The Ottumwa Courier


August 3, 2013

2013 Iowa High School State Baseball Tournament


Friday, July 26

Class 1A State Quarterfinals

No. 1 Mason City Newman 11, Woodbury Central 6

No. 2 Twin Cedars 4, No. 8 Martensdale-St. Mary’s 1 (9)

Saturday, July 27

Class 1A State Quarterfinals

No. 3 Van Meter 6, Remsen St. Mary’s 4

Van Buren 6, No. 4 Don Bosco, Gilbertville 5 (8)

Monday, July 29

Class 2A State Quarterfinals

No. 6 Roland Story, Story City 2, Mount Vernon 1

No. 1 Dyersville Beckman 3, Waterloo Columbus 2

No. 3 Carroll Kuemper 5, Spirit Lake 1

No. 2 North Polk, Allmen 2, Albia 1 (13)

Tuesday, July 30

Class 3A State Quarterfinals

Davenport Assumption 5, Boone 3

No. 1 Sioux City Bishop Heelan 1,Williamsburg 0

No. 2 Clear Lake 5, No. 7 Chariton 4

No. 3 Harlan 4, Dallas Center-Grimes 0

Wednesday, July 31

Class 4A State Quarterfinals

No. 7 Johnston 2, Linn-Mar, Marion 0

No. 2 Des Moines East 7, Davenport North 6 (9)

Sioux City East 1, No. 10 Cedar Rapids Xavier 0

Clinton 10, No. 1 Ankeny 8

Thursday, Aug. 1

Class 1A State Semifinals

No. 1 Mason City Newman 3, No. 2 Twin Cedars 0

Van Buren 14, No. 3 Van Meter 4 (6)

Class 2A State Semifinals

No. 1 Dyersville Beckman 13, No. 6 Roland Story, Story City 2 (5)

No. 2 North Polk, Allmen 6, No. 3 Carroll Kuemper 2

Friday, Aug. 2

Class 3A State Semifinals

Davenport Assumption 7, No. 1 Sioux City Bishop Heelan 6 (9)

No. 2 Clear Lake 7, No. 3 Harlan 2

Class 4A State Semifinals

No. 7 Johnston 5, No. 2 Des Moines East 3

Sioux City East 6, Clinton 1

Saturday, Aug. 3

Class 1A State Finals

No. 1 Mason City Newman (28-6) vs. Van Buren (26-5), Noon

Class 2A State Finals

No. 1 Dyersville Beckman (35-6) vs. No. 2 North Polk, Allmen (31-4), 2 p.m.

Class 3A State Finals

Davenport Assumption (26-15) vs. No. 2 Clear Lake (37-3), 6 p.m.

Class 4A State Finals

No. 7 Johnston (30-12) vs. Sioux City East (32-9), 8 p.m.

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