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Current District 4 Season Info
4th District Banquet
Scheduled for Monday, July 31st
Celebrate the close of the 4th District American Legion Season at the Annual Banquet on Monday, July 31st, hosted by Tri-City American Legion Post 513 (400 Old Highway #8 N.W. in New Brighton, 651-631-1124). "Pregame warmups" start at 6 p.m., with dinner served at 7 p.m. Contact your team manager or George Bodlovick (4th District Director) for tickets.
Track Other District
It's playoff time in all 10 of Minnesota's American Legion Baseball Districts! (For more information on the location of each district, visit the Minnesota Legion Baseball Page within this site, or the Minnesota Department site at www.mnlegion.org.) Follow playoff action in the 1st District (SE Minnesota, e.g., Rochester), at www.district1scores.org. Take this link to the District 6 Playoff Bracket (St. Cloud and Brainerd area teams.) For the District 9 Bracket (NW Minnesota), see Moorhead's website. And follow the District 10 tournament, which is pool play format this year, on-line too! can be followed through thisFor information on what's going on in other Districts, search for American Legion Baseball stories on statewide newspapers at www.mnnews.com. Several Legion teams in Minnesota have websites! Here are a some to check out: Alexandria, Eden Prairie, Excelsior, Burnsville, Hopkins, Chaska, Edina, Prior Lake, Moorhead. The 3rd District bracket is now on-line within this site also!
Ron Adams honored at State
Tournament Banquet for Lifetime Contributions
At the 2006 Minnesota State Tournament banquet, Ron Adams was honored as Coach of the Year. While the award is not presented each and every year, it recognizes extraordinary contributions made by a coach to the American Legion Baseball Program over a number of years. In accepting the award, Ron said, "It's icing on the cake to receive an award for something you really love doing." In addition, North St. Paul Post #39 received the Post of the Year Award, recognizing its long-term support and contributions to the American Legion Baseball Program. Todd Oaks, originally from Caledonia, MN, current Assistant Coach with the Gophers and former pitcher and coach int eh San Francisco Giants organization, was honored as the Minnesota American Legion Graduate of the Year.
Congratulations to Hamline on its
State Tournament Performance!
After a tough 5-4 loss in the first round to St. Paul Park which sent the team to the losers' bracket, Hamline battled back and defeated New Ulm Gold 5-4, defeated highly-regarded Hopkins 9-3, but ultimately lost to the Rochester Redhawks 7-6 in a game which was split between two days. Review Hamline's scores, stats and highlights at the Official 2006 MN State Tournament website!
2006 District Director
2006 Coaching Rosters, by Team
|Post||Business Manager / Adjutant||Manager/Head Coach||Coach||Coach|
|Arcade Phalen #577:||Dan Stark||Tony Zahradka||Chris Kruger||Nick Zahradka|
|Hamline #418||John Knox||Mike Brown||Pat Meyer||Adric Ryan|
|North End #474||Roger Robert||Mike Plumley||Charlie Sagert||Dave Herroff|
|North St. Paul #39||Greg Nadeau||Ron Adams||Bob Horner||Jeff Motz|
|Rosetown #542||Tom Nalipinski||Dave Fagerlie||Steve Palmer||Sean Peickert|
|Tri-City #513||Ed Lindquist & Elmer Buttweiler||Jeff Larsen||Glenn Poser|
|White Bear Lake #168||Mike Martens||Joe Janitschke||Paul Nalipinski, Brian Farmer||Craig Tacheny, John Goneau|
|3||North St. Paul||11||7||.611||6|
2006 District MVP:
(Announced at 4th District Banquet)
|Derek McCallum||Tri-City Red||Shortstop|
2006 Team MVP's:
|North End||Joe Davoli|
|North St. Paul||Matt Borndale|
|Tri-City Red||Derek McCallum|
|White Bear||Andy Manos|
2006 All District Team:
(Announced at 4th District Banquet)
|Arcade Phalen||Kyle Ryan, Joe Collier|
|Hamline||Kyle Berg, Kevin Brown, Paul Shrewsbury|
|North End||Joe Davoli, Jon Nins|
|North St. Paul||Matt Borndale, Dusty Adams, Brady Hannigan, Derek Holmberg|
|Rosetown||Sam Blevins, Alex Warren, Evan Pheneger, Chad Strecker|
|Tri-City Red||Derek McCallum, Brady Field, Joe Colwell, Billy Gazich, Chase Traeger|
|White Bear||Jim Bircher, Tim Urbane|
2006 District Banquet:
|38th Annual 4th District American
Legion Baseball Banquet
Monday, July 31, 2006
Tri-City American Legion Post 513
400 Old Highway #8 N.W., New Brighton, MN 55112
PREGAME: 6:00 p.m.
DINNER: 7:00 p.m.
Contact your Team Manager or George Bodlovick for Tickets!
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The Annual 4th District Championship Tournament will be held Tuesday, July 26, 2006 through Saturday, July 29, 2006, at Midway Stadium and North St. Paul.
and/or Print a 2006 4th District Tournament Bracket (FINAL) PDF File: 8 KB
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Championship Tournament Game Schedule
(9 inning games; Winner represents the 4th District in the State Tournament)
|Game #/Date||Team||Score||vs. Team (Home)||Score||at Field|
|Single Elimination Round (all teams, except league champion)|
|1-Tuesday, 7/25/06||Team 6 - White Bear (eliminated)||2||Team 3 - North St. Paul||3||North St. Paul, 6 p.m.|
|2-Tuesday, 7/25/06||Team 5 - Arcade-Phalen (eliminated)||1||Team 4 - Hamline||2||Midway, 5 p.m.|
|3-Tuesday, 7/25/06||Team 7 - North End||7||Team 2 - Rosetown (eliminated)||2||Midway, 8 p.m.|
|Dougle Elimination Tournament|
|4-Wednesday, 7/26/06||Hamline||5||North St. Paul||4||Midway, 5 p.m.|
|5-Wednesday, 7/26/06||North End||1||Tri-City Red (7 innings)||14||Midway, 8 p.m.|
|6-Thursday, 7/27/06||North End||1||North St. Paul||4||North St. Paul, 5 p.m.|
|7-Thursday, 7/27/06||Hamline||1||Tri-City Red||0||North St. Paul, 8 p.m.|
|8-Friday, 7/28/06||North St. Paul||5||Tri-City Red||9||North St. Paul, 6 p.m.|
|9-Saturday, 7/29/06-Championship||Tri-City Red||1||Hamline||6||North St. Paul, Noon|
2006 Minnesota State Tournament
The Annual Minnesota State American Legion
Baseball Championship Tournament will be hosted by Excelsior.
Play begins on Thursday, August 3, 2006 and continues through
Sunday, August 6, 2006. Team check-in will take place on
Wednesday, August 2, 2006, with the annual banquet being held
that evening. For more information on the host facilties and
locations, visit Excelsior's
State Tournament Information page or the Official State
Tournament website, below:
The 2006 Regional American Legion Tournaments will be held as follows:
Central Plains: Aberdeen, South Dakota Thursday, 8/10/06 - Monday, 8/14/06 Great Lakes: Evansville, Indiana Thursday, 8/10/06 - Monday, 8/14/06
The 2006 American Legion World Series will be held in Cedar Rapids, IA on Friday, August 18, 2006 through Tuesday, August 22, 2006.
For more information on the Regional and National Tournaments, visit Cedar Rapids's official web site, or take this link to the National American Legion Baseball Web Site.
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|Statewide American Legion Baseball Coaches' Poll|
|Prior Minnesota State Champions|
|Prior Minnesota Outstanding Tournament Players of the Year|
|Other State Department Awards and Trophies|
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