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MSU-Mankato beats St. Cloud, advances to D-II World Series

Minnesota State Mankato has earned a spot in the Division II World Series. It's their sixth berth to the national tournament, and second in three years. They begin play Saturday in Cary, N.C.
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Minnesota State Mankato has earned a spot in the Division II World Series. It's their sixth berth to the national tournament, and second in three years. They begin play Saturday in Cary, N.C.

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