LakerLegion Done in Sub Districts, ‘Cats Go Deep Into Region 3C With State Bid On The Line, Jays Playoffs With Vic.

By PLB Admin

PL Legion Dropped

The PL Laker Legion “Wizards” completed their season in Sub District 6 Playoffs dropping to Lakeville North in the losers bracket of the double elimination tournament. Lakeville North advanced through East Ridge to take the title and advance. Congratulations & THANKS to Coach Josh Threlkeld & Assistant Junior Wilfahrt on a great Summer. Follow the State Legion Playoffs below.

SubDistrict 6 Bracket

MN State American Legion Tourney Page


Jack Schmidt (file photo)

Mudcats Advance Sweeping New Prague, Get Clipped by Faribault.

The PL Mudcats won 7-3 and 14-5 to advance to the 2014 Region 3C Final 6. Ben Morrison won the deciding game on the hill while Jake Schmidt was the winning pitcher in Game 1 of the best of 3. The ‘Cats opponent, Faribault, won its series over Lonsdale by identical 5-1 scores in 2 games. The ‘Cats took a 3-0 lead deep into the game but were unable to hold on losing 4-3 at Faribault Bell Field. The Lakers went on to topple top seeded New Market. The Mudcats now face the St Benedict Saints for the final slot in MBA Class C Tournament. WINNER GOES ON, LOSER GOES HOME. Veterans Field of Memorial Park in PL with a 1st pitch game time of 8PM is the place to be. The ‘Cats were swept in the regular season 6-2 6/27 & 7-3 on 5/4.

In the Region 3C Final 6 Tournament, 4 teams will advance to the 2014 Class B & C State Tournament hosted by Jordan, Belle Plaine & LeSeuer.

Complete Game 2 recap and Region 3C Schedule

MBA Region 3C Page

REGION 3C Bracket

THE GAME AT FARIBAULT was streamed LIVE by Voiceman Dick Carlson:


Presented by the PL Mudcats. Special THANKS to: Village Liquor, Balloon Ascensions Unlimited and Dohertys Tavern.


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Jays 2-4 in recent Section 3B Action, Playoff Starts 8/8

The PL Jays ran to the wire for a tight Section 3B race. The Jays dropped then #1 ranked Victoria 4-3 and Chaska 5-0 at home before losing at Shakopee 13-7 and at Chaska Vets Park 3-2 after leading 2-1 into the bottom of the last. The Jays remaining regular season will determine it’s slot for the best of 5 playoffs of Section 3B with games at Victoria Friday 730PM (lost 14-1 in 7) and HOSTING Shakopee Sunday 600PM (lost 6-0). The Jays finished as #4 seed and will square with #1 Victoria in a best of 5 Series starting 8/8. The Vics swept the Jays in 3 games last season and won the regular season 3 game series 2-1.

River Valley League (standings/League Results)

Section 3B Baseball 2014-Poster (Complete 2014 Section 3B Playoff Schedule)

1968 PL JAYS-State Tournament Team


The Jays will be inviting team Alumni & fans from all eras to their Sunday 8/3 Regular Season finale which will also recognize the 2009 PL Jays Class B Runner Up team. Former players are requested to RSVP to info@ for passes and concession vouchers for the game. There will also be concession specials & prize drawings to celebrate the 2014 season for fans as well proceeds from the day will support the Wounded Warrior Project as well Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Minnesota. The game will feature the 2014 PL Jays HOSTING the Shakopee Indians in River Valley League/Section 3B play at 600PM. It will follow a 3PM PL Mariner V Shakopee Chief game (35ers).

Alumni players or Board Members should email info@ for passes/vouchers.