PC Legion beats Prescott, snaps losing streak while Ellsworth gets playoff assignment
PLUM CITY - The Pum City Post #365 American Legion baseball team defeated Prescott 5-4 Friday at Legion Park.
Plum City snapped a four-game losing streak and evened its overall record at 5-5.
Ben Funk had three hits and two RBIs to lead PC at the plate. Dylan Bjork had two hits and Anthony Ebensperger also had a hit. Ben Glaus drove in a run as well for Post #365.
Bjork was the winning pitcher. He went all seven innings and struck out eight batters and scattered six hits.
Plum City and Prescott are in the same Class A regional tournament next weekend in Osseo.
Also starting playoffs this week is the Ellsworth Legion Post #204 team. They will host a first-round game Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Bob Young Field vs. North St. Paul. If they win they will play at home Tuesday and also host a third-round game Wednesday if they advance. The finals are next Sunday at Midway Stadium in St. Paul.