Post 22 suffers first loss at the Firecracker Tournament


RAPID CITY, S.D. – Post 22 entered day three of the Firecracker Tournament with a perfect 3-0 record.

The Hardhats were hoping to stay undefeated as they squared off against the Missoula Mavericks on Friday night.

However, the Boys of Summer fell behind early and couldn’t come back as Missoula defeated Post 22, 7-3.

Dane Fraser went three-for-four at the plate and had two RBIs for the Mavericks.

The Hardhats were led by Jake Goble who also had two RBIs.

Post 22 will wrap up pool play on Saturday with a game against Gillette at 7:30 p.m.


Featured Highlights from Friday

Missoula 7, Post 22 – 3

Rocky Mountain 5, Gillette Riders 4

Gillette Riders


Firecracker Tournament

Scores from Friday

Rocky Mountain 5, Gillette 4

Missoula 7, Sterling 2

Rocky Mountain 11, Premier West 10

Gillette 9, Sterling 8

Missoula 7, Post 22 – 3



Firecracker Tournament Standings

Missoula                     3-1

Post 22                        3-1

Rocky Mountain       3-1

Gillette Riders           2-1

Premier West            0-3

Sterling                      0-4



Schedule for Saturday, July 4

12 p.m.     Rocky Mountain vs Missoula

2:30 p.m.   Sterling vs Premier West

5 p.m.        Gillette vs Premier West

7:30 p.m.   Post 22 vs Gillette

10 p.m.      FIREWORKS

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