Wrangell comes close against Petersburg at Region II
The final showdown of play at the 2013 Region II All-Stars Little League tournament in Wrangell culminated on Thursday night as the home team took on – and came close to beating – perennial rival Petersburg.
For two innings the Wrangell team either led or were tied with their competition from the north, though the team stayed in until the very end, losing only by a 3-1 score in the sixth inning.
Petersburg scored first on a stolen base by Stone Morgan. Dillon Rooney scored the first and only run for Wrangell.
Petersburg Coach Katie Baird recapped the nearly weeklong stretch of baseball...