Three C-I teams advance out of ‘EE’ Districts
The MSF District 6 Men’s Class “EE” slowpitch softball tournament was hosted July 28-29 at Sandquist Family Park, with the top six teams earning berths in the ‘EE’ State tournament at Rogers Aug. 10-12.
R.O.C. (Robert Olson Construction) out of the Chisago County League took top honors at the tourney, coming through the back door to defeat runner-up JARI’s Boys of the Chisago League twice in the championship games, including winning 17-5 in the final match-up.
Who’z Up led the eight Cambridge-Isanti Men’s League entrants in the tourney by placing 3rd. Ringers out of Askov was 4th. Also advancing to State from the C-I League were Patriot Lanes/Precision Auto and the Ideal Bulldogs who tied for 5th.
The next big tournament hosted at Sandquist Park by the Cambridge-Isanti Softball Association will be the Aug. 17-19 MSF Women’s DD and D tourneys, with over 30 teams expected in town that weekend.
C-I Softball Leagues
Thursday Men’s League: Bulldogs 19-1; Who’z Up 17-3; Patriot Lanes 17-3; Studweiser’s 14-6; Team Lundeen 13-7; Thompson Construction 10-10; Leaf’s Towing 10-10; Sons of Pitches 8-12; TNT Construction 7-13; The Buzz 7-13; Isanti Hitmen 7-13; Clean Response 7-13; Muskrats 3-17; Sewer Dawgs 1-19.
Wednesday Women’s League: Misfits 16-4; Jailbirds 15-6; Screwballs 10-11; Twin City Security 8-11; NightHawks 6-14; Pine Brook Inn 6-15.
Tuesday Men’s 35-Over Masters FINAL: Kostecka Farms 12-0; Cambridge Legion 10-2; Wizards 6-6; Star 95 Car Wash 5-7; Team Fickle 5-7; Cambridge Bar & Grill 3-9; N.A.D.S. 1-11.
* 35-Over Double-elimination Playoffs begin Aug. 7: No. 2 Legion vs. No. 7 N.A.D.S; No. 3 Wizards vs. No. 6 Bar & Grill; No. 4 Star 95 vs. No. 5 Fickles; Kosteckas earn Round 1 bye.