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Senior League Champs advance to regional tourney

By Bill Barrows

The Wabash Senior League All Stars won the Indiana State Championship this week.

They won the District tourney in Fort Wayne earlier and advanced to the State Tourney in Anderson last weekend.

There, Wabash beat Eagledale (Indianapolis) 4-2 in the championship.

The team now plays in the Central Region Tournament in Peru, Ill.,  where itwill play state champions from Kentucky, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Ohio, Michigan and Wisconsin.

The manager of the Wabash 16 and Under All Stars is Jason Truman. He is assisted by Jon Higgins and Shawn Floor.

Team members are Cole Rosen, Jacob Truman, Blake Gribben, Chance Hartman, Nate Drancik, Clayton Floor, Wyatt Davis, Blake Harner, Austin Haynes, Jonah Truman and Trevor Burnsworth.

The winner of the Central Region will advance to Easley, S.C., to the Senior League World Series.

Posted on 2017 Jul 25