As Maplewood Green’s Charlie Hilger (11) slides in, North St. Paul second baseman Adam Hildebrandt (7) relays the throw to first for the double play to end the inning. The 39’ers won 4-0 at the Hil-Murray Field June 30. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Gus Varland gets 10 strikeouts in shutout
In back-to-back American Legion baseball games, good pitching and timely hits helped lift the North St. Paul 39ers over the 3M Post No. 599 Maplewood Green.
In the first game played at Hill-Murray High School Field Monday, June 30, the 39ers shutdown the Green 4-0.
After helping Mounds View win its second consecutive Class AAA state baseball championship, Kellen Rholl turned his attention to an all-star game appearance. Rholl spent the weekend after the state tournament participating in the All-Star Series.