ROSS EMERSON LEAGUE STANDINGS ON 4/19/16
SCORES AND HIGHLIGHTS
Results for Tuesday, April 19
The flags were not raised for Opening Day of the Ross Emerson League, Spring 2016, but 90 senior softballer played some close and exciting games.
Good Sports take 2 close ones, 16-14 and 15-11 from Dust Busters; Don Juran has a bases clearing double to ensure win.
Senators take 2 from Fireballs 13-3 in the opener and 12-11. After taking the lead in the top of the 6th 8-7, the Senators scored 5 runs in the bottom half making it 12-8. With the heart of the order at bat in the 7th inning, the fireballs scored 3 runs and had the tying run on third, when pitcher Charley Johnson shut the door to secure a 12-11 victory.
The Rebels, after struggling last season; it might have been that all they needed was a name change. Under new management, Mike Newton led his team to a win the very first game of the season 9-8 over the Patriots. In the second game of the twin bill the Patriots prevailed 9-1 as Jorge Carmouze hit a home run on his 84th birthday.