Youth Baseball: Brainerd team should be force


The organized chaos will begin at 3 p.m. Friday.

That’s when the 22-team, 15-under Minnesota Youth Athletic Services Gopher State baseball tournament will begin in the Brainerd area.

Brainerd’s VFW freshman baseball team will compete along with teams from Minnetonka, Lake Elmo, Burnsville, Wayzata, Totino-Grace, Forest Lake, Shakopee, Shoreview, Apple Valley, St. Cloud, Anoka-Ramsey, Champlin, Mahtomedi, Woodbury, Eden Prairie and Bloomington.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Jermey Millsop
My career at the Brainerd Dispatch began May 11, 1999 after graduating from North Dakota State University. My areas of emphasis includes local high school sports, Central Lakes College, the lakes area golf mecca and once a year I dabble in the NHRA when the Lucas Oil Nationals come to Brainerd International Raceway.
(218) 855-5856