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WBA playoffs underway, Ellsworth and Prescott play this afternoon


The Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs began last evening with four games played.

La Crosse topped Whittlesey 8-1 in Rib Lake; Chaseburg-Coon Valley Blues whipped up on the Eau Claire Bears 15-0 in Coon Valley; Whitehall blanked Bruce 8-0 in Altoona and Osceola topped Grantsburg 9-4 at Oakey Park in Osceola.


Both Ellsworth and Prescott play their first round games this afternoon. Prescott plays at approximately 2 p.m. in Osceola against Onalaska and Ellsworth is scheduled to play at 3 p.m. in Altoona against Rib Lake.

If both teams win today they will play at 3 p.m. Sunday in the regional finals. 

Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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