Barnesville’s 15U Babe Ruth baseball team claimed the Minnesota 13-15 Intact State Championship this past weekend in thrilling fashion. The tournament was hosted by the Ottertail Central Bulldogs baseball program with games played in Battle Lake, Parkers Prairie and Henning. 16 teams entered the state tournament from 8 different districts and Barnesville would finish the two day Pool Play with a 2-1 record to qualify for the 8 team single elimination tournament on Saturday and Sunday.
The Barnesville 15U baseball team eliminated Ottertail Central on Saturday with a 4-2 eight-inning victory in the Babe Ruth State Tournament.
Second seeded Barnesville claimed the Lakes Region North Babe Ruth District championship this past weekend by defeating the top seed DGF Black team in the championship.