Lightning advance at state tourney
The Nisswa Lightning advanced to the second round of the Class C state baseball tournament after edging Cannon Falls 4-3 on Saturday, Aug. 16, in Belle Plaine.
The Bears had an 11-6 edge in hits, but did commit five errors while the Lightning played errorless ball.
Nisswa, 24-6 overall, and the No. 2 seed from Region 8, is scheduled to face Region 5 champion Waseca at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in Jordan.