Junior pitcher Drew Gilbert struck out 15 batters to help Stillwater capture a state title on Monday.
As it turns out, the fifth time is, in fact, the charm. At least that’s how Mahtomedi will remember the saying after capturing its first Class 3A baseball state championship with a 5-1 win over Rocori on Saturday night at Target Field.
No. 2 seed Maple Lake (25-2) concluded its 2018 season on a 17-game win streak with an 8-4 win over No. 1 Marshall School, Duluth (23-5) in the MSHSL Class AA Baseball Tournament championship game at Target Field on Saturday evening.
The Heritage Christian Academy baseball team saved its best for last, beating Sleepy Eye 8-0 in the Class A championship.