Teams of 11 and 12 year old all star baseball players are in Wrangell this week for the Southeast major league tournament. Petersburg won its first game Sunday 13-3 against Prince of Wales and plays again Monday at 3 p.m. against Sitka. Twelve boys and girls make up Petersburg’s all-star team, which has been practicing together for about three weeks.

Coach Ira Morgan, right, runs Petersburg’s 11 and 12-year-old Little League teams through sprints Thursday night during a practice at Petersburg’s ball fields.

Joe Viechnicki stopped by the local ballfield last week and spoke with coaches Katie Baird and Ira Morgan and a couple of the players.

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