Firecracker Tournament: Post 22 falls to Premier West on opening day

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Fourth of July just wouldn’t be complete without fireworks, apple pie and baseball.

Speaking of baseball, the Firecracker Tournament kicked off Thursday at the Black Hills Surgical Hospital Ballpark in Rapid City.

Post 22 wrapped up the first day of action by taking Premier West out of Denver.

The Hardhats scored first with an RBI single by Alex Dietrich in the second inning.

But Premier West scored three runs in the top of the third and defeated Post 22, 7-2.


Firecracker Tournament

Scores from Thursday, June 30

Rock Canyon 7, Rocky Mountain 4

Missoula 10, Rock Canyon 5

Millard South 8, Missoula 2

Papillion 5, Terre Haute 4

Premier West 7, RC Post 22 – 2


Schedule for Friday, July 1

9 a.m.     Rock Canyon vs Millard South

11:30 a.m.    Premier West vs Terre Haute

2 p.m.      Premier West vs Missoula

4:30 p.m.    RC Post 22 vs Papillion

7 p.m.       RC Post 22 vs Rocky Mountain

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