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In what turned out to be the best weather day of the fall, the upper division traveled to Adrian College to play the first round of the 2019 River Bandit Fall League Tournament.
In semi-final 1, Team Grey secured a spot in the finals with an 8 to 4 win over Team Green. A 4 run 2nd inning helped propel Team Grey into the finals.
In semi-final 2, Team Navy pitched out of 2 bases loaded jams to secure a 4 to 0 win over Team Maroon and punch their ticket into the finals.
Next Sunday’s Finals match-ups at Defiance High School look like this:
12:30pm: 3rd place game between Team Green and Team Maroon
2:30pm: Championship game between Team Navy and Team Grey
We will see everyone at Defiance High School.
As a reminder, metal cleats can be worn on the field BUT not by pitchers. Pitchers must wear turf shoes or molded plastic cleats.
Please see the attached document.
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Another Sunday of battling rain, but the River Bandit Fall League was able to get in some of their final regular season games. In the upper division at Van Wert Team Grey beat Team Navy 7 to 0 in game 1. They were unable to play game 2 due to rain. At Delta, Team Green beat Team Maroon 9 to 4 in a 9 inning game. Game 2 was also cancelled due to rain.
Final Standings for Upper Division
Team Grey 4 -1 – 1
Team Navy 4 – 2 – 1
Team Green 3 – 5
Team Maroon 2 – 5
The Lower Division was able to dodge the rain for the 5th week in a row and completed both ends of the double header. Team Grey beat Team Blue 9 to 5 in game 1, but Team Blue was able to split the double header with a 6 to 1 win in game 2.
Final Standings for Lower Division
Team Grey 7 – 1 – 1
Team Blue 1 – 7 – 1
Next week starts the tournament rounds for the Upper Division!
Just as previous weeks, it looks like we might battle some wet weather today, but all Sites are a GO!
A very competitive day of baseball was had on Sunday. In the upper division, both sites had splits on the day. At Van Wert, Team Navy beat Team Green 13 to 3 in game 1, but Team Green was able to bounce back in Game 2 and win 8 to 6 over Team Navy. At Delta, Team Grey beat Team Maroon 2 to 1 in game 1 and Team Maroon beat Team Grey 5 to 4 in game 2.
Updated Standings after 4 weeks:
1 – 1 1
Grey 3 -1
Maroon 2 – 4
Green 2 – 5
The lower Division saw another very competitive weekend with game 1 ending in a 10 to 10 tie and Game 2 ending 11 to 9 in favor of Team Grey.
Updated Lower Division Standing:
Team Grey 7 – 0 – 1
Team Blue 0 – 7 – 1