Firecracker Tournament: Post 22 punches a ticket to the championship game
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Post 22 finally suffered its first loss at the Firecracker Tournament on Friday night.
The Hardhats fell behind early and lost to the Missoula Mavericks, 7-3.
Post 22 wrapped up pool play on Saturday evening against the Gillette Riders.
The Boys of Summer pulled away in the fifth inning and beat the Riders, 6-4.
The Hardhats were led by Jake Goble who hit a three-run homer in the fifth inning.
Post 22 will play Rocky Mountain on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. in the championship game.
Schedule for Sunday, July 5
9 a.m. Sterling vs Premier West (5th place game)
Noon Missoula vs Gillette (3rd place game)
2:30 p.m. Post 22 vs Rocky Mountain (championship game)