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Miesville's Steve Maher sets to throw during Sunday's game against Hastings in Game 1 of the Section 1B playoffs at Jack Ruhr Field in Miesville. Maher pitched a complete game in the Mudhens' 4-3 victory. (Republican Eagle photo by Kyle Stevens)

Amateur Baseball: Miesville holds on to take Game 1

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MIESVILLE – Jack Ruhr Field was under some oppressive heat on Sunday. The public address announcer made repeated mentions to the concession stand – where the standard pleas of buying a hotdog or beer were punctuated by “calls from grandma” reminding everyone to stay hydrated with water.


Hastings, visiting Miesville for the first game of a best-of-three series in the Region 1B playoffs, was similarly searching for something life-sustaining: a base runner.

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Kyle Stevens
Kyle Stevens is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, Kyle worked at the Owatonna People’s Press, as well as KWLM and KLFN in Willmar. You can contact Kyle by phone at (651) 301-7879, via e-mail at, and follow him on Twitter @RE_KStevens.
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