1997 State Championship Season

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from the 1997 Season

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Accomplishments Official Team Roster Coachin Staff
Regular Season District Tournament State Tournament
Regional Tournament World Series Tournament Post Season Events


Several Portions are yet

1997 Season Accomplishments:

1997 Official Team Roster (18 players)

Name High School Uniform # Positions Bat Throw Grad Yr
Aubinger, Patrick Irondale 23 Pitcher R R 1998
Beaulieu, Jeremy Moundsview 8 Catcher, Pitcher R R 1997
Brosseau, Rick Hill Murray 21 Shortstop L R 1997
Clark, Patrick Moundsview 15 Outfield R R 1997
Flippen, Craig Irondale 22 Outfield R R 1997
Hanson, Brett Moundsview 20 3rd Base, 1st Base R R 1998
Hopkins, Brian Totino Grace 17 Outfield, 2nd Base R R 1998
Kratochvil, Chris Totino Grace 4 2nd Base R R 1997
Lodgaard, Erik Moundsview 12 Pitcher R R 1999
Meyers, Chris Irondale 1 3rd Base, Pitcher R R 1997
Nicolopoulos, Jim Moundsview 10 1st Base, Outfield R R 1997
Paone, Brian Irondale 25 1st Base R R 1999
Pedersen, Mark Moundsview 24 Pitcher, Outfield R R 1997
Poser, Rusty Irondale 13 Cathcer R R 1999
Schneider, Billy Moundsview 18 Outfield, 2nd Base R R 1999
Strandness, Tom Moundsview 19 Pitcher R R 1999
Tarbuck, Troy Moundsview 7 3rd, 2nd, Shortstop R R 1999
Willett, Joshua Moundsview 3 Pitcher, Outfield R R 1999


1997 Coaching Staff

General Manager: Elmer Buttweiler
Team Manager: Frank Brosseau
Head Coach: Jeff Larsen
Assistant Coaches: Mark Paone    


1997 Regular Season


1997 Regular Season Schedule/Record


1997 District Championship Tournament


1997 Minnesota State Championship Tournament


1997 Central Plains Regional ChampionshipTournament


1997 National World Series Tournament



Post Season Events & Awards






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