De Pere takes American Legion crown
De Pere won the state American Legion Triple-"A" baseball title Wednesday night with a pair of victories over Eau Claire.
De Pere took the first game 4-3 and they had to play again, since it was Eau Claire's first loss in the double-elimination tournament.
De Pere then won the finale 6-3, to end its season at 39-13. Eau Claire closed out at 37-7.
Tony Cantalupo of De Pere was named the MVP for the tournament that was played in La Crosse.