PCM's season ends one win shy of state
OTTUMWA — Tension mounted inning after inning, then by the at-bat. Prairie City-Monroe's huddles just outside its third-base dugout persisted with encouragements — "Here we go! Say you can! Want it ladies, stay up!" — after the top half of each inning. The dugout grew livelier as players pounded the roof with desperation, only to see their bid for a state tournament berth fall short.