The St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders baseball team will open up the 2013 Class AA State Tournament on Thursday morning with a 10 am contest against Luverne at Dick Putz Field.

Cathedral topped Little Falls on Friday afternoon for the right to advance to the state tournament. They are the number-one overall seed in 2013 and will face a Cardinals team that went 20-4 on the season. The Crusaders check in at 23-2.

The other matchups include (All games at Dick Putz Field):
#4 Hermantown (20-2) against #5 Kasson-Mantorville (23-6) at 12:30 pm.
#3 Minnehaha Academy (17-5) vs Watertown-Mayer (16-8) at 3 pm
#2 Delano (17-2) vs Perham (16-5) at 5:30.

Winners advance to play at 12 or 2:30 on June 14th.