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Legion season ends in tourney

The Morris American Legion baseball team saw a 5-1 advantage slip away when Chokio came back to win the second round of District 7 tournament action Saturday at Chizek Field.

Chokio scored seven runs in the fifth inning and added another in the sixth to secure the win.

Chokio advanced to play Madison later that evening. Madison broke a 1-1 tie in the eighth inning to face Wheaton in the championship Sunday.

Wheaton moved on to the final four with a five-inning victory.

The other three teams advancing from District 7 are Benson, Eden Valley, and Granite Falls.

Jon Jallo led Morris Saturday with a 3-for-4 showing including a double, a solo home run, and two RBIs.

Mitch Carbert had two hits, one of which was a double.

Matt Wohlers took the loss for Morris.