Natives Energized By Chaska Battery, Take B Title 5-1 Over Jays

The Shakopee Indians defeated the Prior Lake Jays in the 2009 State Class B Championship finale by a score of 5-1.  The game was a complete game win by Chaska Cub Pitcher Ryan Seifert who was also Tournament MVP.  Cub Catcher Justin Johnson was also named to the All Tournament team for his efforts representing the Section and Cubs at the Tournament as draftee catcher for the neighbors to the North.   The win brought the Indians their first State title since 1959. The full boxscore is available here. Check Championship game photos by PLABA Tech Director Justin Braun.  Please send your photos to info@priorlakebaseball.com to help us document the historic season of Prior Lake Jays baseball.

Congrats to Shakopee from the RVL and Section 3 for capturing the 2009 MBA Class B Title. Also THANKS and great job as hosts to River Valley League communities of Gaylord and Arlington as well our opponents and fans of MBA townball!

THANK YOU: From the PL Jays to Draftees: Brad Keenan-Chaska Cubs, Scott Hollingsworth-Jordan Brewers, Mac Zachow-Green Isle Irish for their contributions and leadership in representing their teams and Section 3 as members of our MBA Class B Runner Up team. Also special thanks to the fans & families for supporting the 2009 Jays as well our Volunteers who made our games and season possible.  Al Friedges and his staff at the City Of Prior Lake were again great partners in the continued improvements and care of Veterans Field.

ALL TOURNEY SELECTIONS: Dusty Olynyk, Sam Hoppe, Kyle Zweber, Chris Swiatkiewicz

HOTLINKS: MBA Class B Tournament Statistics, MBA Homepage

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