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July 26, 2018
Alexandria's Tate Breitkreutz pitches in the first inning of a 10-6 win over Marshall in the outstate zone junior legion playoffs at Knute Nelson Ballpark on July 17. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Junior legion: Alex Black goes 1-2 at state tournament
July 26, 2018 - 11:05am
July 20, 2018
Alexandria Black's Andrew Revering follows through on a pitch during Friday's 7-5 win over East Grand Forks in the Junior Legion Division I Outstate Tournament at Knute Nelson Ballpark. Revering went six-plus innings from the mound and surrendered four runs (three earned) on eight hits while striking out seven. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Junior district tournament: Alex Black tops EGF in 7-5 roller coaster for state berth
July 20, 2018 - 6:50pm
July 18, 2018
Alexandria Black's Andrew Revering (right) looks back at the home plate umpire after a called third strike ended the fourth inning on Wednesday. Perham defeated Alexandria 7-0 in the Junior Legion Division I Outstate Tournament at Knute Nelson Ballpark. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Junior legion tournament: Alex Black loses first bid for state tournament berth
July 18, 2018 - 10:35pm
July 11, 2018
Alexandria Black's Riley Simonson (right) catches an incoming pitch during game one of a doubleheader split with Bemidji at Knute Nelson Ballpark on Wednesday. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Junior legion baseball: Alex Black returns to form to split with Bemidji
July 11, 2018 - 10:29pm
July 8, 2018
Behind a cloud of dust, Alexandria Black's Andrew Revering slides into home for the game-winning run in a 4-3 win over Elk River on Sunday in the Alexandria junior legion baseball tournament at Knute Nelson Ballpark. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Junior legion: Revering, Alex Black walk off with tourney title
July 8, 2018 - 9:31pm
Alexandria Black's Dominic Schmidt looks in for signs from the mound during a 4-1 win over Blaine at Knute Nelson Ballpark on Saturday. Schmidt pitched a complete game, surrendering three hits and striking out three in the win. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Junior legion: Schmidt pitches Alex Black into tourney championship
July 8, 2018 - 12:15am
June 22, 2018
Alexandria Black's Wyatt Snitker takes his secondary lead at first base during a 10-6 loss to Buffalo at Alexandria Area High School on Friday. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Baseball: Alex Black holds its own in legion tourney
June 22, 2018 - 9:44pm
July 26, 2017
Alexandria's Luke Levasseur throws during a game against Fergus Falls from June 27. Levasseur and the Alexandria Blacks Junior Legion team finished the summer season at 19-15 after their state tournament appearance. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
July 26, 2017 - 1:51pm
July 7, 2017
Alexandria pitcher Riley Nelson delivers a pitch during Friday's matchup against New Ulm. In six-plus innings, Nelson allowed seven runs on three hits and struck out three to earn the win. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Junior Legion Tourney: Alex Blacks take first game in pool play
July 7, 2017 - 6:11pm
March 25, 2016
Alexandria's Lee Backhaus (left) and Roger Johnson display their 2015 4A-Classics Division Roy Hobbs World Series Championship rings on Tuesday afternoon. Backhaus and Johnson have played amateur baseball together for 30 years and have fostered a unique pitcher-catcher relationship during that span. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
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