Amateur Baseball

Just 13, Trapani turning heads on baseball diamond

If you haven’t heard the name Vince Trapani yet, you’re likely to in the near future.

7 months ago
Hermann takes home Cavaliers' MVP award

After batting .411 and leading the team with 40 RBIs, Tyler Hermann was named the winner of the Eau Claire Cavliers’ Richard O’Brien Memorial Most Valuable Player

7 months ago
Sparta tops Osseo in WBA final

Ryan Freitag hit a game-tying home run in the bottom of the seventh inning, but Dustin Warner’s sacrifice fly in the top of the eighth proved to be the difference in

7 months ago
Wolves advance to WBA semifinals

Alex Byom threw a three-hit shutout and the Whitehall Wolves did all of their scoring in the final two innings to beat the Chaseburg-Coon Valley Blues 4-0 in the WBA

7 months ago
Babe Ruth team falls in semis

Cade Osborn hit an RBI sacrifice fly, but the Eau Claire 15U Babe Ruth team lost to Atlantic Shore of New Jersey 5-1 in the semifinals of the Babe Ruth World Series on Friday

7 months ago
15U Babe Ruth team wins on walk-off hit

Isaac Pape drilled a two-run single in the bottom of the seventh as the Eau Claire 15U Babe Ruth team knocked off Lynn, Mass., in the quarterfinals of the World Series

7 months ago
Legion baseball season review: Summer ends with bronze, again

Adam LaRock and Tanner Halvorson were the major award winners for Eau Claire Pizza Hut Post 53 American Legion baseball team during its 29-8 season.

7 months ago
Eau Claire 15U Babe Ruth team wins again at World Series

The Eau Claire 15U Babe Ruth team knocked off Bismarck, N.D., 6-1 on Tuesday night at the World Series tournament in Williston, N.D. 

7 months ago
WBA playoffs: Freitag hits walk-off homer

Ryan Freitag hit a two-out, three-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Osseo Merchants an 11-9 win over the Twin Ports North Stars in a WBA playoff game

7 months ago
Babe Ruth teams win at World Series

Both the Eau Claire 13U and 15U Babe Ruth teams won their games at their separate World Series Tournaments Saturday.

7 months ago
Bears, Merchants advance in WBA playoffs

Mitch DeGrasse struck out 17 in a complete-game shutout to lead the Eau Claire Bears to a 4-0 win over the Merrill Rangers on Saturday in Sparta in the first round of the

7 months ago
Cavaliers fall in 12 innings in WBA playoffs

Tom Mewhorter, Jordan Wilson and Caleb Hurt all had three hits for the Eau Claire Cavaliers, who lost 9-6 to the La Crescent Cardinals in 12 innings in the first round of the

7 months ago
Merchants knock off Cavaliers

Sam Neville drove in four runs and the Osseo Merchants beat the Eau Claire Cavaliers 13-3 in nonleague baseball action Tuesday night at Carson Park.

7 months ago
Cavaliers win Independent League tournament

Zach Gilles and Tom Mewhorter each drove in two runs as the Eau Claire Cavaliers claimed the Independent League tournament championship with an 11-1 win over the Haugen

7 months ago
Merchants win CRBL title

Jake Peterson pitched a complete game, allowing just three hits and striking out 10 as the Osseo Merchants beat the Eau Claire Bears 4-0 Saturday at Merchants Park to claim

7 months ago