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August 5, 2014
Eagles beat Orphans to stay alive in 9C
Tanner Picht led off the bottom of the first with a solo home run and the Morris Eagles never looked back as they went on to beat the Hancock Orphans in Region 9C action on Sunday, Aug. 3 in Rosen. Picht had two hits and Eric Asche hit a two-run homer in the fourth to extend the...
sports / amateur
August 5, 2014 - 8:56am
July 29, 2014
Starbuck eliminates Morris VFW from District 5 tourney
Collin Richards was the hero in the seventh inning for the Starbuck VFW as Post 4582 defeated Morris 4-3 in the elimination game of the District 5 VFW baseball tournament Sunday afternoon at Minnewaska Area. With the game tied at two, Richards lined a two run single into right...
July 29, 2014 - 4:28pm
Morris VFW wins in 10 over NL-S
Morris VFW continued District 5 tourney action on Friday night at Minnewaska Area with a loss to Alexandria. Then on Saturday, in an elimination game, New London-Spicer took Morris to 10 innings before Morris found a way to score and win the game in the bottom of the tenth, advancing...
July 29, 2014 - 4:23pm
July 24, 2014
Little League: Mets top Brewers in extra innings
The Mets won the Morris Little League playoff tournament in come-from-behind fashion having to beat the Brewers twice to take the first place spot in the tournament on Friday, July 18. The No. 2-seeded Brewers were undefeated in postseason play en route to the championship game,...
July 24, 2014 - 2:12pm
July 23, 2014
NL-S upends Morris Legion in District 7 tourney
New London-Spicer avenged an earlier loss to Morris Legion Post 29 to stay alive in the District 7-North Legion baseball tournament and eliminate the Two-Niners, ending their season with a 10-7 record. Morris 2, EV-Watkins 0 Morris shutout Eden Valley-Watkins in the first elimination...
July 23, 2014 - 2:55pm
No. 4-seeded Morris VFW swings past Willmar
Trent Marty’s two-run single in the second inning was the difference in the game as Morris VFW beat Willmar 4-2 in the first round of the District 5 baseball tournament at Chizek Field Tuesday, July 22. Morris VFW Post 5039 scored two runs in the first on two wild pitches then...
July 23, 2014 - 2:14pm
July 18, 2014
Two-Niners fall to No. 1 Osakis
Ky Zimmel stifled Morris with a 14-strikeout two-hitter to propel No. 1-seed Osakis over the Morris 29ers on Thursday. Brady Jergenson had both hits for Morris, a single and a double. Osakis scored in the first and fourth on RBI base hits from Mike Herringhsaw and Jarrett Weisphenning. Morris...
July 18, 2014 - 9:50am
July 17, 2014
Post 29 undefeated in post season
The Morris Legion Post 29 baseball team remains undefeated after two wins in the Division II, District 7 North playoffs. The Two-Niners ended their regular season on Thursday, July 10 in a doubleheader against Hancock in Morris. Then Post 29 played in the Prairie Pioneer Days tournament...
July 17, 2014 - 2:40pm
July 10, 2014
Morris Legion splits with Clinton Sox
Clinton scored two runs in the first and Jordan Bauer tossed a complete game as the Sox won the second game 6-2 to earn a split in the legion baseball doubleheader with the Morris Two-Niners in Chokio Tuesday, July 8. Bauer scattered five hits over six innings. He allowed one earned...
July 10, 2014 - 4:54pm
July 7, 2014
Legion Post 29 trumps Wheaton, again
Morris Legion Post 29 held its own against Wheaton for the second time this season as they trumped the Bandits 5-2 on Thursday, July 3 in Morris. Scoreless through 2.5 innings, Morris jumped on the board first with Noah Grove scoring on a Toby Sayles sacrifice fly to right field....
July 7, 2014 - 5:14pm
Elementary Softball playoffs begin
The Morris Area Community Education-ran eight-team elementary softball program begins its double elimination playoff tournament on Wednesday, July 9 at Wells Park. Check out the 2014 Elementary Softball bracket (See link) for full and updated coverage of the games. Wednesday's...
July 7, 2014 - 2:30pm
July 3, 2014
Two-Niners fall to Glenwood
Morris Legion Post 29 fell to Glenwood on Wednesday, July 2 in Glenwood. Noah Grove hit an RBI double in the third and Morris’ other run came in the seventh when Ethan Stahman hit a flyball to centerfield, allowing Ryan Dietz to score. Dietz led off the frame with a double. Jon...
July 3, 2014 - 2:50pm
July 1, 2014
Two-Niners edge win over WCA
A bases-loaded single to right-center off the bat of Ethan Stahman in the fifth inning allowed Noah Grove and Sean Amundson to score and give Morris Legion Post 29 a 3-1 lead over West Central Area in Kensington on Monday, June 30. The lead held up for Riley Biesterfeld as he struck...
July 1, 2014 - 11:50am
June 30, 2014
Post 29 strikes out in Osakis
Osakis’ Jordan Frederick tossed a one-hitter and struck out 11 to down the Morris Legion Post 29 team. Bryce Jergenson had Morris’ hit, an RBI double in the fifth inning. Jergenson also took the loss on the mound, going five innings and giving up five runs on five hits while...
June 30, 2014 - 12:03pm
June 26, 2014
Heavy at-bats secure Two-Niners win
The Morris Legion Post 29 secured a win over Wheaton with 11 hits and 10 runs on Monday, June 23 after dropping a game to Eden Valley-Watkins last Friday, June 20 in Morris. The Two-Niners traveled to Oaskis on Thursday, June 26, and continue baseball on the road on Monday, June...
June 26, 2014 - 11:07am