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Ellsworth Legion team loses in Gopher State League finals

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ST. PAUL - The Ellsworth American Legion Post #204 baseball team lost 3-2 to Osceola in the Gopher State League 17-19 AA Tier I Championship at Midway Stadium Sunday afternoon.


Osceola plated its first run right away but the Panthers' took the lead back in the third inning with a pair of runs. Spencer Schroeder hit an RBI-double then stole third and scored on a wild throw. 

However, Osceola scored in both the fifth and sixth innings to win the ballgame.

Eric McGregor pitched five innings striking out 7 giving up just two runs but one was unearned. Brady Yanish pitched the final two innings. Osceola only had three hits but Ellsworth was hurt by four errors. Post #204 only had five hits in the game also.

Ellsworth finished 15-2-1 in the Gopher State League Play and 17-5-1 overall on the summer.