Bob Jansen finished his 27-year coaching career last spring with a 283-238 win-loss record for the Columbus prep baseball team, a tenure that include Capitol North Conference titles or runner-up showings in four of his last five years.
WAUPUN — When things got started Sunday at the Division II Central Plains Regional Tournament, the Waupun American Legion Post 210 varsity baseball team was squarely in the running to win the championship.
Waupun starting pitcher Cole Hicken worked a 1-2-3 top of the first inning Thursday in Post 210’s opening game at the American Legion Division II Central Plains Regional Tournament.
By the end of the home run derby that took place Wednesday night at Gus Thompson Field in Waupun, thunder was booming in the distance beyond the outfield wall.
The first-ever Portage summer baseball banquet will be held Aug. 13 and will feature some star power as former Milwaukee Brewers player Larry Hisle and Larry Hisle Jr. will be in attendance as guest speakers.
WESTBY — Hitting wasn’t necessarily a problem for the Waupun American Legion varsity baseball team in its first three games at the Class A state tournament. It just seemed like it was because the Post 210 players thought they were capable of more.
The third time was the charm for the Waupun American Legion Post 210 varsity baseball team Monday night vs. Prairie du Chien Post 68.
Emotions were running high on the second day of the American Legion Class AA state tournament at the Woodside Sports Complex in Mauston on Saturday.
There’s a lot of work to be done yet in order for the Waupun American Legion Post 210 varsity baseball team to repeat as Wisconsin Class A state champions — but things are off to a good start.
MAUSTON — Waterford leadoff hitter David Braun could be heard telling his first base coach, “I didn’t think he had it in him.”
WAUPUN — Waupun Post 210 starting pitcher Vaughn Williston hadn’t pitched since he saw one inning in a one-run loss to Jackson Post 483 last Tuesday.
WAUPUN — The top of the sixth inning in an American Legion Class A regional tournament third-round game between Waupun Post 210 and Horicon Post 157 was one the host team would like to forget.
It wouldn’t have been the end of the world if the Beaver Dam American Legion Post 146 varsity baseball team lost to Allenton Post 483 on Monday afternoon. After all, Beaver Dam had a loss to spare thanks to making it through the winner’s bracket of the double-elimination Class AA regional to…
Twice the Beaver Dam American Legion Post 146 varsity baseball team took the lead. And twice the lead turned back into a tie game.
The second victory at the Wisconsin 16-and-under state tournament for the Beaver Dam American Legion Post 146 junior varsity baseball team came a lot easier than the first.
For a while, it looked like the white-hot run that the Beaver Dam American Legion Post 146 junior varsity baseball team was riding was doomed.
WEST SALEM — Another big inning broke the backs of the Wisconsin Dells Post 187 American legion baseball team.