South Post 4 wins first game in quest for Ameican Legion Title,

ANCHORAGE, AK-The American Legion State Tournament champions would be decided today. South Post 4 and Chugiak Post 33 the top teams in the tournament faced off. South came in not giving up a run in 19 innings while Chugiak outscored opponents 26-6.

South won 7-4 this afternoon. The Wolverines trailed 2-1 going into the fourth but put a six spot in the bottom of the fourth to gain control. Now South has to do it again. Chugiak was undefeated at 3-0 and South came in with a 4-1 record. The Wolverines have to win tonight's 6 pm game to win the American Legion state title.

The champion will represent Alaska at the Northwest Region 7 Tournament in Eugene, Oregon starting August 8. The runner-up will play in the NWCART Tournament in Wheatland, Wyoming on August 9.