Hoppers host American Legion baseball tournament
The Prairie du Chien Grasshoppers American Legion baseball team went 1-2 over the weekend in the Prairie du Chien Tournament at St. Feriole Island Ballpark.
The Hoppers bested Lancaster 6-1 in their opening game Saturday morning. Brad Jones fanned 13 Lancaster batters to help propel the Hoppers to victory.
Prairie du Chien lost a tough decision to La Crosse 10-9 on Saturday evening.
The Hoppers then lost 13-1 to Onalaska Sunday afternoon in a semifinal contest.
Viroqua defeated Onalaska 12-3 in the championship game to win the tournament.