LaMoure faces host team in first round of regionals

North Dakota Class B American Legion state baseball champion will open the Division II Midwest Regional Tournament against host Milbank, S.D., at 8 p.m. on Thursday night.

Post 19, which has won two of the past three Class B titles, takes a 27-9 record into the regional tournament after going 4-1 last weekend in Beulah.

Teams from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Nevada and Kansas along with LaMoure and Milbank will be playing in the double-elimination tournament.

LaMoure has been in the last four state championship games and advanced to the state tournament in six of the past seven seasons.