PENDER/WAVERLY – For the fifth consecutive days, Class B and C Junior American Legion baseball teams were in action for state tournament competition.
The Class C Junior finals favored Yutan with a 1-0 win over Lincoln Christian. Yutan scored the lone run in the bottom of the fourth as Yutan also defeated Lincoln Christian, 13-12 on Monday thanks to a four-run seventh.
From Lawson Park in Waverly, the Class B Junior state tournament saw the host Waverly defeat Beatrice twice of 11-10 thanks to a six-run seventh inning and 11-3 in the winner-take-all championship game.
Waverly avenged a 5-2 loss against Beatrice on Saturday after it was Beatrice posting a three-run top of the eighth.