With official acceptance into Region 8C of Minnesota Amateur Baseball, the Aitkin Steam are alive! The inaugral season will kick off on April 24th, 2016. Games will be played primarily on Sunday afternoons at 1:30 pm. Region 8C (aka the Victory League) is was of the regions of class C amateur baseball and is made up of 20 teams. We are now apart of the North division which is composed of Fort Ripley, St. Mathias, Crosby, and Nisswa. There are over 200+ teams in class C amateur baseball across the state all competing for a state title each year.
This year we will play everyone in our division twice and everyone in the Victory League South division once for a total of 13 games. The season runs through the beginning of July with divisional playoffs taking place July 16th-17th. Two teams from each division get a bid to the regional tournament depending on division record and your division tournament.
More to come about our team in the coming days. Come on out and cheer on the Aitkin Steam!