Cougars defeat Cossacks, 9-5

Ashton Gerard/MDN Central McLean sophomore Kaleb Blotske crosses home plate during the second inning of the Region 6 play-in game against Max/Garrison/White Shield Thursday at Corbett Field. The Cougars defeated the Cossacks, 9-5, for a spot in the Region 6 Tournament that begins Monday. The Cougars will face No. 1 Velva-Drake/Anamoose at 1 p.m. at Corbett Field.