WWWCS fall in region finals
The Washburn-Wilton-Wing-Center-Stanton Cardinals found themselves in a rare situation on Thursday evening. The defending Region 8 champions were playing another team from last year’s state tournament field for a spot in the state championship. The Cardinals battled to the championship the hard way, winning two games on the same day but came up short in the final battle.
The Cardinals battled their way to the championship game with two wins only need one more to return to state. First they defeated Hettinger-Scranton-New England 3-2. HSNE started Kai Erickson at pitcher and only allowed two runs in the first six innings of play.