Rocori Advances to Finals
Rocori Baseball advanced to the Class 3-A state tournament championship game with a 5-0 win over New Ulm Friday at Dick Siebert Field in Minneapolis.
Brandon Gill threw a complete game 4-hit shutout to earn the win. Mason Primus reached base 4 times and Jack Steil had a double and run scored. Rocori benefited from 5 New Ulm errors including 4 in the 3rd inning.
Rocori improves to 22-5 and will play Mahtomedi Saturday at 4 p.m. in the Class 3-A state championship game at Target Field. Mahtomedi beat Alexandria 1-0 in the other semifinal.
The two teams endured a 59-minute rain delay in the first inning.