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Hampton Cardinals in the midst of their playoff action

The Hampton Cardinals took a 6-0 lead in playoff action against Randolph on Tuesday night in Cannon Falls, but due to rains the game was postponed. It was to be continued Wednesday night. Results of the game were not available at press time.

When the game resumed, the Cardinals had a big task in front of them. Randolph had loaded the bases with nobody out when the game was postponed.

Hampton got out to a 2-0 lead when Ryan Giefer hit a two-run home run. The Cardinals added two more runs, then player/manager Rob Giefer came to the plate and knocked in two more with a single to center.

Rick Wagner was the Hampton pitcher.

If the Cardinals beat Randolph on Wednesday, they'll play Thursday night at 8 p.m. against Cannon Falls.

If Hampton lost Wednesday, they'll play at 8 p.m. Friday.

Hampton has an 8-14 record on the season and a 5-9 mark in league play.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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