Teutopolis Junior Legion Sees Run at State Come to an End


Published on August 4 2012 9:38 am
Last Updated on August 4 2012 9:39 am
Written by Greg Sapp

The Teutopolis American Legion Post #924 junior baseball team saw their season come to an end at the state tournament in Peoria Friday.

The squad lost 9-1 Friday night after losing 10-2 Friday morning to Bartonville Post #979.

Coach Dennis Blievernicht's team was the first Junior Legion team from Teutopolis to reach the state tournament.  Assistant coaches are Kevin Koester and Todd Funneman.  Players are Todd Jansen, Andy Borries, John Ungrund, Jordan Bloemer, Brock Mette, Reed Hardiek, Tyler Gebben, Derek Smith, Ted Jansen, Darren Probst, Justin Kenter, Will Beck, Ryan Ruholl and Michael Gillespie.  Hayden Davis served as the team's batboy.