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Alexandria baseball

April 24, 2018
Alexandria junior Luke Levasseur throws during the fifth inning of Tuesday's 3-0 win over Willmar at Knute Nelson Ballpark. Levasseur threw three scoreless frames in his first appearance on the mound in a varsity game. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Baseball: Cardinals nearly no-hit Willmar in long-awaited opener
April 24, 2018 - 9:59pm
April 11, 2018
The Alexandria baseball team tosses snow away from the wall behind home plate on April 6 in an attempt to speed up the melting process by moving the snow to the outfield where the sun reaches it throughout much more of the day. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Making the best of a bad situation
April 11, 2018 - 5:47am
April 7, 2018
Alexandria's Mitchell Toivonen slides safely into home during a state tournament game against Hibbing on June 16, 2017. Toivonen is back as one of eight seniors for the Cardinals baseball team this spring. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Baseball: Alexandria likes its talent on an inexperienced team
April 7, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 30, 2018
Alexandria baseball coach Jake Munsch motions his team together during the state tournament game against St. Thomas Academy on June 15, 2017. Munsch guided the Cardinals to their first state tournament in more than 40 years ago and now is tasked with trying to get a lot of new faces to varsity to reach a similar level this spring. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Baseball: Cardinals are looking for a repeat
March 30, 2018 - 5:47am
December 8, 2017
Alexandria's Carter Stockert releases a pitch against St. Thomas Academy at the state tournament on June 15, 2017. Stockert recently committed to play Division-I baseball with NDSU. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
NDSU baseball grabs another local player as Stockert commits
December 8, 2017 - 6:41am
Alexandria seniors Justin Balcome (left) and Brock Anderson signed at Northern State University to play basketball and North Dakota State University to play baseball, respectively, during Wednesday's first day of the national signing period. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Signing day: Balcome, Anderson ink to college programs
November 8, 2017 - 2:32pm
July 25, 2017
Alexandria junior Brock Anderson throws in the first inning of the state tournament game against Hibbing on June 16. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
July 25, 2017 - 1:11pm
June 30, 2017
Alexandria junior Brock Anderson throws in the first inning of the state tournament game against Hibbing on June 16. Anderson was named the Cardinals' MVP this season after leading Alexandria in many offensive categories. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Baseball: Cards awarded for historic season
June 30, 2017 - 7:17am
June 25, 2017
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
June 25, 2017 - 3:17pm
June 16, 2017
Alexandria senior Connor Busse (left) and the rest of the Cardinals' dugout looks on in disbelief after Hibbing rallied to tie the game and eventually win it with a five-run seventh inning on Friday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
State baseball: Hibbing, Marshall both stun Cards with walk-offs as Alexandria finishes fourth in Class AAA
June 16, 2017 - 9:38pm
June 15, 2017
Alexandria senior Connor Busse braces himself to be mobbed by his teammates after crossing home plate in a three-run second inning at Siebert Field in the Class AAA state opener against St. Thomas Academy on Thursday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
State baseball: Cardinals dominate Cadets in state opener
June 15, 2017 - 10:22pm
June 14, 2017
Alexandria's Reed Larson (12) gets congratulated by fellow senior Brady Burgau after Larson hit a home run in the section championship game on June 7. Larson, Burgau and their Alexandria teammates will open the state tournament against St. Thomas Academy Thursday at 5:30 p.m. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Cards ready to test themselves against the best
June 14, 2017 - 6:00am
June 10, 2017
Panthers first seed, Cardinals third in the state baseball brackets
June 10, 2017 - 1:26pm
June 7, 2017
Alexandria's Brock Anderson (top) is the last to join the celebration as he jumps onto the pile near home  plate after the Cardinals won their first section championship since 1975 with a 15-6 win over Bemidji on Wednesday.  (Eric Morken | Echo Press)play button
The wait is over: Cards punch first ticket to state since 1975 (W/video)
June 7, 2017 - 4:33pm
June 1, 2017
Alexandria senior Blake Anderson celebrates with his teammates after hitting a home run Thursday during a Section 8-3A playoff game against Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
8AAA Baseball: Alexandria sits in section driver's seat after blowout at Bemidji
June 1, 2017 - 10:48pm