The 10AAA Albert Lea Knights coaching staff talks to pitcher Blake Ulve Friday during a timeout against the Rochester Rebels at the Knights Baseball Classic. The 10AAA Knights went on to defeat Cottage Grove 3-1 and tie St. Croix 1-1 Saturday to win the tournament. Games on Sunday were canceled due to wet fields. The 10A Albert Lea Knights baseball team earned fourth place with a win and a loss on Saturday. The 10A Knights beat Eagan Blue 3-2 and lost to Clear Lake 2-0. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune
The 10AAA Albert Lea Knights coaching staff talks to pitcher Blake Ulve Friday during a timeout against the Rochester Rebels at the Knights Baseball Classic. The 10AAA Knights went on to defeat Cottage Grove 3-1 and tie St. Croix 1-1 Saturday to win the tournament. Games on Sunday were canceled due to wet fields. The 10A Albert Lea Knights baseball team earned fourth place with a win and a loss on Saturday. The 10A Knights beat Eagan Blue 3-2 and lost to Clear Lake 2-0. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune

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Published 9:34am Monday, June 24, 2013
Jack Jellinger of the 10AAA Albert Lea Knights baseball team throws a pitch Friday against the Rochester Rebels. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune
Jack Jellinger of the 10AAA Albert Lea Knights baseball team throws a pitch Friday against the Rochester Rebels. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune
Jake Weisman of the 10AAA Albert Lea Knights baseball team watches a pitch Friday during the Knights Baseball Classic. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune
Jake Weisman of the 10AAA Albert Lea Knights baseball team watches a pitch Friday during the Knights Baseball Classic. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune