Northern Door Wins Regional

Northern Door won the “A” Legion regional tournament with a 10-0 win over Omro in the championship game at the Sevastopol Town Park in Institute on Sunday.  Matt Hecht, who no hit Omro on Friday, dominated them again with a 4-hitter.  The  Chiefs scored 4 runs in the top of the first to take control, then added runs in the 2nd and 6th innings when Cody Giesseman and Nick Kita each hit 2-run home runs.  Northern Door ended the game on the 10 run rule when Austin Gulley hit a 2 run single in the 6th inning.

Omro forced the championship game when they beat the Chiefs 10-6 on Sunday afternoon.  Nick Kita hit a 2 run home run in the loss for Northern Door.

The Chiefs advance to the “A” State Tournament for the 5th year in a row.  Their first game will be against Waupun at 12:30 Wednesday.  The double elimination tournament will be played in Bruce.


Front L-R: Coach Dale Schartner, Austin Gulley, Zach Defere, Griffin Cole, Tyler Hanusa, Cody Giesseman and Coach John Sawyer. Back L-R: Coach Mark Sawyer, Will Gonzalez, Rustom Engineer, Nick Kita, Matt Hecht, Tanner Biwer, Cawley Hubner, Alan Karas & Coach Jay Kita.

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