U16B ROYALS REBELS capture BRONZE at PROVINCIALS in REGINA!
In Friday’s Round Robin Play the Regina Royals REBELS defeated the Watrous Royals 15-9 in 8 innings, then defeated the Swift Current Sonic 12-10 again in 8 innings. Saturday saw Mother Nature step in with rain pushing back many games. Royals Rebels were on diamonds at 7am Sunday. Royals REBELS defeated the Prince Albert Aces 17-2 in 3 innings completing there round robin play. The Royals REBELS were again Victorious defeating the Regina Lazers 18-16 in 8 innings in the Quarter-final. In the Semi-Final the Royals REBELS came up against the Macklin Lakers. Royals REBELS took an early lead, however the Macklin team kept chipping away at that lead. In the 6th inning Macklin took a 9-8 lead. In the top of the 7th Royals Rebels scored 2 more runs to regain the lead. With 2 out in the bottom of the 7th, Macklin scored 2 runs on a good hit to win 10-11. Mother Nature again stepped in with warnings of a tornado, Provincials came to an end. The extremely long hot day and multiple games played a toll on the Royals REBELS, but was a satisfying end to a Season with a 25-3 record. Winning* GOLD* in Moose Jaw at the beginning of June to* BRONZE* at Provincials !