Luverne’s Cole Johnson takes a cut at the plate during the championship series opener against Fairmont at Redbird Field Aug. 12. Luverne posted a 4-3 win over Fairmont.

Redbirds close in on Region 13C title

The Luverne Redbirds moved to within one win of winning the Region 13C Tournament title by nipping the Fairmont Martins 4-3 during the championship series opener in Luverne Wednesday.

Fairmont plated three unearned runs early in the game, but Luverne scored the final four runs of the contest to gain a 1-0 lead in the series.

 


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