Two SCL North teams, St. Martin and Lake Henry, will faceoff in a Region 15C winner's bracket game on Friday night in Farming. Gametime is 8:00pm. Both teams have already qualified for the state tournament.
Farmng hosted two well-played games last weekend. On Friday night, Pat Illies hit a 2-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to lead Elrosa to a 3-2 win over Regal. Both teams faced each other in last year's 15C final. Friday's attendance was announced at 423 spectators.
On Saturday night, Lake Henry defeated Meire Grove 5-2. Farming draftee Brad Mergen entered the game in the fifth inning, and ended up getting the win. Brad pitched five innings giving up one run on two hits. Brad walked three and struck out eight. KASM radio named him Player of the Game. Attendance on Saturday night was 354.
Meire Grove 000 100 100 -- 2 8 2
Lake Henry 101 030 00X -- 5 7 2
This Saturday, New Munich will host two games with state tournament births on the line. At 11:00am, Meire Grove will try and earn their first state tournament birth since 1987 when they take on Regal. At 1:30pm, Elrosa and Richmond will battle for the final state tournament birth from Region 15C.
Come out to Farming and New Munich over the weekend, and see some terrific Region 15C baseball!!