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Midway has clinched a trip to the state tournament in St. Cloud. The Snurdbirds await a challenger from the elimination bracket for the Sunday's 16C title game at 1:30 p.m. in Perham at Krueger Field. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Region 16C: Midway claims state berth, awaits challenger in Region title game

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PERHAM - Krueger Field is the site of the Region 16C tournament where the Midway Snurdbirds have already earned a trip back to the state tournament.


Midway defeated the Fergus Falls Hurricanes 4-2 and Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs 10-5 to advance to Sunday's title game, which will be played at 1:30 p.m.

Midway was behind 5-4 against the Bluedogs going into the bottom of the eighth inning.

The Snurdbirds fired up a six-run rally to take the lead and the victory.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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