IRON MOUNTAIN - Iron Mountain North filled out the District 10 minor (age 9-10) baseball bracket Friday at Larry Barkle Eastside Field.
Iron Mountain, powered by a 10-run fifth inning, trimmed Kingsford 13-2 in the elimination bracket game.
Blake Julian tripled and singled in North's big fifth inning. Michael Savarin, Ian Anderson, Gavin Goulette and Joey Dumais also contributed hits.
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Iron Mountain North’s Michael Savarin leads off third base and dares a throw in Friday’s Little League baseball minor pre-district with Kingsford. Third-base coach Steve Juul, third baseman Cole Brackett and umpire Tyler Thomann look on.
North winning pitcher Jurgen Kleiman, who struck out six, helped his cause with a single.
Kingsford's Carter Kreski collected a pair of singles while Nolan LaVarnway and Hunter Bilgreen had one each.
District tournament, with a berth in the state tournament at stake, begins Wednesday at Barkle Field. Iron Mountain and Escanaba, both with one loss, clash at 5 p.m. The second contest Wednesday pits unbeaten Norway and Tri-County at 7 p.m.