went on to beat Brandon Valley 4-1 to advance to Tuesday’s championship against RC Post 22. And the Royals are unbeaten so they only have to win 1 game. Sam Breit pitched a complete game 7-hitter for Renner. Nik Hoekstra had an RBI triple that increased the lead…

RC Post 22 Eliminates Yankton at State “A” Legion Tourney

RC Post 22 Eliminates Yankton at State "A" Legion Tourney

MITCHELL, SD… Thanks to some stellar defense from both teams the game was 2-0 RC into the 4th inning of an elimination game at the State “A” Legion Baseball tournament in Mitchell on Monday. Owen Feser and Matthew Mors each had great catches for Yankton and Michael Drotzmann was robbed by a diving Blake Weaver. But the Hard Hats broke…

Tough Schedule Toughened Renner Up For State

Royals Look To Clinch Spot In Championship Tonight

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  Day three of the State A Legion Baseball Tournament is off to a delayed start in Mitchell. The last game of the night will pit the only unbeatens against each other when Renner and Yankton square off with the winner clinching a spot in Tuesday’s championship.  Yankton has stunned Rapid City Post 22 and Brandon Valley, while…

STATE A LEGION-Yankton Rallies Past Brandon Valley & Renner Outlasts Mitchell

Yankton Wins 5-4 Followed By Renner Winning 4-2 In Extra Innings

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  After a wild opening day that saw Yankton upset defending champion Rapid City Post 22, the State A Legion Baseball Tournament continued to surprise on Saturday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. In the winners bracket Yankton, who lost at home to Brandon Valley 10-0 and 3-0 last week in the Region 2A Tournament, got a two-run single…

Central Plains Regional In Sioux Falls Adds Incentive For State Legion Tournament

Champion Will Play For Trip To World Series On Home Soil

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — The South Dakota Legion State A Baseball Tournament begins tomorrow in Mitchell, and this year there’s an added bonus to winning the state title for the eight teams in the field. The chance to play in the Central Plains Regional on home soil. Sioux Falls and Harmodon Park will play host to the American Legion Central Plains…

Harrisburg Glad To Make State Legion Tournament

Harrisburg Glad To Make State Legion Tournament

HARRISBURG, SD… The Harrisburg legion team won the wildcard game Tuesday night 8-5 over Brookings to qualify for the final spot in the State “A” Tournament that starts Friday in Mitchell. Harrisburg will play the host team in the first round. But Alex Fink feels his team is playing it’s best baseball down the stretch and he’s excited they get…

Harrisburg Wins Wildcard Game Over Brookings, Advances to State Legion Tourney

Harrisburg Wins Wildcard Game Over Brookings, Advances to State Legion Tourney

  HARRISBURG, SD… Jacob Just had a pair of RBI singles and Harrisburg advanced to the State “A” Legion Baseball Tournament as a result of an 8-5 win over Brookings in the wildcard game. Harrisburg built an 8-1 lead before Brookings made things interesting. The State Legion Tournament starts on Friday in Mitchell. Head Coach Alex Fink says they have…

Hard Hats the Favorite at State “A” Legion Baseball

Hard Hats the Favorite at State "A" Legion Baseball

MITCHELL, SD… The Hard Hats of Rapid City Post 22 will enter Friday’s State “A” Legion Baseball Tournament as the favorite with a 44-13 record. They have won 5 of the last 6 state titles and 42 overall. A deep and talented pitching staff according to Brandon Valley’s Jeremy Van Heel and Renner’s Jack Van Leur are what makes the…

RALLY RAPTOR! Brandon Valley Takes A Bite Out Of Yankton To Advance To State

BV Wins Legion Region 2A Semifinal 10-0

YANKTON, S.D.  —  Brandon Valley manager Jeremy VanHeel started donning a raptor mask in hopes that his offense would bust out of a funk last week. Safe to say the Rally Raptor has worked this weekend in Yankton at the Region 2A Tournament.  Post 131 scored ten runs for the second straight day and got a complete game, 1-hit shutout…