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Merrill legion wins regional titleSubmitted: 07/28/2013
Story By Joe Dufek

MERRILL - The Merrill and Antigo legion baseball teams met for the regional championship.

Winner advances to next week's state tournament.

Antigo needs to win twice to win regionals.

In the bottom of the 1st, Merrill gets on the board first... Ben Anderson had an RBI single to give Merrill a (1-0) lead.

In the Antigo second, Blake Below knocked a grounder to second and turned on the jets to beat out the throw. It allowed a run to score to tie the game.


However, Merrill answered by scoring 10 runs. They're off to state with the 11-2 win.

The state tournament in Kewaunee begins on Friday.

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