Local legion teams battle at BP tourney

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:55

Chugiak went 1-2 and Eagle River finished 0-3 through the pool play portion of the BP Invitational American Legion Baseball Tournament at Mulcahy Stadium in Anchorage.

Chugiak fell 11-1 to Dimond on Thursday, then walloped South 15-4 on Saturday before falling 11-1 to Napoleon, Ohio, Saturday evening.

Sam Hall went 2-for-3 with three RBI in Chugiak’s win over South. Ian Frizelle and Braden Shackelford also had two hits each for the Mustangs. Frizelle struck out four Wolverines in 4 1/3 innings to earn the win.

Eagle River dropped a 12-3 decision to Walla Walla, Washington on Friday, then lost 8-1 to Service and 10-4 to East on a drizzly Saturday at Mulcahy.

The tournament concludes Sunday with placement games based on pool play records. For live scoring and updates, visit the Alaska American Legion website.

Thursday, July 6

Dimond 11, Chugiak 1

Friday, July 7

Chugiak 15, South 4

Walla Walla 12, Eagle River 3

Napoleon 11, Chugiak 1

Saturday, July 8

Service 8, Eagle River 1

East 10, Eagle River 4

Sunday, July 9

TBD

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