HS Baseball: Thursday 7-14 Recap And Friday 7-15 Preview

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director:

Class 1A High School Baseball District Semifinal’s took place last night around the state. Both KMCH area teams advanced  with convincing victories, Sports Director Jon Swisher has the details:

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Ed-Co improved their record to 19-12, the first winning season for the program since 2011 and the District Final will be their first since 2008.

Tonight around the state, Class 3A and 4A teams open postseason play.

In 3A-

The 23-13 West Delaware Hawks host a doubleheader at Exide Field. In game one, Independence at 16-23 will go up against 26-14 Dubuque Wahlert at 5pm. In the nightcap, the Hawks entertain 18-13 Oelwein. We’ll have all the coverage from Manchester live on KMCH and KMCH.com with Sports Director Jon Swisher and Bill Logan.

In 4A-

25-12 Western Dubuque will host 18-21 Iowa City High in Farley at 7pm.

Last Night’s Scores(all included in Audio Recap):

Alburnett 3 Bellevue Marquette 0
Edgewood-Colesburg 19 Lansing Kee 0 (4 Innings)
Jesup 13 , Turkey Valley, Jackson Junction 1 (5 Innings)
Lisbon 14 , H-L-V, Victor 4 (5 Innings)
North Linn 13 , Iowa Valley, Marengo 1 (5 Innings)