This should be an exciting season for Janesville's American Legion baseball team.
It takes a team to win a state championship. And the bottom of the Cougars' lineup showed that at Fox Cities Stadium on Thursday night.
Janesville Craig defeated Kimberly 2-0 in the Division 1 state championship game Thursday, June 18, 2015, at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute.
Janesville Craig plays Kimberly at 6 p.m. Thursday in Grand Chute, looking for its fourth-ever state championship.
Janesville Craig's baseball team will celebrate its state title with a fire-truck ride through town before a ceremony at the high school.
The team is set to get back into Janesville at 11 p.m. and will be met by a fire truck in the Menard's...
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Nick Cramer learned he wouldn't be pitching in the state championship game while stretching before practice Wednesday. Ten minutes later, the Janesville Craig sophomore got better news.
The Craig baseball team ended Janesville's 14-year state championship drought Thursday night with a 2-0 victory over Kimberly at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium.
Janesville Craig is headed to the state championship game after defeating Oconomowoc 4-0 in the Division 1 semifinal game on Tuesday, June 16. They will play Kimberly in the state championship game on Thursday, Jun 18, at 6 p.m.
As Janesville Craig's head coach, Victor Herbst has used the same term all season to describe his close-knit baseball team.
Herbst simply refers to the players as “my guys.”