Legion Baseball

Legion Baseball: Grand Forks Shuts Out Moorhead

Blues fall in legion home opener.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Grand Forks Royals shut out the Moorhead Blues 5-0 in the Blues home opener on Tuesday night at Matson Field. Brock Reller hit a solo home run and struck out the side while on the mound for the Royals in the top of the ninth to help Grand Forks to the victory. Caden Triggs had a…

Legion Baseball: Blues Down Mankato in Extra innings

Moorhead faces Stillwater next in legion state tournament.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (Legion Baseball Hub) — The Moorhead Blues prevailed in riveting 12-inning affair with the Mankato Nationals to live another day in the Minnesota American Legion State Tournament at CHS Field in St. Paul, MN. Their persistence resulted in a 5-3 win that was a well played game peppered with plenty of quality pitching and defense to go…

Coach of the Week: West Fargo Legion’s Chris Coste

Coste is in his first year coaching the Patriots

WEST FARGO, N.D. — West Fargo Patriots coach Chris Coste is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Coste has never coached legion baseball before this season, but that’s not to see he is inexperienced. The former World Series champion with the Philadelphia Phillies coaches the Concordia Cobbers’ baseball team. In the video, Coste discusses the differences between coaching high school…

Legion Baseball: Post 2 Sweeps Doubleheader with Minot

B. Bryant three rbi triple helps post 2 to victory.

FARGO, N.D. — Post 2 baseball was back in action on Friday night at Jack Williams Stadium hosting Minot. Fargo defeated Minot 10-0 and 12-2 to sweep a doubleheader. In game one, Ben Bryant went 2-4 with 4 RBI to help Post 2 to victory. In game two, Jimmy Reynolds was 2-2 with 3 RBI in the win. In Minnesota…

Bismarck Outlasts Fargo Post 400 7-5

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 400 dropped a contest to Bismarck 7-5 Tuesday night. Bismarck jumped ahead 4-0 early in the contest before Post 400 fought to make things close. Fargo was hurt by base running with multiple runners thrown out at the plate in the contest. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: bismarck, Fargo Post 400, Legion Baseball,…

Legion Baseball: Post 2 Splits Double Header with Bismarck

Chandler Ibach bases clearing triple helps Post 2 in game one victory.

FARGO, N.D. — Post 2 legion baseball team was back in action on Monday night hosting the Bismarck Governors in a double header. In game one, Post 2 defeated Bismarck 12-2. Chandler Ibach had a bases clearing triple to help Post 2 in the game one victory. In game two, Bismarck did not get a hit until the fifth inning…

Post 2 Retires Jake Laber’s Number, Down Blues

Jake Laber becomes the fifth Post 2 player to have number retired.

FARGO, N.D. —┬áBefore the game, Post 2 took time to honor their late star Jake Laber who died last August. Laber was a staple in the Fargo-Moorhead area, playing baseball for North high school, Post 2, NDSU and then the RedHawks. His number 19 is just the fifth number to be retired by the Post 2 organization. Bill Ibach coached…

Coach of the Week: Post 2’s Luke Rustad

Post 2 is off to a 22-6 start to the season

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 2 coach Luke Rustad is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Behind Rustad, Post 2 has won nine of its last 10 games and is 22-6 on the year. The team is currently in Minneapolis for the Gopher Classic Tournament. Categories: KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion, FARGO, Fargo Post2, Legion Baseball,…

Legion Baseball Roundup: Moorhead, Perham Split Doubleheader

Post 400 falls to Mandan.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Moorhead Blues hosted Perham in legion baseball at Matson field on Thursday evening. Game one was all Blues as they downed Perham 11-1, but Perham got revenge in the second contest winning 8-3. On the North Dakota side of the border Post 400 hosted Mandan. Mandan pulled away from Post 400 with a 13-4 win. Categories:…

Fargo Post 2 Wins Pair of Home Games

Post 2 downs Manitoba and West Fargo on Wednesday

FARGO, N.D. — In its first two games since winning the Fargo-Moorhead Tournament, Fargo Post 2 continued its dominance with a pair of wins on Wednesday. Post 2 took down Manitoba behind an impressive offensive performance to win 11-6. In the second game of the day, West Fargo was the victim. Fargo won that contest 7-5 in come-from-behind fashion. Categories:…