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Wabasha-Kellogg wins state tournament opener

Post-Bulletin, Rochester MN

CHASKA — Wabasha-Kellogg advanced to the semifinals of the state Class A high school baseball tournament today with a 10-2 win over Chisholm in the quarterfinals.

Matt Sandstrom pitched a complete game five-hitter with five strikeouts and one walk. He faced the minimum 12 hitters over the first four innings. He is now 10-2 for the season.

The Falcons (23-6) had six hits in the first inning en route to scoring five runs. A two-run single by Chris Sill was followed by a two-run double by Ben Edelbach. In the second inning, Sill added a two-run double that put W-K ahead 7-0.

Chisholm drops to 17-4.

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W-K plays at 3 p.m. today in the semifinals.

Two years ago the Falcons finished fifth in the state tournament.

W-K 521 010 1 — 10 13 1

Chisholm 000 010 1 — 2 5 1

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