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Zach Etter fell one home run short of hitting for the cycle in a 3-5 performance. He scored twice, stole a base and knocked in a run. Photo courtesy CJ Siewert/Minnesota Baseball Association

State C Amateur Baseball Tournament: Snurdbirds advance, Blazers lose


SAINT CLOUD -- The field of baseball teams was trimmed to 32 over the weekend at the State Class C Tournament leaving three of the four regional teams alive.

Fergus Falls and Detroit Lakes earned byes by winning their respective Region tournaments, while Bertha and Midway battled in first round games.

The Midway Snurdbirds were the final game scheduled of the opening weekend of play and advanced with a 5-1 victory over Shakopee.

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Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
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