The Hannibal Legion Post 55 A baseball team ran out of gas Friday afternoon during a season-ending loss in the state tournament.
The Hannibal Legion Post 55 A baseball team ran out of gas Friday afternoon during a 15-1 season-ending loss to Festus in the state tournament at Clemens Field.
Hannibal registered its lone run of the game in the second inning when Garrett Stone scored on a wild pitch to knot the score 1-all.
Festus responded with seven runs the third inning and seven more in the fifth to enforce the mercy rule.
Chase Kirby started on the mound for Post 55 and pitched 2 2/3 innings before being relieved by Ross Arch and Stone.
Corder Lehenbauer led Hannibal with a 2-for-2 showing at the plate.