Hopkins 2nd baseman Kyle Dalton stops an errant throw from home, but not in time to stop an Eastview player from stealing 2nd base in the 2nd inning of the Minnesota American Legion Baseball Tournament Friday, August 3, at Chanhassen High School. The Flyers beat Eastview 5-4 in their first round game.
Excelsior pitcher Matthew Mattiacci opens their District 10 American Legion Tournament game against Coon Rapids Sunday, July 29, at Red Haddox Field in Bloomington. Excelsior lost to Coon Rapids 5-4 in 12 innings, ending their 2012 season.
Excelsior players, from the left, Alex LaPorte, Thomas Hoopes, and Andrew Weber react to their 12-inning, 5-4, District 10 American Legion Tournament loss to Coon Rapids Sunday, July 29, at Red Haddox Field in Bloomington, ending their 2012 season.
The Flyers Andy Wicklund, right, sends the Edina 2nd baseman onto his back after being tagged out in a rough exchange in the 2nd inning of their District 10 American Legion Tournament game Sunday, July 29, at Red Haddox Field in Bloomington. Hopkins lost to Edina 7-3.
A wild 2nd inning infield bounce gets by Wayzata 3rd baseman Ryan Haskamp in early tournament action against Omaha Burke, NE, Saturday, July 14, at Alimagnet Field in Burnsville. Wayzata lost the Jim Hanus Memorial Gopher Classic Tournament game 5-2.
Excelsior shortstop Alex LaPorte beats the throw to home and scores the 5th run for Excelsior in the 2nd inning Sunday, June 24, at Alimagnet Fields. Excelsior won their Burnsville Snake Pit Tournament semi-final game by beating Lakeville North 12-4.