Eden Prairie Sun Current Looking Ahead for Aug. 10

Jason Olson
Sports Editor

Alumni events
Eden Prairie boys soccer and Cross Country programs will welcome back program alumni later in August.

Boys soccer will host an alumni scrimmage at Aerie Stadium at 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 22.

The Eagles Cross Country program will host an alumni race on Saturday, August 19. Plan to arrive by 8:45 a.m. (9 a.m. start) at the west end of Round Lake, near the ultimate frisbee field.

State amateur baseball
Play begins in the 32nd annual Class A state amateur baseball tournament with single elimination games played at Dunning Thursday and Friday evening before moving over to Red Haddox Field in Bloomington for the double-elimination portion of the tournament August 12-13 and Aug. 19-20. The championship game is slated for 1:30 p.m. August 20 with a second game, if needed, to be played at 7 p.m. August 21.

The top four seeds received a first round bye and begin play Friday at Dunning. St. Louis Park faces the winner of Rosetown/Baseball 365 at 10 a.m.; St. Paul Mudhens play the winner of Lyon’s Pub/St. Paul Shamrocks at 1 p.m.; St. Paul Capitals play the winner of Hopkins Berries/Stockmen’s Irish at 4 p.m.; Minneapolis Angles play the winner of BARC Bulldogs/Minnetonka Millers at 7 p.m.