Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Rayson-Miller Takes 2 Wins to Advance in State Tournament
UTICA — District 7 Champ Rayson-Miller Post 899 won both games Tuesday and advances to Wednesday’s final round against undefeated District 9 Champ Rockland Pirates Post 130 in the New York State American Legion Baseball Championships.
In game 12, Rayson-Miller defeated District 4 Champ Clinton County Mariners Post 1619, 12 to 3; then overcame District 8 Champ Depew Post 1528, 6 to 3, in the nighttime game 13.
The championship round(s) begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday. If Rockland loses, then they will face off one more time at 12:30 p.m. to see who can claim the state championship title.
The tournament takes place at Murnane Field’s Donovan Stadium.