Tricounty News

Pearl Lake Babe Ruth Baseball team qualifies for State



Pearl Lake finished the year with a 10-0 record for League Play. In playoffs they had a 2-1 record.

District Babe Ruth Playoffs were held this weekend in Avon and Richmond. Pearl Lake finished in second place with a 3-2 District record. Their only losses this year were to Litchfield. The State Tournament starts Thurday Aug. 5, in Fergus Falls. Their first game is Thursday at 3:15 at the Minnesota State Community College field. Pictured from left to right in front row are Jordan Joseph, Sam Andrewsick, Nick Heinen, Hunter Schreifels, Andy Lenzmeier, Luke Merten, draftee Cameron Hunt, draftee Adam Kunkel, and Ben Theisen. In back row are Coach Bob Kunkel, Justin Kunkel, Tanner Mills, Austin Roerick, Tim Konz, Cole Denn, Shayne O'Keefe, Danny Lochen, draftee Justice Keefauver, Coach Gary Linn, and assistant Tom Linn. Not pictured is Coach Gordy Schreifels. Submitted photo.