Slayton VFW team eliminated
Published 07/28/2008, Worthington Daily Globe
GRANITE FALLS — Slayton VFW baseball coach Ryan Beers couldn’t explain it. His team had won three consecutive playoff games and four of its past five overall to advance to Saturday’s VFW Final Four. Beers’ confidence and expectations were high. Slayton, which was playing its best baseball of the summer, was riding a hot streak. The change was abrupt. Looking overmatched and unfocused, Slayton lost two consecutive games Saturday and was eliminated from the playoffs. Slayton lost 6-0 to Marshall Blue and 6-2 to Tracy.Word count: 812
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