Legion team earns third seed for district tourney

Forest Lake brings a 16-6 record into the Third District American Legion baseball tournament this week. Post 225 is seeded third of 20 squads aiming to grab one of three tickets to state.

Post 225 opens play at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday in Dundas against the 14th seed, which will be either East Ridge or Prior Lake. A second game at Dundas will follow on Thursday against either Northfield or Eagan.

Eastview is seeded No. 1 and Burnsville is No. 2. The double-elimination tournament runs through Saturday.