Back: Coach Jesse Wittler, Jordan Schall, Blaine Duffel, Griffin Petersen, Garrett Petersen, Jesse Schall, Dwight Kinney, Zach Farries; Front: Caleb Chicoine, Landon Hepker, Marshall Wittler, Shane Duffel, Blaine Hill, Thomas Farries. Not pictured: Reece Voorhees.

After their first loss in the double elimination 2019 VFW NW Region Tournament in Wessington Springs last Tuesday, July 30, the Post 79 Varsity Teeners were eliminated when they lost to Kimball White Lake 6-0.

In twenty-five plate appearances, Post 79 had just four hits by Garrett Peterson, Griffin Peterson, Thomas Farries, and Marshall Wittler, that sent the runners to first base. Two more, Zach Farries and Dwight Kinney, made it on base after being walked.

Blaine Duffel started the game for the Varsity Teeners. He allowed three hits and three runs over one inning, striking out one and walking zero. Garrett Petersen threw five innings in relief.

Batting TB: Thomas Farries, Garrett Petersen, Griffen Petersen, Marshall Wittler; FC: Marshall Wittler; HBP: Blaine Duffel;  SB: Griffen Petersen; CS: Zach Farries; Totals Team QAB: 8 (32.00%); Zach Farries, Thomas Farries, Dwight Kinney, Garrett Petersen, Griffen Peterson, Jordan Schall, Jesse Schall, Marshall Wittler; Team LOB: 4 Fielding E: Blaine Duffel, Thomas Farries; DP: Zach Farries

Pitching HBP: Blaine Duffel, Garrett Petersen; WP: Garrett Petersen 3; Pitches-Strikes: Blaine Duffel 23-15, Garrett Petersen 77-53; Groundouts-Flyouts: Blaine Duffel 0-2, Garrett Petersen 8-2; First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Blaine Duffel 2-7, Garrett Petersen 18-24