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2019 Final Standings 

First Nite    (17 league games)                    

 #1 Windom Pirates 13-4 * +

#2 Fairmont Martin's 13-4*

#3 Jackson Bulls 11-6 

#4 Lakefield Horned Frogs 7-10

#5 Heron Lake Lakers 3-14    

#6 Worthington Cubs 0-17     

 

 GOPHER     (18 league games)

#1 Milroy Irish 17-1 +

#2 Luverne Redbirds 15-3

#3 Pipestone A's 12-6

#4 Hadley Buttermakers 11-7 

#5 Adrian Athletics 4-14 %

#6 Ruthton Royals   4-14 %

#7 Tracy Engineers 4-14 %

 

*Windom wins First Nite League as they swept head to head vs Fairmont

 

% - Adrian, Ruthton and Tracy all split  head to head 

All 3 - 2-10 vs Gopher teams

All 3 - 2-4 vs First Nite teams

 

4th tie breaker

Runs allowed Head to Head

Adrian 12 Tracy 17

Adrian 9 Ruthton 19

Ruthton 5 Tracy 14

 

+ Milroy, Windom and Luverne earned byes to Region 13C Playoffs

 

STATE TOURNAMENT - DELANO and MAPLE LAKE 

 

SAT Aug 18th 

DELANO 1:30

HADLEY BUTTERMAKERS VS COLOGNE HOLLANDERS 

 

Maple Lake 7:00

LUVERNE REDBIRDS vs CARVER BLACK SOX 

 

 

 

Region 13C  - Best of 3 Series 

Finals

4 Fairmont Martins vs

6 Hadley Buttermakers 

Game 1 

Wed Aug 7th at Fairmont 7:30

FAIRMONT 11 HADLEY 1  (7 inn)

Martins lead series 1-0

 

Game 2

Sat Aug 10th at Hadley 2:00

HADLEY 6 FAIRMONT 3

Buttermakers force game 3 Sunday

 

Game 3

Sun Aug 11th at Fairmont 2:00

FAIRMONT 1 HADLEY 0

MARTINS win series 2-1 

REGION 13C Champs - earn First round Bye at State

Hadley will be #2 seed at State

Hadley - Jacob Van Dam takes no-hitter into the 7th

Tyler Tennyson HR in 8th 

WP Kobe Lovell - draftee, Windom 8.1 inn, Save - Adam Schmidt 

 

1 Milroy Irish  vs

2 Luverne Redbirds 

 

Game 1 

Wed Aug 7th at Irish Yard 7:30

LUVERNE 3 MILROY 1 

Redbirds lead series 1-0

Draftee -Brandan Alfson, Pipestone goes CG as does Kenny Morris for the Irish

Luverne

Skyler Wenniger 2 rbi single ind the 3rd

Phil Paquette RBI FC

Milroy

Anthony Dolan rbi single for Irish 

Brady Lanoue  - 2 doubles 

 

Game 2 

Fri Aug 9th at Luverne 7:30

Final

Luverne 4 Milroy 1

REDBIRDS WIN SERIES 2-0 AND CLINCH FINAL STATE BERTH 

Milroy is eliminated 

 

Game suspended in the bot 6th

Will resume Saturday Aug 10th at Redbird Field 2:00

Luverne just tied it at 1....have runners at 1st and 3rd with 1 out

Jake Plaetz RBI Double for Irish 

Skyler Wenniger RBI single for Luverne 

Milroy 1 Luverne 1

 

Game 3 

Sun Aug 11th at Irish Yard 2:00

Winner is #3 seed from Region 13C 

Loser is eliminated 

 

3 teams that advance to state will draft 2 more pitchers from all 10 teams eliminated 

 

Final 4  - winners qualify for State

Loser play for 3rd seedout of Region 

 

Final Draft

FAIRMONT 

Collin Lovell, Windom Pirates

(Final 4 draftee of Milroy  Irish)

Tyler Peterson, Milroy Irish

 

Join Final 4 draftee Kobe Lovell, Windom Pirates 

 

HADLEY 

Cody Mather, Milroy Irish 

Justin Jass, Heron Lake Lakers

 

Join Final 4 draftee Luke Gilbertson, Windom Pirates 

 

LUVERNE 

Kenny Morris, Milroy Irish 

Ben Scheevel, Jackson Bulls 

 

Join Final 4 draftee Brandan Alfson, Pipestone A's 

 

Draft Picks(pitchers only, can not hit)

Milroy Irish - Collin Lovell, Windom Pirates 

Luverne Redbirds - Brandan Alfson, Pipestone A's

Fairmont Martins - Kobe Lovell, Windom Pirates 

Hadley Buttermakers - Luke Gilbertson, Windom Pirates 

 

1. MILROY IRISH VS

4. FAIRMONT MARTINS 

Game 1 Wed July 31 at Irish Yard 7:30

FAIRMONT 5 MILROY 4

MARTINS LEAD SERIES 1-0

 

Game 2 Fri Aug 2nd at Herb Wolf Field, Fairmont 7:30

FAIRMONT 10 MILROY 4

IRISH tie series at 1

 

Game 3 Sun Aug 4th at Irish Yard  2:00

FAIRMONT 4 MILROY 2

MARTINS win series 2-1 and clinch state berth

Will play Hadley Buttermakers in Best of 3 Series for #1 and #2 seed

Milroy will play Luverne for 3rd seed I  Best of 3 Series

 

2. LUVERNE  REDBIRDS VS 

6. HADLEY  BUTTERMAKERS 

Game 1 Wed July 31st at Redbird Field, Luverne 7:30

HADLEY 6 LUVERNE 5

BUTTERMAKERS LEAD SERIES 1-0

 

Game 2 Sat Aug 3rd at Laurie Mahon Field, Hadley 2:00

HADLEY 10 LUVERNE 5

BUTTERMAKERS win series 2-0 and qualify for STATE TOURNEY- Delano and Maple Lake

Hadley will play Fairmont in Best of a 3 Series for 1st and 2nd seed

Luverne will play Milroy for final seed 

 

 

Game 3 Sun Aug 4th at Redbird Field, Luverne 2:00

 

 

1. Milroy Irish vs 8. Lakefield Horned Frogs

 

Game 1 Wed July 24 - Irish Yard  7:30

MILROY 9 LAKEFIELD 4, Irish lead series 1-0

 

Game 2 Fri July 26 - Stan King Field, Lakefield 7:30

LAKEFIELD 3 MILROY 2, Dustin Pronk walk off RBI single scores Taylor Christopher 

 

Series tied at 1

 

Game 3 Mon July 28 - Irish Yard 7:30

MILROY 4 LAKEFIELD 1

Irish  win series 2-1 and advance to FINAL FOUR - they will get 1st draft pick from all 9 teams eliminated 

Play Fairmont on Wed July 31 at Irish Yard 7:30

 

4. Fairmont Martins vs 5. Pipestone A's

 

Game 1 Wed July 24 - Herb Wolf Field, Fairmont 7:30   

FAIRMONT 3 PIPESTONE 2, Martins lead series 1-0

 

Game 2 Fri July 26 - A's Field, Pipestone  7:30

PIPESTONE 9 FAIRMONT 0

Brandan Alfson WP - 6 IP with 11K's

Series tied at 1

 

Game 3 Sun July 28 - Herb Wolf Field, Fairmont 2:00

FAIRMONT 4 PIPESTONE 2

MARTINS win series 2-1 and Advance to FINAL FOUR, will have 3rd draft pick and play Milroy  on Wed July 31st at Irish Yard 7:30

 

2. Luverne Redbirds vs 7. Jackson Bulls 

 

Game 1 Wed July 24  - Redbird Field, Luverne 7:30   

JACKSON 8 LUVERNE 7 (10 inn) Bulls lead series 1-0

 

Game 2 Fri July 26 - Wacker Field, Jackson 7:30

LUVERNE 7 JACKSON 6

Bulls score 4 in bot 8 to take 6-3 lead, Redbirds match them with 4 runs in top 9

 

Series tied at 1

 

Game 3 Mon July 29 -Redbird Field, Luverne 7:30

LUVERNE 4 JACKSON 3

Redbirds win series 2-1, advance to FINAL FOUR- will have 2nd draft pick and play Hadley on Wed July 31 at Luverne 7:30

 

 

3. Windom Pirates vs 6. Hadley Buttermakers 

 

Game 1 Wed July 24 - A's Field, Pipestone 7:30 (Hadley's home game)

HADLEY 4 WINDOM 3,  Buttermakers lead series 1-0

 

Game 2 Sat July 27 - Windom Rec Field 2:00

HADLEY 5 WINDOM 3

BUTTERMAKERS win series 2-0, Advance to FINAL FOUR - will have 4th draft pick and play Luverne starting wed July 31 at Luverne  7:30

 

Game 3 Sun July 28 - Windom Rec Field 2:00

 

July 24, 26/27 and 28

4 series winners get to draft 1 pitcher from all 9 teams eliminated

 

FINAL FOUR Best of 3

July 31, Aug 2/3 and 4

Winners advance to State 

Losers play for 3rd spot at State

 

Final Best of 3 Series

Aug 7, 9/10 and 11

3 state teams will draft 2 more Pitchers from all 10 teams eliminated

 

REGION teams

Fairmont Martins, Hadley Buttermakers, Jackson Bulls, Lakefield Horned Frogs, Luverne Redbirds, Milroy Irish, Pipestone A's and Windom Pirates 

 

League Playoffs are Best of 3 Series crossover with other league

Game 1 Wed July 17, 7:30

Hadley vs Heron Lake (at Luverne)11-6 Hadley

 Worthington at Pipestone - 12-1 Pipestone 

Adrian at Lakefield - 7-5 Lakefield 

Ruthton at Jackson - 6-0 Jackson

Tracy at Fairmont - 6-1 Fairmont 

 

Game 2 Fri July 19, 7:30

Pipestone at Worthington - 18-1 Pipestone 

Lakefield at Adrian - 16-3 Lakefield 

Jackson at Ruthton - 8-3 Jackson 

 

Game 2 Sun July 21, 1:00

Heron Lake at Hadley - 15-5 Hadley

Fairmont at Tracy 12:00

11-3 Fairmont 

 

Game 3 (if necessary) Sun July 21, 2:00

Heron Lake at Hadley 

Worthington at Pipestone 

Adrian at Lakefield 

Ruthton at Jackson

Tracy at Fairmont 

 

 First Nite/Gopher League Playoffs

Best of 3 series (5 series winners advance to Region 13C 

 2FN Fairmont Martins vs 7G Tracy Engineers

7G Tracy 

Wed July 17 at Fairmont, Martins win 6-1

Sun July 21 at Tracy, Martins win 11-3 - win series 2-0

 

3FN  Jackson Bulls vs 6G Ruthton Royals

Wed July 17 at Jackson, Bulls win 6-0

Fri July 19 at Ruthton, Bulls wins 8-3, win series 2-0

 

4FN Lakefield Horned Frogs vs 5G Adrian Athletics 

Wed July 17 at Lakefield, Frogs win 7-5

Fri July 19 at Adrian, Frogs win 16-3, win series 2-0

 

3G Pipestone A's vs 6FN Worthington Cubs

Wed July 17 at Pipestone, A's win 12-1

Fri July 19 at Worthington, A's win 18-1, win series 2-0

 

4G Hadley Buttermakersvs 5FN Heron Lake Lakers

Wed July 17 at Luverne, Buttermakers win 11-6

Sun July 21 at Hadley, Buttermakers win 15-5, win series 2-0

 

REGION 13C Best of 3 Series starts

Wed July 24, 7:30

Fri July 26, 7:30 or Sat July 27, 2:00

Sun July 28, 2:00

 

 

 

* expanded Standings can be found under results tab and click standings for

 2019 First Nite or 2019 Gopher

 

Schedules are updated 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018 Minnesota State Amateur Baseball Tournament

New Prague and Shakopee with Jordan as the 3rd site

(48 team single elimination with 16 Region Champs receiving a bye to the second weekend)

Aug 17,18,19

Aug 24,25,26

 

Aug 31, Sept 1, 2 3

Region 13C at State

Sat Aug 25 in Shakopee 5:00

13A Hadley Buttermakers (Gopher League) vs 

7B Buckman Billygoats (Victory League)  

Buckman 7 Hadley 5

 

Sat Aug 18 in Shakopee 1:30p.m.

13B Jackson Bulls (First Nite League) vs

15C Lake Henry Lakers (2017 runners up) (Stearns County League)

Jackson 3 Lake Henry 2 - Bulls Advance to second round

 

Sun Aug 26 Shakopee 11:00a.m.

13B Jackson Bulls vs 

8A Sobieski Skis 

(Victory League,

2014 State Champs, 2016 State runner-up)

Sobieski 2 Jackson 0

 

Sun Aug 19 in Shakopee 2:30p.m.

13C Windom Pirates  (First Nite League) 

12B Maple Lake Lakers

 (North star League, 2012 State Champs)

Maple Lake 5 Windom 0

 

 

Region 13 C Playoffs

Best of 3 Series

 

Draftee - pitchers only, can not bat

Hadley - Brandan Alfson, Pipestone

Fairmont - Ryan Christopher, Lakefield

Windom - Derek Shoen, Martin County

Jackson - Andrew DeBoer, Luverne

 

Championship round

 

#8 Jackson Bulls vs #2 Hadley Buttermakers 

Game 1 Wed Aug 8 at Jackson 7:30   - Hadley 6 Jackson 0, Brandan Alfson, CG shutout

Buttermaker lead series 1-0

Game 2  Sat Aug 11 at Hadley 2:00   - Hadley 9 Jackson 5

 

 

Buttermakers win series 2-0 - Region 13C Champs

Hadley is #1 seed and receives first round Bye at State

Draft  - 1st, Ryan Christopher, Lakefield Horned Frogs

              4th,  Skyler Wenniger, Luverne Redirds

 

Jackson Bulls are #2 seed 

Draft - 2nd,  Tyler Tennyson, Fairmont Martins

             5th,  Adam Schmidt, Fairmont Martins

 

Winner is Region 13C Champ, #1 seed and 

first round  Bye at State - Draft Pick  #1 and #4

Loser is the #2 seed from Region 13C 

Draft Pick #2 and #5

 

#3 Fairmont Martins vs #4 Windom Pirates

Game 1 Wed Aug 8 at Fairmont 7:30. Windom 1 Fairmont 0, WP - Ross Ackerman 7inn 5 k   

S - Collin Lovell  2 IP 4K.  Pirates lead series 1-0 

Game 2 Sat Aug 11 at Windom 2:00    Fairmont 2 Windom 0,  Martins even series 1-1

Lakefield Draftee - Ryan Christopher CG shutout, Collin Lovell also goes the distance 

Game 3 Sun Aug 12 at Fairmont 2:00.   Windom 1 Fairmont 0

 

Pirates win series 2-1 clinch state berth as #3 seed

Windom -Draft Pick - 3rd Josh Smith, Fairmont Martins

                                       6th Codie Zeutenhorst, Luverne Redbirds

 

 

Winner clinches state berth and

Is the #3 seed from Region 13C 

Draft Pick #3 and #6

Loser is eliminated

 

3 Teams that advance to state,

Draft 2 more Pitchers

from all 11 teams eliminated

 

 

Final 4 Best of 3 Series

 

#8 Jackson Bulls vs #4 Windom Pirates

Game 1 Wed Aug 1 at Jackson 7:30     Bulls 3 Pirates 2, Jackson leadd series 1-0

Game 2 Sat Aug 4 at Windom 2:00   Bulls 6 Pirates 0,  Jackson wins series 2-0 and  clinches state berth

 

Winner clinches State Berth, Loser play for third state spot

 

#2 Hadley Buttermakers vs  #3 Fairmont Martins

Game 1 Wed Aug 1 at Fairmont 7:30      Buttermakers 3 Martins 2, Hadley leads series1-0

Game 2 Sat Aug 4 at Hadley 2:00    Buttermakers 8 Martins 6,  Hadley wins series 2-0, clinches state Berth

Winner Clinches state berth, loser plays for 3rd state spot

 

 

FIRST ROUND REGION 13C

 

#1 Luverne Redbirds vs #8 Jackson Bulls

Game 1 Wed July 25 at Luverne 7:30  Bulls win 5-1, lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri July 27 at Jackson 7:30   

Jackson 5 Luverne 4,  Bulls win series 2-0 advance to Final 4 play Wed Aug 1 vs Windom at Jackson Aug 1

 

#4 Windom Pirates vs #5 Lakefield Horned Frogs

Game 1 We July 25 at Lakefield 7:30   Pirates win 8-0, lead series 1-0

Game 2 Sat July 28 at Windom Rec Field 2:00   Windom 10 Lakefield 2, Pirates win series 2-0, advance to play Wed Aug 1 at Jackson 7:30

 

winners of these 2 series play each other in the next round, losers eliminated 

 

#2 Hadley Buttermakers vs #7 Pipestone A's

Game 1 Wed July 25 at Pipestone 7:30    Buttermakers win 1-0, lead aeries 1-0

Game 2 Sat July 28 at Hadley 2:00    Hadley 10 Pipestone 4, Buttermakers win Series 2-0, advance to Final 4 to play Wed Aug 1 at Fairmont 7:30

 

#3 Fairmont Martins vs #6 Milroy Irish

Game 1 Thurs(rained out Wed)July 26 at Fairmont 7:30   Martins win 5-2, lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri July 27 at Irish Yard 7:30

Fairmont 10 Milroy 2, Martins win series 2-0, advance to Final 4, will play winner of Hadley vs Pipestone series, Wed Aug 1, 7:30 at Fairmont vs Hadley

 

winner of these 2 series play eachn other in the next round, Losers eliminated

 

Final 4 

Teams will Draft 1 pitcher from all 10 teams eliminated from League and Region playoffs (highest to lowest remaining seeds)

 

Best of 3 Series dates

Game 1 Wed Aug 1, 7:30

Game 2 Fri Aug 3, 7:30 or Sat Aug 4, 2:00

Game 3 Sun Aug 5, 2:00

 

Champion Round (seeding for #1,#2 and #3 seeds)

Best of 3 Series dates

Game 1 Wed Aug 8, 7:30

Game 2 Fri Aug 10, 7:30 or Sat Aug 11, 2:00

Game 3 Sun Aug 12, 2:00

 

3 teams Advance to State Tournament 

they will draft 2 more pitchers each (highest to lowest seeds on each pick)

 

Region Champ will receive a first round Bye at State

 

 

First Nite/Gopher League Playoffs 

Best of 3 series 

Fairmont and Luverne receive byes to the Region as League Champs

 

2FN Lakefield Horned Frogs vs 7G Ruthton Royals

Game 1 Wed July 18 at Lakefield 7:30   Frogs win 12-2(8inn)

Game 2 Fri July 20 at Ruthton 7:30   Frogs win 11-0(7 inn)

 

3FN Windom Pirates vs 6G Tracy Engineers

Game 1 Wed July 18 at Wabasso 7:30   Pirates win 4-3 (11 inn)

Game 2 Sat July 21 at Windom Rec Field 2:00   Pirates win 10-4

 

4FN Jackson Bulls vs 5G Adrian A's 

Game 1 Wed July 18 at Jackson 7:30    Bulls win 13-0 (7 inn)

Game 2 Fri July 20 at Adrian 7:30     Bulls win 9-3

 

2G Hadley Buttermakers vs 7FN Worthington Cubs

Game 1 Wed July 18 at Worthington 7:30   Buttermakers win 10-3

Game 2 Sat July 21 at Hadley 2:00     Buttermakers win 6-2

 

3G Milroy Irish vs 6 FN Heron Lake Lakers 

Game 1 Wed July 18 at Irish Yard 7:30   Irish win 6-2

Game 2 Sat July 21 at Heron Lake 2:00   Lakers win 6-2

Game 3 Sun  July 22 at Irish Yard 2:00   Irish win 5-0

 

4G Pipestone A's vs 5FN Martin County Foxes

Game 1 Wed July 18 at Truman 8:00    A's win 7-0

Game 2 Fri July 20 at Pipestone 8:00   A's win 6-0 

 

 

2018 First Nite League Final Standings                        

Fairmont Martins 13-6*

Lakefield Horned Frogs 13-6*

Windom Pirates 13-6*

Jackson Bulls 10-9

Martin County Foxes 7-12

Heron Lake Lakers 6-13#

Worthington Cubs 6-12#

 

*Fairmont split with Lakefield  and swept Windom, Lakefield split with Windom

Fairmont receive a bye into the Region via best record within the First Nite League

Martins 10-2

Horned Frogs 9-3

Pirates 7-5

# Heron Lake and Worthington  split season series, both were 3-9 in First Nite 

Lakers win tie breaker via least amount of runs allowed head to head 6-9

 

2018 Gopher League Final Standings

Luverne Redbirds 15-4

Hadley Buttermakers 14-5

Milroy Irish 13-6

Pipestone A's 12-6

Adrian A's 5-14

Tracy Engineers 3-16

 Ruthton 2-17


2017 Final Standings

First Nite                      Gopher 

Fairmont Martins 13-5                    Hadley Buttermakers 15-4*

Jackson Bulls 12-7 **                     Pipestone A's 15-4*

Windom Pirates 12-7**                   Luverne Redbirds 14-5

Lakefield Horned Frogs 10-9         Milroy Irish 13-6

Heron Lake Lakers 8-11                 Tracy Express 6-13

Martin County Foxes 6-13              Adrian A's 4-15  

Worthington Cubs 4-14                  Ruthton Royals 2-17

* Buttermakers and A's spilt the season series 1-1, with Hadley having a better record vs Gopher League teams

** Bulls swept the season series 2-0 vs Pirates to earn the #2 seed and a bye to Region Playoffs

League Champs Hadley and Fairmont receive byes to the Region

Jackson also received a bye as Adrian was not eligible for playoff after league rule of 2 games forfeited, 

They forfeited 3 games

 

Region 13C Final 4  

series winners will Advance to State and play series for #1 and #2 seed at state Aug 9, 11/12 and 13

series losers will play  series for #3 seed at State Aug 9, 11/12 and 13

State - Green Isle, Hamburg and Norwood

Aug 18-20, Aug 25-27, Sept 1-4

State Matchups for Region 13C

(16 regions, with 48 teams qualifying for single elim tourney)

13A -First round bye

 Fri Aug 25 at Norwood 5:00

Fairmont Martins vs Winner - Region 10B - Crookston Reds (2nd seed)

                                                  Region 12C - Buffalo Bulldogs (3rd seed)

 

13B - Sun Aug 20 at Hamburg 5:00

Milroy Irish vs Henderson Tigers (Region 6C) 3rd seed

 

13C - Sat Aug 19 at Norwood 4:00

Hadley Buttermakers vs Cannon Falls Bears (Region 4B) 2nd seed

 

Draft Picks

2nd round 

Fairmont - Collin Lovell, Windom Pirates

Milroy - Derek Shoen, Martin County Foxes

Hadley - Skyler Wenninger, Luverne Redbirds

 

3rd round

Fairmont - Joey Fitzgerald, Martin County Foxes

Milroy - Bryce Christopher, Lakefield Horned Frogs

Hadley - Sam Huska, Windom Pirates

                                                                                                           

Draftees - 1st round

HADLEY - Lucas Henning, Worthington Cubs

FAIRMONT - Brandan Alfson, Pipestone A's 

MILROY - Ryan Rasche, Jackson Bulls

WINDOM - Derek Shoen,  Martin County Foxes 

 Draft pitchers(can not bat) - Pipestone, Luverne, Jackson, Lakefield, Heron Lake, Worthington                         

                                                 Martin County, Tracy and Ruthton - (Adrian pitchers are not eligible to be drafted)

 

#3 Fairmont Martins  vs  #5 Milroy Irish  - Winner is #1 seed, Loser is #2 seed

Game 1 (wed rained out)

             Thurs Aug 10 at Herb Wolf Field, Fairmont 7:30   

             FAIRMONT 10 MILROY 0 (7 inn) Martins lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri Aug 11 at Irish Yard, 7:30

            FAIRMONT 2 MILROY 1, Draftee from Pipestone A's Brandan Alfson pitches CG

           Martins win series 2-0, clinch #1 seed, 1st Rd bye - 1st and 4th draft picks

            State - Fri Aug 25 at Norwood 5:00 vs 10B/12C winner (see above opponent)

 Milroy Irish earn #2 seed, 2nd and 5th draft picks

           State - Sun Aug 20 at Hamburg 5:00 vs Henderson Tigers (Region 6C) 3rd place

 

 #1 Hadley Buttermakers vs #7 Windom Pirates  - Winner is #3 seed, Loser is eliminated 

Game 1 Wed Aug 9 at Island Park, Windom  7:30

            Hadley 6 Windom 1, Buttermakers lead series 1-0

                                         Draftee Lucas Henning, Worthington Cubs CG W, 17 K

Game 2 Sat Aug12 at Laurie Mahon Field, Hadley 2:00

                      Windom 13 Hadley 3 (7 inn) Collin Lovell pitches CG,  Sam Huska 2 run HR

                      Pirates  even series 1-1 

Game 3 Sun Aug 13 at Laurie Mahon Field, Hadley 2:00

                      Hadley 4 Windom 0, Buttermakers Advanced to State, Pirates eliminated

                    Luke Dooger,  Win, 7inn, Lucas Henning, S 2inn Blake Roger solo HR

                           Nick Bruning, 3 run double    Pirates Luke Gilbertson - 2 hits

                    Buttermaker get 3rd and 6th Draft picks

          State - Sat Aug 19 at Norwood, 5:00 vs Cannon Falls Bears (4B)

                    

#1 Hadley Buttermakers vs #5 Milroy Irish 

Game 1 Wed, Aug 2 at Irish Yard, 7:30

                IRISH WIN 1-0, lead series 1-0, Cody Mather CG shutout

Game 2 Sat, Aug 5 at Laurie Mahon Field, Hadley, 2:00

               IRISH WIN 5-4 (12 inn) win series 2-0, clinch State Berth

Game 3 

#3 Fairmont Martins vs #7 Windom Pirates

Game 1 Wed, Aug 2 at Herb Wolf Field, Fairmont, 7:30

               MARTINS WIN 5-4, lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri, Aug 4 at Island Park, Windom, 7:30

              MARTINS WIN 2-1, WIN SERIES 2-0, CLINCH STATE BERTH, will host game 1 of best of 3 Series Wednesday Aug 9th, 7:30 vs Hadley or Milroy for #1 and #2 seed from Region 13C

 

Region 13C Playoffs Best of 3 Series

#1 Hadley Buttermakers vs #8 Lakefield Horned Frogs

Game 1 Wed, July 26 at Lakefield, 7:30

             Hadley 7 Lakefield 6 - Buttermakers lead series 1-0

Game 2 Sat, July 29 at Hadley, 2:00

             Hadley 3 Lakefield 1 - Buttermakers win series 2-0

                                            advance to Final 4, get 1st draft pick from teams eliminated

#4 Luverne Redbirds vs #5 Milroy Irish

Game 1 Wed, July 26 at Redbird Field in Luverne, 7:30

                     Luverne 10 Milroy 4 - Redbirds lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri, July 28 at Irish Yard (Rural Milroy, 16 miles north of Walnut Grove) 7:30

                     Milroy 9 Luverne 8 - series tied 1-1

Game 3 Sun July 30 at Redbird Field in Luverne, 6:00

                     Milroy 6 Luverne 5 - Irish score 4 runs in the 9th, win series 2-1

                                               advancing to the Final 4, get 3rd draft pick from teams eliminated

#2 Pipestone A's vs #7 Windom Pirates7 Windom Pirates

Game 1 Wed, July 26 at A's Field in Pipestone, 7:30

                       Windom 4 Pipestone 1 (10 inn) - Pirates lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri, July 28 at Island Park in Windom, 7:30

                      Pipestone 9 Windom 1 - series tied 1-1, Brandan Alfson 15 K's for Pipestone

Game 3 Sun July 30 at A's Field in Pipestone, 2:00

                      Windom 2 Pipestone 1 - Pirates win series 2-1

                                                  advance to Final 4, get 4th draft pick from teams eliminated

#3 Fairmont Martins vs #6 Jackson Bulls

Game 1 Wed, July 26 at Herb Wolf Field in Fairmont, 7:30

                  Fairmont 5 Jackson 1 - Martins lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri, July 28 at Wacker Field in Jackson, 7:30

                   Jackson 4 Fairmont 2 - series tied 1-1

Game 3 Sun, July 30 at Herb Wolf Field in Fairmont, 2:00

                   Fairmont 3 Jackson 0 - Martins win series 2-1

                                                 advance to final 4, get 2nd draft pick from teams eliminated 

 

League Playoffs

Best of 3 Series 

#2 Pipestone A's vs #7 FN Worthington Cubs

Game 1 thurs July 20 at Pipestone, 7:30

                             Pipestone 11 Worthington 0,  A' lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri July 21 at Worthington 7:30

                             Pipestone 3 Worthington 2 (13 inn), A's win series 2-0

#3 G Luverne Redbirds vs #6 FN Martin County Foxes 

Game 1 wed July 19 at Luverne 7:30

                             Luverne 13 Martin County 3,  Redbirds lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri at Truman, 7:30

                              Luverne 10 Martin County 6, Redbirds win series 2-0

#4 G Milroy Irish vs #5 FN Heron Lake Lakers

Game 1 wed July 19 at Irish Yard, 7:30

                             Milroy 10 Heron Lake 4, Irish lead series 1-0

Game 2 Sat July 22 at Heron Lake, 2:00

                             Milroy 5 Heron Lake 3, Irish win series 2-0

#3 FN Windom Pirates vs #6 G Ruthton Royals

Game 1 thurs July 20 at Windom, 7:30

      Windom 13 Ruthton 0, Collin Lovell pitches Perfect Game in 7 inn, 11 K's,  Pirates lead series 1-0

Game 2 Fri July 21 at Ruthton, 7:30

                       Windom 8 Ruthton 4, Pirates win series 2-0

#4 FN Lakefield Horned Frogs vs #5 G Tracy Express 

Game 1 Wed July 19 at Lakefield, 7:30

                       Lakefield 9 Tracy 3, Horned Frogs lead series 1-0

Game 2 Sat July 22 at Tracy, 2:00

                       Lakefield 9 Tracy 4, Horned Frogs win series 2-0

5 series winners will join Hadley, Fairmont and Jackson in Region 13C

Seeding meeting Mon July 24

Teams seeded 1-8, NO draft

Best of 3 Series 1 vs 8, 2 vs 7, 3 vs 6, 4 vs 5

4 series winners will then draft 1 pitcher(can not bat) from 9 teams eliminated

Final 4 will play another Best of 3 Series 

1 vs 8 winner vs 4 vs 5 winner

2 vs 7 winner vs 3 vs 6 winner

Winners of series will advance to State and then play a best of 3 Series for seeding at State

Losers will play a best of 3 Series, with winner advancing to State as the #3 seed out of Region 13C 

3 teams will them draft 2 more pitchers from 10 teams eliminated, Adrian players are not eligible to be drafted

 

 

 

 2016 State Amateur Baseball Tourney - Hutchinson and Dassel

Region Champ Hadley Buttermakers gets a first round bye

13C  #1 seed  Sat Aug 27th at Hutchinson 1:30 Hadley vs  Regal Eagles

                                                                               15B  County Line  League    

                                                                                Hadley 12 Regal 1 (7 inn)

Saturday Sept 3 at Hutch 7:30 vs  Buttermaker vs Lastrup Lakers  

                                                                                          (Victory League)Region 8                        

13C #2 seed  Sun Aug 21, at Hutch 5:00 Milroy Irish vs St. Benedict Saints(DRS)

 MILROY 4   ST. BENEDICT 3.                                       REGION. 3 #4 SEED

Matt Lytle from Fairmont pitched 6 innings of shutout ball Irish  

 

Sat Aug 27th Milroy Irish vs New York Mills(Region 14 Champs) at Dassel 7:30

 IRISH 11 NYM  9 (11 inn) foggy 11th inning was tied at 4 when 11th started 

SAT Sept 3 - Hutch, 5:00 - Irish vs Hutchinson(Region 12)North Star League 

 

13C #3 seed  Sat Aug 20, at Brownton  7:30 Worthington Cubs vs Sobieski Ski's

SOBIESKI 8  Worthington  0.                          (Region 8 runner up) Victory League

 

Final Draft Pick

Hadley Buttermaker  -  Codie Zeutenhorst, Luverne Redbirds

Milroy Irish  -  Jordan Lanoue, Tracy Express

Worthington  -  Adam Schmidt, Fairmont Martins

 

Complete draft list from each round

HADLEY

Ross Ackerman, Adrian A'a

Sam Huska, Windom Pirates

Codie Zeutenhorst, Luverne Redbirds 

MILROY

Austin Evans, Pipestone A's 

Matt Lytle, Fairmont Martins 

Jordan Lanoue, Tracy Express 

WORTHINGTON 

Brandan Alfson, Pipestone A's 

Collin Lovell, Windom Pirates 

Adam Schmidt, Fairmont Martins 

 

 Region 13C Finals

Milroy Irish vs Hadley Buttermakers for #1 and #2 seed from Region 13C

Game 1 Wednesday Aug 10, 7:30 at Irish Yard.      Hadley 9 Milroy 3, game suspended in Bot 8th, Milroy.                                                                                  forfeited final 2 innings due to not enough players on lineup card.                                                                                from Wednesday 

Game 2 Saturday Aug 13, 2:00 at Laurie Mahon Field(Hadley) 2:00.  HADLEY 7 MILROY 4, Buttermakers win.                                                                                                                   series 2-0 are are the Regions13C Champs

                                                                                                                  Milroy Irish is the Region 13C runner up

 

Region 13C 3rd place

Worthington Cubs vs Jackson Bulls  winner is #3 seed from Region13C, Loser eliminated

Game 1 Wednesday Aug 10 at Worthington 7:30.      Worthington 4 Jackson 1, Cubs lead series 1-0 

Game 2 Friday Aug 12, 7:30 at Jackson(Wacker Field) 7:30.  Worthington 7 Jackson 4, Cubs win series 2-0.                                                                                                                and clinch the #3 seed from Region 

 FINAL 4  Best of 3 Series 

Draft(only pitchers)

3 teams advance to State Tourney and will get to draft 1 more pitcher after Regions finish on Sunday August 14

Worthington - Collin Lovell, Windom Pirates

Milroy -  Matt Lytle, Fairmont Martins

Hadley -  Sam Huska, Windom Pirates

Jackson  -  Adam Schmidt, Fairmont Martins

1. Worthington Cubs vs 4. Hadley Buttermakers 

Game 1 Wednesday August 3 at Worthington 7:30       Worthington 4 Hadley 1

                                                                                               Cubs lead series 1-0

Game 2 Saturday August 6 at Hadley 2:00.                    Hadley 4 Worthington 1

                                                                                               Buttermakers tie series 1-1

Game 3 Sunday August 7 at Worthington 2:00               Hadley 6 Worthington 3

                                                                                 Buttermakers win series 2-1, Clinch State Berth

3. Milroy Irish vs 7. Jackson Bulls 

Game 1 Wednesday August 3 at Irish Yard  7:30             Milroy 7 Jackson 6 (11 innings)

                                                                                                   Irish lead series 1-0

Game 2 Friday August 5 at Wacker Field  7:30                 Jackson 7 Milroy 5

                                                                                                   Bulls tie series 1-1 

Game 3 Sunday August 7 at Irish Yard 2:00                      Milroy 23 Jackson 17

                                                          Irish win series 2-1 and clinch first ever State Berth

 

Region 13C  Best of 3 Series

Seed                                      Draftee(can only Pitch)

1.Worthington Cubs             Brandan Alfson, Pipestone A's

2. Fairmont Martins             Joey Fitzgerald, Martin County Foxes

3. Milroy Irish                        Austin Evans, Pipestone A's 

4. Hadley Buttermakers      Ross Ackerman, Adrian A's 

5. Windom Pirates                Michael Friese,  Pipestone A's 

6. Lakefield Horned Frogs   Alex Biehn, Martin County Foxes 

7. Jackson Bulls                    Codie Zeutenhorst, Luverne Redbirds 

8. Heron Lake Lakers            Bayley Colemer, Pipestone A's 

Game 1 Wed  July 27,    7:30

Heron Lake at Worthington   Cubs win 4-2, lead series 1-0

Hadley at Windom                   Pirates win 10-6, lead series 1-0 

Jackson at Fairmont.              Bulls win 8-4, lead series 1-0 

Lakefield at Milroy.                 Irish win 5-1, lead series 1-0

Game 2 Friday July 29,    7:30

Fairmont at Jackson        Bulls win 1-0, win series 2-0

Milroy at Lakefield           Irish win 4-2, win series 2-0

Game 2 Saturday July 30,    2:00

Worthington at Heron Lake.     Cubs win 8-3, win series 2-0

Windom at Hadley                     Buttermakers win 6-4, series tied 1-1 

Game 3 (if necessary) Sunday July 31,   2:00

Windom at Hadley.                  Hadley 10 Windom 7, Buttermakers win series 2-1

 

 

First Nite/Gopher League Playoffs

Best of 3 Series

Game 1 Wed July 20, 7:30

7G Ruthton at 2FN Fairmont Fairmont 13 Ruthton 0, Martins lead series 1-0

6G Tracy at 3FN Windom Windom 10 Tracy 0, Pirates lead series 1-0

5G Adrian at 4FN Lakefield Lakefield 10 Adrian 9, Horned Frogs lead series 1-0

5FN Jackson at 4G Pipestone Jackson 4 Pipestone 0, Bulls lead series 1-0

6FN Heron Lake at 3G Luverne Heron Lake 14 Luverne 13, Lakers lead series 1-0

2G Hadley at 7FN Martin County Hadley 6 Martin County 1, Buttermakers lead series 1-0

 

Game 2 Fri July 22, 7:30

Fairmont at Ruthton Fairmont 15 Ruthton 3, Martins win series 2-0

Lakefield at Adrian Adrian 7 Lakefield 4, series tied 1-1

Pipestone at Jackson Jackson 12 Pipestone 2, Bulls win series 2-0

 

Game 2 Sat July 23, 2:00

Windom at Tracy Windom 6 Tracy 0, Pirates win series 2-0 

Luverne at Heron Lake Heron Lake 12 Luverne 2, Lakers win series 2-0 

Martin County at Hadley Hadley 9-0 via forfeit by Martin County Foxes,  Buttermakers win series 2-0 

 

Game 3 Sun July 24, 2:00 (if necessary)

Adrian at Lakefield Lakefield 5 Adrian 0, Horned Frogs win series 2-1