Jasper Wins State

by Ryan Peterson

It had been 22 years since Jasper had been to the state tournament.  They enjoyed every minute of their return.  After an easy semifinal, the Bulldogs made it look even easier against Liberty Eylau.  Thanks to seven runs in the 4th inning, Jasper cruised to a 14 to 4 win.  The Bulldogs scored 25 runs in two state tournament games.  Jasper wins a title for the first time in six trips to the.  Senior Ryan Ellis was the tournament MVP.