Post #1 relegated to loser bracket at Region 3 tourney by Jim Prosser The third game in the Region 3B tournament had Vermillion facing Lennox in the winners bracket.
Kevin Bleil started and pitched 5 2/3 innings, giving up eight runs (two unearned), on seven hits while registering seven strike outs and walking five before being relieved by Dan Holoch.
He gave up a run on three hits with two Ks. Ben Oberle finished the game with two runs on one hit and an error charged against him in the final two innings.
Line scores: Lennox � 11 runs, 11 hits, 2 errors, 8 lob; Vermillion � 4 runs, 8 hits, 5 errors, 12 lob.
Winning pitcher was Justin Burma; losing pitcher � Kevin Bleil.
Drew Lawerene was the leading batsman going 3 � 4 with one run and one RBI. The rest of the team offense had one run each by Eric Rickord, Jeff Gilbertson and Jared Burcham; and RBIs credited to B.J. Campbell and Kyle Mollet.
The loss sent Post #1 to the loser�s bracket with a rematch against Dakota Valley on Tuesday, July 23.