Wheeling Wins Legion Area Tournament


Wheeling Post One defeated St.Marys Post 79 to claim the area one championship with a 9-4 win.

Wheeling scored five times in the top of the third to take control of the game.

St.Marys had entered the tournament as the number one seed after beating Wheeling twice during the regular season.

Wheeling's Justice Jackson, tripled, doubled, and singled while also getting the win on the mound going 6 2/3 innings.

Post One advances to the state tournament in Morgantown , play begins Wednesday.

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