State-bound American Legion team

Niagara American Legion Cretton/Tutas Post 136 is heading to the Wisconsin Junior Legion state finals after defeating Green Bay 7-5 in a regional tournament. Team members, kneeling, from left: Kevin Evosevich, Bob Kleiman, Justin Bal, Hunter Kaldor, Ethan Blagec, Landon Kaldor, Patrick Moreau, John Edwardsen, Cody Carlson, Mike Faull, Joe Murvich and Dane Vandenheuvel. Standing: coaches Jeff Carlson, Barry Kaldor, Dale Blagec, Scott Kleiman and Jim Bal. Niagara opens play in the double-elimination tournament Friday night against tournament host Union Grove at 7 p.m. Other participating teams are Lake Geneva, Sheboygan, Eau Claire, Manitowoc, Appleton Doubledays and Stevens Point.