Bulldogs open post-season avenging regular-season loss

Hampton-Dumont's Dustin Miller slides in safely at third base in the second inning of the Bulldogs 7-2 Class 2A district win over Osage at Manly. (Kristi Nixon/Hampton Chronicle)

MANLY – Never mind what record Hampton-Dumont’s baseball team has had this season.

Any season, for that matter.

When it comes to the post-season, the Bulldogs have not lost in the opening round of the Class 2A district tournament since coach Matt Lokenvitz has taken over.

Saturday, July 8 was no different as H-D got revenge against Osage from an early 14-8 loss against the Green Devils with a 7-2 winner at Manly.

“It’s just that mentality,” Lokenvitz said....

The full story appears in the July 12 print and online editions of the Hampton Chronicle.