Shakopee Legion

The Shakopee American Legion baseball team went 5-0 in pool play in the annual Gopher Classic in Mankato July 8-10, scoring 49 runs in the five games, while hitting 21 doubles and posting a .349 team batting average.

The Shakopee American Legion baseball team made a strong run in the annual Gopher Classic.

Shakopee went 5-0 in pool play down in Mankato July 8-10, advancing to the round of 16 in the 96-team field before being eliminated with a 14-12 loss to Woodbury July 11 at Red Haddox Field in Bloomington.

Tom Schardin covers sports for Savage and Prior Lake. He is dependable, sarcastic and always joking around. Tom enjoys running and swimming and is often busy coaching his two kids' sports teams.

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