The Sauk Rapids “Indians” baseball team fell 6-5 to Mankato Loyola in eight innings at the state baseball championship in front of 1963 fans at Dick Putz Field on this day in 1989. Sauk Rapids High School would change their nickname to the Storm a few years later.Senior Scott Schulte hit a two-run single with two outs in the top of the sixth inning to give Sauk Rapids a 5-1 lead, but the Crusaders would tie game with a bases-loaded triple in the bottom of the sixth inning before winning the game with a double in the bottom of the eighth. 360p About Connatix V56490 About Connatix V56490 720p HD Auto (360p) 1/1 1080p HD Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE Skip ELSEWHERE:1988- Cathedral beats Waseca 6-3 in eight innings to win its third state baseball title. The previous two titles came in 1977 and 1980. Senior Cory Buettner knocked in the winning run in the eighth inning.2013- Mounds View tops Rocori 8-0 in state baseball championship game at Target Field. Future Orioles draft pick Max Knutson strikes out nine for the Mustangs. Reed Pfannenstein and Mac Mueller were named to the all-tourney team.2015- The Rocori baseball team saw their season come to an end in the Class 3-A State Tournament Consolation Semifinals at Northwestern University in Roseville with a 4-2 loss to New Ulm.St. Cloud Sports Year In ReviewPHOTO: Dave OverlundSartell FootballSartell topped Alexandria in the snow to snap a skid. PHOTO: Joel BaumgartenRocori FootballThe Rocori Football team took home the section 8AAAA championship in snowy Alexandria. PHOTO: Sarah MuellerRocori FootballRocori fans braved the cold to cheer on the Spartans at the State Tourney.PHOTO: Sarah Mueller, WJONRocori FootballRocori Fans at US Bank Stadium for the state semis.PHOTO: Sarah MuellerRocori FootballROCORI QB Jack Steil calls the signals for the Spartans at the State Tourney .PHOTO: Dave OverlundCathedral Hockey 2019Cathedral clobbered Greenway in a state tourney rematch .PHOTO: Dave Overlund, WJONCathedral HockeyCathedral takes 6A Title.PHOTO: Dave Overlund Cathedral HockeyJack Smith warms up before Cathedral’s semifinal game against Hermantown.PHOTO: Dave Overlund (AM 1390 Granite City Sports)Apollo vs Sauk Rapids-RiceApollo girls hoops takes on the Storm in Sauk Rapids.PHOTO: Dave OverlundSartell Youth Hockey WildThe MInnesota Wild came to Sartell for their Youth Hockey Spotlight. PHOTO: Dave Overlund, WJONMike Modano SartellMike Modano behind the Sabres’ bench.PHOTO: Kelly McCarneySartell-St.-Stephen-Dance-Team-2-Courtesy-Kelly-McCarneySartell Dance at State. PHOTO: Roger MischkeSauk Rapids WrestlingSauk Rapids-Rice wrestler Andrew Wollak won his 100th match. PHOTO: Dave OverlundApollo BasketballThe Apollo boys basketball team celebrates their section title.PHOTO: Dave Overlund Apollo BasketballApollo captures section title.