Wildcats tie Blues and Merchants defeat Cubs
June 1st in the Richardson Pioneer Men’s Fastball League saw the Foam Lake Merchants defeat the Fishing Lake Cubs 13-9. The Cubs Barry Belanger and Hal Machinslic both had 2-run homeruns and the Merchants Garth Anderson hit a solo homerun, while Ryan Junop had a 3-run homerun. The Merchants jumped to a 3 to 0 lead bottom of 1. The Cubs responded with 4 runs and it was a close game until the 6th Merchants jumped to a 4-run lead and kept it. Corbet Sabit started for the Cubs and Hal Machisknic threw the the last 4 innings. James Anderson pitched the whole game for the Merchants in a winning effort. Submitted by Rocky Nanaquawetung.
Foam Lake MERCHANTS 13
Fishing Lake CUBS 9
WP James Anders
CUBS HR: Barry Belanger and Hal Machinslic
MERCHANTS HR: Ryan Junop and Garth Anderson
To close out May in the Richardson Pioneer Fastball League, the Wadena Wildcats and Wynyard Blues lit up the scoreboard in a 20 to 20 tie game. The Wadena Wildcats jumped out to an early lead and while the Blues had a steady attack scoring throughout the game including 5 in the 6th to tie the game at 20. The Blues Adam Jordan had the only homerun in the game. The Wildcats Brody Rumbold, Caleb Hamilton, Nathin Pomedli, Koltin Paquachan all reached base for all of their at bats, while the Blues Mason Brewster and Jackson Karakochuk also reached on each attempt. Blues send Jackson Karakochuk and Mike Jordan to the mound while the Wildcats split the pitching duties again between Nathin Pomedli, Lucas Ochitwa, and Koltin Paquachan.
Wadena WILDCATS 20
Wynyard BLUES 20
BLUES HR: Adam Jordan
The Richardson Pioneer Men’s Fastball League continues June 3rd at the Wadena Ball Day. The two Wadena based teams each play host for one game each after some Minor Baseball and Softball games including the North Central Sask PeeWee Softball League featuring Prince Albert, Saskatoon AA, Irma Alberta, and the local Wadena Wildcat boys. In the Richardson Pioneer Mens league the Wildcats play the Fishing Lake Cubs and the Rosebud Royals host the Foam Lake Flyers at 5:00 and 7:00. Minor League games run from 10:00 AM with the local PeeWee team finishing their day off at 6:00 against the Saskatoon AA team.