Northwoods Babe Ruth squad qualifies for Ohio Valley Regional Tournament
The Northwoods Babe Ruth team comprised of players from the Rhinelander and Tomahawk areas, qualified for the regional tournament at the State Babe Ruth Tournament in Dodgeville, WI. The Northwoods team defeated Sturgeon Bay, Stevens Point and Eau Claire in the tournament but lost in the championship game to Bay Port.The regional tournament will be held in Marinette, WI July 24-27. The team will play Eastern Kentucky on July 25 at 10:00 AM, Central Indiana on July 26 at 10 AM and Northern Illinois at 5:30 PM. Following initial pool play the 12 teams are then seeded and a 12 team single elimination tournament begins. .