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June 12, 2013

Liggett baseball and softball teams earn trip to Battle Creek

By Mark Vest
C & G Sports Writer

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Liggett baseball and softball teams earn trip to Battle Creek
Pictured during a practice session earlier this season is Liggett softball player Julia DeRoo. The Knights' baseball and softball teams have advanced to the state semifinals.

The baseball and softball teams from Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett have  advanced to the state semifinals, after both teams won Division 4 quarterfinal games June 11 at Adrian College.

The  baseball squad beat Concord 10-0, and the softball team also facing Concord, and coming away with an 11-1 victory.

The baseball team is scheduled to play at 4 p.m. June 14 against New Lothrop at Bailey Park-Nichols Field in Battle Creek.

The softball squad is scheduled to play at 1:30 p.m. June 14 agianst Ubly at Bailey Park, also in Battle Creek.

State semifinal winners advance to the finals, scheduled for June 15 in Battle Creek.

 

 

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