Posts with the tag: "3A State"

Neighbors battle in regional semifinals

Coach Roger Schroeder congratulates Evann Heidebrecht after a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning to celebrate a shot for a state tournament berth. Janae Rempel / Free Press

With a three-hit shutout of Southeast of Saline Wed­nesday, the Marion baseball team earned its second-consecutive trip to the Class 3— A state tournament, defeating the Trojans, 6-0, in the Lyons regional championship game. “There’s eight teams that get to go (to state) every year,” coach Roger Schroeder said. “We’ve been ...