American Legion Post 2

Jack Williams Set To Get Upgrades This Fall

Part of grant from Fargo Park District

FARGO, N.D — Jack Williams Stadium, home of Fargo Post 2 baseball, is getting an upgrade. Thanks to a $15,000 grant from the Fargo park district, “The Jack” will get an entirely new infield including sod and dirt installation. The first base bullpen will get improvements along with portable mounds and better drainage systems to lessen flooding from the Red…

Post 2 Takes the Pete; 12-4 Over Manitoba

Post 2 Takes Pete Championship

FARGO– Fargo Post 2 Baseball took care of business Saturday afternoon taking down the Moorhead Blues 12-9 in extra innings and going on to defeat Manitoba to win “The Pete” Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion, American Legion Baseball, American Legion Post 2, FARGO, Fargo Post 2, Legion Baseball, The Pete

Day 2 Recap: “The Pete” F-M Invitational

Post 2, Moorhead win on day two of F-M Invitational

FARGO, N.D — Fargo Post 2 and Moorhead Blues coming out with a pair of wins on day two of the F-M “Pete” Invitational. Those two wins advance them to the semifinals on Saturday. If Post 2 wins twice, they’ll host the tournament trophy for the fourth consecutive year. Before the action got underway, Post 2 manager Luke Rustad was…

Fargo Post 2 Ready to Host F-M “Pete” Invite After Great Start to the Season

Post 2 riding an 12-game win streak

FARGO, N.D — Fresh off five games in Omaha at the BlueJay Classic during the College World Series, Fargo Post 2 is back at home to play Grand Forks Wednesday then host their annual F-M “Pete” Invitational. Post 2 comes back from that tournament with a 3-2 record. Before that, the team was on a roll riding an an 12-game…

Shanley’s Simon Continues North Dakota-Nebraska Baseball Pipeline

Tommy Simon commits to play in the Big Ten with Nebraska baseball

FARGO, N.D — The North Dakota to Nebraska baseball pipeline continues with Shanley and Post 2 shortstop, Tommy Simon, committing to play for the Huskers as just a sophomore. Simon went to Lincoln in November for a visit and then later was invited back in January for a prospects camp. Two weeks after returning home the coaches offered him a…

Post Honors Late VP Pettersen With Memorial Service At Jack Williams Stadium

Former players, friends, family and members of community in attendance

FARGO, N.D. — With his favorite song, Frank Sinatra’s “My Way” playing over the PA system, NDSU and Fargo Post 2 players past and present along with family, friends and community members gathered at Jack Williams Stadium for a memorial service to honor their late Vice President and coach Jim Pettersen who lost his battle with COVID-19 in April. Under…

Post 2 Honors Late Vice President Pettersen With Tournament This Weekend

F-M Invite Named in his honor

  FARGO, N.D. — To close out the first day of the F-M Invite, post 2 is honoring their late Vice President Jim Pettersen, who lost his battle with COVID-19 this past spring by honoring him before their game against Moorhead. All teams participating also agreed to rename the invite “The Pete” . This weekend’s annual event was always pete’s…

Post 2 Wins Home Opener Against West Fargo

Post 2 won 9-6 in 9 innings

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 2 began Senior Babe Ruth League Play on Wednesday night. Their first game since the Legion World Series in August. Post 2 faced neighboring rival West Fargo and won 9-6 in nine innings. Post 2 scored first and then came back from a deficit in the fourth inning to end back up on top. The…

Coach of the Week: Fargo Post 2 Manager Luke Rustad

Post 2 Manager Luke Rustad Previews Season With KVRR's Nick Couzin

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 2 gets games underway next week in the Senior Babe Ruth League to make up for a lost American Legion season. Coming off their first Legion World Series appearance in 27 years, there’s a lot to look forward to this summer. Post 2 Manager Luke Rustad previews what’s to come with KVRR’s Nick Couzin. Categories:…

Post 2 Entering New Season With “Targets On Their Back”

Post 2 Accepting challenge of new league

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 2 returned to Jack Williams Stadium for practice this week after getting to their first American Legion World Series in 27 years. This season, however, looks a little different as the team gets ready for play in another league. After the national American Legion Committee canceled the usually annual summer league about a month ago,…