Royals defeat Wildcats in battle of Wadena
The two Wadena based Richardson Pioneer Men’s Fastball teams opened their season Sunday in Wadena with the Rosebud Royals defeating the Wadena Wildcats. The game was a close affair after 5 innings with the Royals leading by only one. Royals catcher Scott Comfort lead off the 6th with a solo Home Run that seemed to get the batters on both teams rolling. The Royals picked up the win with a final score of 19-12. Winning pitcher for the Royals was Steve Moulding with Greg Tokarchuk closing out the game. The Wildcats sent Nathan Pomedli, Koltin Paquachan and Lucas Ochitwa to the mound. Notable days at the plate include the Wildcats Josh Paquachan going 4-4, the Royals Lance Holowaty going 3-3 with a walk and Greg Tokarchuk reaching base all 5 at bats.
WP: Steve Moulding (Royals)
HR: Scott Comfort (Royals)
Finals Score: Rosebud Royals 19 / Wadena Wildcats 12 (for box score visit richardsonpioneerfastball.ca)
Rosebud’s Next Game is Tuesday at 7:00 in Wynyard against the Blues while Wadena visits the Fishing Lake Cubs Wednesday at 7:00.