American Legion Baseball

Post 2 Win State Title For Sixth Time In 9 Years

Post 2 defeated West Fargo, 5-4 in Bismarck in the North Dakota State Championship

BISMARCK, ND – Dynasties are difficult to come by yet Fargo Post 2 continued to build onto their’s Saturday afternoon in Bismarck at the State Championship when they defeated the West Fargo Patriots 5-4. It’s their 28th in program history. Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion Baseball, Fargo Post 2, Post 2 Baseball, State Champions

Post 2 Mounts Comeback To Win In Extras

Fargo rallied to tie in the 9th and walked it off in the 10th against the Moorhead Blues

FARGO, ND – Despite trailing most of the game, Fargo Post 2 scored when it mattered most. Behind a 9th inning rally, the red and white evened up the game at 5 apiece before walking it off in the 10th, winning 6-5 over their cross river rivals, the Moorhead Blues. Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion Baseball, Blues Baseball,…

West Fargo Patriots Beat Moorhead Blues in Pitching Gem

Despite a scoreless first few innings, the Patriots offense got going mid-game lifting them to victory

WEST FARGO, N.D. – Both Dustin Mertz (West Fargo) and Ryan Luthi (Moorhead) had little to no trouble pitching through the first few innings Wednesday night at Young Field. In what was shaping up to be a lasting pitching duel, the Patriots produced some offense late to come out on top, 3-0. The Patriots are back in action on Friday…

Legion Roundup: Post2, West Fargo, Post400, And Moorhead Win

All local legion teams in action on Saturday morning and afternoon came out victorious

FARGO, ND – Four local legion teams competing in the “Jim Petterson Invitational” came away wins. Post2 5, Rogers, 0 West Fargo, 6 Watertown, 0 Post400, 6 Chanhassen, 5 Moorhead, 7 Rogers, 4 Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion, American Legion Baseball, Blues Baseball, Fargo Post 400, Fargo Post 400 Stars, Fargo Post2, Moorhead Blues, Post 2 Baseball, West…

Hage On Gatorade POY: “It was something I always wanted to have”

Fargo Davies' Cole Hage ended his high school career by winning an award he set his sights on

FARGO, ND – A few days ago, Fargo Davies’ Cole Hage took home the Gatorade North Dakota baseball Player of The Year award becoming the first eagle to win the award in school history. It’s no surprise when you look at his numbers. Last year with the Eagles, Hage set a school record with a .491 average to go along…

Minnesota American Legion Season Canceled

The decision was made due to Covid-19 a month after the executive committee held out hope for the season

ST. PAUL — The American Legion Department of Minnesota Executive Committee, Minnesota American Legion Baseball Committee and Minnesota American Legion Commander Mark Dvorak have cancelled the 2020 season out of concerns for safety of players, coaches, umpires, fans and volunteers during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Safety has always been important in American Legion Baseball,” said Director of Minnesota American Legion Baseball…

Post 2 Coach Gunnar Linstaedt Reflects On The Life of Jim Pettersen

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FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo-Moorhead community continues to mourn the loss of Post 2 vice chairman Jim Pettersen who lost his battle with COVID-19 in Arizona on Wednesday night. When Jim took over the club in 2005, Post 2 had not won a state title for almost 10 years. Under his watch, the team won six state titles all leading…

Fargo Post 2 “Optimistic” About Season; Lay Out How Shortened Season Could Look

Board Chairman Corey Peterson talks optimism toward Legion Baseball season

FARGO, N.D. — The North Dakota Legionnares Committee made the decision late Thursday to cancel the upcoming summer baseball season. That decision was met with backlash from clubs all over the state causing the association to go back on their original plan and wait until April 20th to make an official one. One of the biggest advocates for reconsideration of…