Thursday, August 1, 2013

Game 8 -- Viroqua v. Waupun



Viroqua plays Wisconsin Dells 8 pm Fri
Waupun plays Chilton 5 pm Fri.

Scorecard (PDF)
Game Stats (XLS)

Game recap
Viroqua remains undefeated in the State Legion Tournament with ba 6-1 victory over Waupun Thursday night.

Viroqua took an early 2-0 over Waupun with a bases-loaded walk in the first inning and a lead off solo home run by Tyler Trautsch in the top of the third.

Viroqua extended its lead to 3-0 with a run in the top of the sixth, and in the seventh a three-run home run by Mason Joholski made it 6-1 before lightning and rain delayed the game for about 40 minutes, then for about 8 minutes.

Play resumed in the top of the seventh after the second rain delay, and in the bottom of the seventh, Viroqua, with Trautsch on the mound in relief of Mitch Stalsberg, shut down Waupun.

Mitch Stalsberg, pitching the first six innings of the game, picked up the pitching win. Stalsberg gave up one run, strikiing out 10 and walking two.

At the plate, Trautsch was 3-for-3 with a home run and an RBI, and Dave Crandell was 2-for-3.
Viroqua will play Wisconsin Dells at 8 p.m. Saturday night.

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Game 8 of the 2013 Wisconsin Class A American Legion Baseball State Tournament in Viroqua starts at 8 pm Thurs. Aug. 1 featuring Waupun (20-9) versus Viroqua (37-11). WAUPUN 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