Sutton starts 2-0 at state

Sutton catcher Max Olson shows the umpire the ball after
tagging out Malcolm's Austin Kester at the plate to end the
sixth inning and preserve Sutton's one-run lead. Kester was
trying to score on a fly ball to shallow right field.

O'NEILL — After competing in two games of the Class C American Legion state baseball tournament, Sutton is on the right path to claim its third straight title.

Sutton went 2-0 over the weekend, advancing one win away from another finals appearance.

Sutton defeated host O'Neill 16-0 in its opening game Saturday. On Sunday, the defense propelled Sutton to a 1-0 victory over Malcolm after cutting down a potential tying run at the plate late in the game.

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