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River Falls’ Colin Pechacek is greeted at home plate by teammates Nathan Brom (5) and Clint Kempf (8) after hitting a three-run home run in the first inning of the Fighting Fish’s Wisconsin Baseball Association playoff game against the Eau Claire Bears Saturday at First National Bank of River Falls Field. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)

Fighting Fish roll into state finals

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The 8-team field is set for the Wisconsin Baseball Association State Finals, and the River Falls Fighting Fish claimed their spot in emphatic style over the weekend.


The Fish needed just 12 innings of offense to post a total of 33 runs in a pair of mercy-rule wins over the Hallie Eagles and the Eau Claire Bears at First National Bank of River Falls Field.

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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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