Kingsford turns back Norway

NORWAY – Kingsford, fueled by a four-run fourth inning, downed Norway 5-2 in the Little League baseball junior district tournament Friday at Marion Park.

Kingsford and Manistique will clash at noon today. Norway will take on the loser in the elimination bracket at 3 today.

Championship game is set for noon Sunday, with a second final set for 3 p.m.

Norway scored twice in the third inning for an learly lead. Kingsford retaliated with one in the third and four in the fourth.

Kingsford pitcher Austin VanPembrook worked into the fifth inning.

Kingsford’s Jordan Monosso doubled and Dante Fortner singled three times. Norway’s Landon Kaldor and Nick Murvich each singled twice.