The Emporia American Legion baseball teams will be holding tryouts this Saturday and Sunday. The Senior Legion is open to those 19 years old and younger. The Junior Legion is open to those 17 years old and younger. Tryouts will be held at Sodens Grove beginning at 4pm both days. The Junior Legion opens their season June 2nd against Andover. The Senior legion will be playing in the Sam Ellis tournament beginning June 3rd.
The Minnesota Twins out scored the Kansas City Royals 7-5 Wednesday afternoon. The Twins jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the game. The Royals would answer with a 5 run 4th inning. Eric Hosmer drove in 2 of the runs with a double. Salvador Perez doubled in Hosmer and Perez scored on an Omar Infante triple. Infante scored on a wild pitch. The Twins retook the lead with a 2 run home run in the 5th. The Royals open a 4 game series with the Chicago White Sox Thursday night.
Emporia High junior Brooke Call has been named to the All Centennial League softball team as a Honorable mention.