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Left fielder Kyle Goplerud camped under a fly ball during Thursday's American Legion playoff game against Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale.

Legion sees season end as late rally falls short

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A late rally fell short as the Park Rapids American Legion baseball team saw its season end with a 7-6 playoff loss to Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale Thursday night.


BHV claimed a 7-1 lead by scoring once in the first, three times in the second, once in the fourth and twice in the sixth.

Park Rapids threatened in the second when Kyle Goplerud and Brad Eischens singled and Paul Prenevost was hit by a pitch. But the Legion left the bases loaded.

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