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Legion baseball: West Salem blanks La Crescent to win Viroqua Tournament

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West Salem Post 51 used a 3-run fifth inning and a combined 1-hit shutout from its pitching staff Sunday to beat La Crescent 5-0 in the championship game of the Viroqua Tournament.

Both teams finished 3-1 at the tournament held at the Viroqua Park Bowl.

The game was scoreless until Trevor Kastenschmidt drove in the game's first run on a sacrifice fly to left field. Alex Jeranek and Jake Whitbeck followed with back-to-back singles to plate two more runs.

Viroqua finished third in the 8-team tournament after beating Westby/Coon Valley 10-2 in five innings. Onalaska finished seventh after beating Tomah 6-4.

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