STATE BASEBALL: Carroll Kuemper Cruises past Spirit Lake
Carroll Kuemper is making their 4th straight appearance at the state baseball tournament but still in search of their first state championship. The Knights finished runner-up in 2010, and lost in the semis in 2011 and 2012.
Monday afternoon Kuemper had no trouble with Spirit Lake beating the Indians 5-1. Pitcher Chris Halbur was dominant, throwing a complete game while striking out 10.
Kuemper advances to the semifinals for the 4th straight year, they’ll face 2nd ranked North Polk on Thursday.