LaMoure wins Section 2 title

LaMoure capped off an unbeaten run through the Section 2 tournament and earned a return trip to state.

LaMoure outscored its opponents 27-4 over three games, including Sunday’s 7-4 win overEdgeley, to advance to the state Class B American Legion tournament in Beulah on Wednesday. LaMoure will meet Crosby in the opening round at 2:30 p.m.

Aaron Stemen got the win in the championship game, striking out 10 and allowing eight hits.

Ben Holen was 2 for 4 with a triple and RBI for the winners. Brett Hample, Ben Watkins, Gaige Dunn and Cole Gentzkow also had two hits each. Dunn doubled twice and had two RBIs.

Taylor Erickson, who was saddled with the loss, had two hits for Edgeley. Corey Toay and Justin Rott were each 2 for 4.