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Morris Area wins first round of play-off action

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The Morris Area baseball team, seeded No. 5, defeated No. 4 Brandon-Evansville 9-2 to take a step forward in the Sub-Section 6A playoffs Tuesday.


The Chargers could not get the Tigers' Chris Boettcher out. The lead-off hitter got on base four times (walk, error, single, and fielder's choice) and scored four runs with four stolen bases along the way.

Nate Gades took care of the rest, pitching six innings for the win.

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