Wausau legion advances to National Regionals; Merrill and Rhinelander also win
By Russ Owens
(WAOW)- The Wausau legion baseball team won its second straight Triple-A state championship on Sunday after a 10-8 victory over La Crosse. Post 10 now advances to national regional play in Spokane, Washington. Regional play begins on Thursday with Wausau playing its first game at 4:30 PT.
In Double-A play, Merrill stayed alive in state tourney play with a 7-6 win over Beaver Dam. Merrill takes the field next on Monday at 5pm against Holmen. Rhinelander topped that Holmen team 7-3 on Sunday night. Rhinelander and Kimberly will now play Monday at 8pm. The winners of those games Monday will meet on Tuesday for the state championship.