Kee baseball team wraps up regular season with three final wins, gets postseason tournament started with 6-1 home win over Ed-Co

Delivering a double ... Kee baseball junior left fielder Carter Seitz focuses on meeting a pitch at the plate in the Hawks’ 6-1 home victory over Edgewood-Colesburg Saturday, July 6 in the opening round of Class 1A District Tournament play. Seitz belted out Kee’s only extra-base hit in the ballgame with a double while recording one put-out on defense. Photo by Danielle Potter. View and find out how to purchase this photo and many more by clicking on the Photo Galleries link on this webpage.

The Kee baseball team finished off its regular season this past week with three final wins before starting postseason tournament play. That final week of the regular season included an 8-3 win at Turkey Valley in the Hawks’ Upper Iowa Conference finale Monday, July 1 before Kee’s diamond dwellers wrapped up their regular season with consecutive non-conference victories at home, 10-2 over Riceville Tuesday, July 2 in a game that had been suspended from May 16 and an 8-4 triumph over Janesville Wednesday, July 3.

The Hawks wrapped up their regular season with a 24-10 overall record that includes a 13-5 mark in Upper Iowa Conference (UIC) play that placed them third in this season’s final UIC team standings. They then opened Class 1A District Tournament play Saturday, July 6 at home against Edgewood-Colesburg with a 6-1 victory.

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