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The Cloquet American Legion baseball team begins District tournament play at Duluth East High School on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. Players include (back row, left to right): Ben Merrill, Chase Keye, Gabe Sorenson, Mason Brenner, Brandon Conklin, Dylan Johnson and (front row, from left) Austin Gotchnik, Chanler Dilday, Zach O'Hara, Gavin Takkunen, Logan Towne, Hunter Roberts, Nate Weets. Dave Harwig/

Conklin hopes for ‘Legion’ of Merit

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This summer, the Cloquet American Legion baseball team has been like Mother Goose’s “Little Girl with the Curl.”

When they’ve been good, they’ve been very, very good, but when they’ve been bad, according to Coach Dennis Conklin, they’ve been horrid.


Still, Cloquet (8-12) earned the fourth seed in the upcoming District playoffs by virtue of a 5-2 record in seeding games against district opponents.

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