Best-of-the-best, Rattlers win Mid-Plains League title

ROSSVILLE (KSNT) – On Sunday afternoon, the Rossville Rattlers capped off their Cinderella season by winning the Cowdin Cup on Sunday afternoon.

The Rattlers won the league championship game 5-2 in ten innings over the regular-season champion Midwest A’s.

Rossville finished the 2014 season with a (9-24) record and was dead last in the Mid-Plains League. In 2015, Rossville finished with a (23-16) record and placed third in the regular-season.

In the playoffs, Rossville beat Baldwin City in the opening round, and then knocked off the defending league-champion Junction City Brigade in the semifinals before beating the Midwest A’s for the championship.

Starting pitcher Tyler Davis was named the league’s Pitcher of the Year, and manager Tobi Cowdin was named the Manager of the Year.

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