Lonsdale Legion team drops 2 in District tourney

Lonsdale's Post 586 American Legion baseball team dropped both of its games in the Third District Division II tournament in Lonsdale, falling to Jordan on Saturday and Elysian on Sunday.

Lonsdale gave up six runs in the first inning against Jordan on their way to a 7-2 loss. Matt Rud was the starting pitcher, but had control problems and gave way to Justin Scheffler after only five batters. Scheffler shut down Jordan, allowing only five hits the rest of the way, but the damage was already done.

Lonsdale outhit Jordan 8-6. Rud homered in the second for Lonsdale and had two hits.

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