LAKEFIELD – Milroy’s Irish amateur baseball team defeated Lakefield 13-5 on Friday in the Region 13C tournament.
Ben Heichel led the Irish with three hits, including a three-run home run. Beau Priegnitz earned the victory in relief, going 3 2/3 innings. Kenny Morris earned the start, going 4 1/3 innings.
Irene (26-6) won the best-of-three series 2-0 and advanced to the final 4 round. They meet Windom in a best-of-three series that starts on Wednesday on the road at 19.30, and the winner goes on to the state tournament.