The Little Falls American Legion baseball team rode eight strong innings from Kyle Boser in its playoff opener before suffering a narrow loss in the second round in St. Cloud.
Fifth-seeded Little Falls topped fourth-seeded Waite Park 7-3 in Tuesday’s first round of the Sub-State 12 tournament, with Boser scattering eight hits and striking out six batters.
Alec Zack went 3-for-5 and Collin Eckman went 2-for-3 with a triple, two RBIs and two runs, with Boser also collecting two hits.
Little Falls then fell late to the top-seeded St. Cloud Chutes 6-4, Wednesday.
Gabe Ploof went 2-for-2 and Bryce Zawatzke doubled and drove in two runs.