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Hurricanes take second

The Bureau County Hurricanes baseball team placed second in the Beloit (Wis.) Bombers “Tournament of Champions.” The Hurricanes were comprised of 11 year old boys from Princeton and Spring Valley teams. On the first day, the boys from Bureau County won 21-2 and 10-0. On day 2,  the boys won 3-2 and 7-2 before falling 6-1 in the championship game. Team members are (front row to back, from left) Adam Vigars, Travis Riordan, Grant Resetich, Carter Devert, and Jacob Riordan; (second row) Cole Wozniak, Brayden Debates, Noah Hoffmann, Tyler Gibson, Braden Boyles, and Jakob Pyszka; and (back row) manager Denny Boyles and coaches Dean Devert, Mike Vigars, and Jeff Debates.

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