Thursday, August 1, 2013

Game 6 -- Westby v. Altoona

Westby 4
Altoona 0

Altoona is eliminated

Westby will play on Fri. at 2 pm

Scorecard (PDF)
Game Stats (XLS)

Game recap
Westby Legion stays alive in the State Legion Tournament with a 4-0 win over Altoona.\

Westby took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning when Caleb Fernholz singled in Alex Robson. 

Westby got a couple insurance runs in the bottom of the fifth inning and scored its fourth run in the sixth. Altoona went 3 up, 3 down in the top of the seventh, ending the game.

Westby's Tyler Ihrcke picked up the complete game win, pitching all seven innings. Ihrcke struck out eight and walked two.

At the plate, Fernholz was 2-for-3 with 2 RBI. Nick Neely was 2-for-2 with an RBI, and Alex Bluske was 2-for-3 with an RBI.

Westby plays at 2 p.m. Friday.

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Game 6 of the 2013 Wisconsin Class A American Legion Baseball State Tournament in Viroqua starts at 2 pm Thurs Aug. 1 featuring Altoona (12-10) versus Westby (21-10). Westby will be the Home team.

We have several places where you can follow the action online, in addition to enjoying some great days of baseball in person at the Bowl:

-- You can watch the live scoring in either an HTML / mobile version or with a very Graphical view 

-- We're offering a video stream, provided by Vernon Communications.

-- You can follow the results and schedule either on this webpage or using a bracket format (pdf)

-- Our Facebook page is

-- Our Twitter feed is at