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Legion Baseball: Post 54 holds on for home victory

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Red Wing Post 54 notched another home victory on Thursday, holding off an Inver Grove Heights comeback for an 11-10 win at the Red Wing Athletic Field.

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Down 11-5, Inver Grove Heights tacked on five runs in the top of the seventh inning, and had the game-winning run on second base. But Red Wing's Trey Eckstrom forced a groundout, allowing Post 54 to leave with the victory.

Thate Peterson set the tone on offense for Red Wing, going 2-for-3 with two RBI and a double. Preston Blaney was 2-for-2 with an RBI, and Nick Plein went 1-for-3 with two RBI.

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