WHEELING,W.Va. (WTRF) – Wheeling Post One will try to bring home their fourth state title in five years when they open play in the West Virginia American Legion State Tournament, Wednesday at 4 p.m. at Potomac State College in Keyser.
Wheeling will face the area four champs and host team Romney. The two teams split their regular season meetings. Post One enters at 25-8 , Romney is 28-8.
In the area tournament Wheeling allowed just one hit and no runs in sweeping New Martinsville. Post One has won 17 state titles all-time and won three straight from 2015-17 before having that run snapped last year.
The defending champs Parkersburg were eliminated in the area three tournament.