Class Baseball Tourney players

Tyler Field and Joe Franta of Maple Grove were selected to play for Team Minnesota in the 2012 Midwest Classic Baseball Tournament at Plainfield South High School near Chicago July 27, 28 and 29. They were chosen out of a group of 180 baseball players. Franta was chosen as an outfielder and Field as a pitcher and outfielder. Team Minnesota played teams from Illinois, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio. Franta and Field played Varsity Baseball for Maple Grove Senior High this spring and for the Maple Grove American Legion team this summer. They will both be seniors at MGSH this fall.