Muskies qualify for state

New Market broke a 2-2 tie with three runs in the seventh inning and Nate Rost pitched a complete game with 11 hits and seven strikeouts to defeat St. Patrick 5-2 in Prior Lake Friday, Aug. 4. The win gives the Muskies a berth in the State Class C Tournament. 

Faribault defeated Shakopee 16-5 in the other elimination game Friday. 

New Market will play at Faribault at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, in a seeding game in the Region 3C playoffs. The loser is the No. 4 seed from the region at the state tournament. 

 

Region 3C playoffs

Results Friday, Aug. 4

New Market 5, St. Patrick 2 (New Market to state, St. Patrick eliminated)

Faribault 16, Shakopee 5 (Faribault to state, Shakopee eliminated

 

Games Sunday, Aug. 6

Union Hill vs. New Prague at St. Patrick, 2 p.m.

New Market at Faribault, 2 p.m. (loser is Region 3C No. 4 seed at state)