Road to state tourney begins this weekend for area baseball teams

St. Mary’s, N-F set to open districts Saturday

The road to Principal Park in Des Moines begins on Saturday for area baseball teams as district tournament play gets under way.

Four area teams will be vying to get to the state tournament in Class 1A. Storm Lake St. Mary’s (13-11) and Newell-Fonda (9-13) will square off on Saturday at 7 p.m. in Alta. The winner of that game will play Granville Spalding (18-10) on Tuesday at 5 p.m. in Alta.

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