HERON LAKE — Tony Jorgensen smacked a two-run double, and Ike Rogers went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI doubles to help spark the Heron Lake Lakers to a season-opening 8-6 victory over the Hadley Buttermakers in an amateur baseball game Sunday afternoon at Laker Field.
WILMONT — Riding the momentum of a high-scoring Region 13C playoff victory over Pipestone to clinch a berth in this weekend’s state amateur baseball tournament, the tradition-rich Wilmont Cardinals will play the Loretto Larks this evening (8 p.m.) at Joe Faber Field in St. Cloud.
WILMONT — A tough-nosed pitching performance by Lucas Henning, stellar team defense and a five-run first inning — along with a trio of two-run frames — combined Sunday afternoon to lift the host Wilmont Cardinals to an 11-5 victory over the Pipestone A’s in the decisive third game of their state-qualifying Region 13C playoff series at Butts Probst Field.
WILMONT — On a near-perfect mid-summer day at Butts Probst Field, traditional amateur baseball rivals Jackson and Wilmont squared off in Game 3 of the semifinal round of the First Nite and Gopher League playoff series Sunday afternoon.
JACKSON — The Jackson Bulls and the Wilmont Cardinals finished up the ninth inning of Game 1, which was postponed from Wednesday, of the Region 13C playoffs Friday night with Jackson pulling out a 5-0 victory.
WILMONT — Justin Saufley doesn’t exactly consider himself a strikeout pitcher. But it is hard to call him anything else after he fanned 16 Irish batters as the Wilmont Cardinals beat out the Milroy Irish 2-1 Wednesday night in Wilmont in Game 1 of the Region 13C playoffs.
WINDOM — The first call came in at 6:52 a.m. on the morning of July 13 when the last “Blast-From-the-Past” was published in the Globe, featuring a story about Ty Wacker’s website information on the 212 Conference — small town high school athletics — from 1947-1974.
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