Raiders headed to AAA state tourney
The Lawrence Raiders, with Eudora High graduate team members Matthew Abel and William Gadberry, qualified for state after winning the American Legion Zone 2 AAA baseball tournament over the weekend in Lawrence. The Raiders defeated Tonganoxie Post No. 41 by a score of 35-0 and Atchison Senior A's, 11-5, Friday.
They beat Atchison for a second time in the championship, 22-3, Saturday. The Raiders will play the winner of the Zone 3 tournament at 11 a.m.Friday in Pittsburg.