Diamond Jaxx Knock Off Manko, Winner-Take-All Final Tonight

The Manhattan Manko Senior 17ers led by as many as five runs, but the Leavenworth Diamond Jaxx sent the game to extra innings and picked up a 10-9 victory in 11 innings on Wednesday night.  Manko must now rematch with the Diamond Jaxx in their zone tournament final on Thursday night with a spot in the state tournament on the line.  Chris Klug pounded out five hits in six at-bats, while Jesse Steinbring knocked in three runs.