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Herum picked for All Star game

Marty Herum will represent River Falls Post 121 at the 2010 Wisconsin American Legion All Star Game at Miller Park in Milwaukee Aug. 8. Bob Burrows photo

Mary Herum was a four-year All-Big Rivers Conference, three-time All-District and two-time All-State player during his high school baseball career at River Falls. This summer he's batting .537 for the American Legion Post 121 baseball team.

So it's only fitting that, before embarking on his collegiate career at perennial NCAA Division III powerhouse UW-Whitewater, Herum will represent River Falls at the 39th annual Wisconsin American Legion All Star Game Aug. 8 at Miller Park.

Read more in this week's print edition of the River Falls Journal.

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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