>>The Metro East Bears (Alton, Edwardsville) were eliminated from the Regional tournament over the weekend. The Bears fell to Rockport, Indiana, 6-to-1 on Saturday. Metro East finishes the summer with a mark of 42-and-10.
*Bears @ Great Lakes Regional*
Wed - 8/2 - Bears def. Rockport, IN, 3-0
Thu - 8/3 - Bears def. Danville, IL, 11-8
Fri - 8/4 - Midland, MI def. Bears, 10-2
Sat - 8/5 - Rockport, IN def. Bears, 6-1
>>Midland, MI won the Great Lakes Regional championship. They beat Danville (IL), 13-1 on Sunday in the title game. Midland, MI (40-2) advances to the Legion World Series starting Thursday in Shelby, NC.
>>This year's World Series will include teams from Michigan, Idaho, Arkansas, Nevada, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New Jersey, & North Carolina. The Legion World Series will be held August 10-15.
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