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Cloquet bows out of Legion playoffs


August 2, 2019

Dan Saletel

Cloquet Legion player Nick Baker takes a swing at the ball, resulting in a big hit during a Cloquet Legion game against West Duluth earlier this summer.

The Cloquet American Legion baseball team went 1-2 in the District 10 tournament last week, after opening with a 7-2 victory over Hibbing.

Cloquet was the host site this year, with Wade Stadium in Duluth as the secondary site for a District 10 tournament that included Cloquet, Hibbing, West Duluth, Thunder Bay, Hermantown, Grand Rapids, Nisswa, and Duluth Lakeview.

Tim Pokornowski pitched a complete game 5-hitter for the Cloquet win in the opening round of the tournament Wednesday, July 24. Pokornowski struck out six and walked three. Both runs scored by Hibbing were unearned.

"Tim played...

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