Chugiak Walk-Off Claims Legion Championship


by Jake Ryle

ANCHORAGE, Alaska--The only way to end a storybook season is to have a finale topped off by the grandiose of an extra innings ballgame.

That's the situation Chugiak found themselves in during the second (and final) game at Mulcahy on Thursday evening.

Vander Lekites moved runners over in the eleventh inning to pave the way for Alex Hess.

The rest is history.

Hess pulled a ball between a diving thirdbaseman and shortstop, to bring home the winning walk-off run.

FINAL (Legion Championship-Game 2): Chugiak 4, South 3.

FINAL (Legion Championship--Game 1): South 7, Chugiak 4

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