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River Falls Fighting Fish pitcher Nate Schurman delivers a pitch to the plate in the Fish's St. Croix Valley Baseball League game against the Osceola Braves Saturday at the high school field. Schurman allowed one hit through eight innings and relief pitcher Ryan Gilbertson worked out of a bases-loaded jam in the ninth as the Fish beat the Braves 3-1. Bob Burrows photo

Fish control own destiny

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The River Falls Fighting Fish can lock up their second straight St. Croix Valley Baseball League title with wins over the Menomonie Eagles and St. Croix Falls River Bandits this weekend at the River Falls High School field.


The Fish lost to the Eagles, 3-2, on a suicide squeeze bunt in the bottom of the ninth inning last Wednesday in Menomonie. But they maintained a slim lead in the SCVBL with home wins over the Osceola Braves and Plum City Blues over the weekend.

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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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