Sun Devils drop first game in International Baseball Tourney

By Doug Collins
July 7, 2017 - 6:48am Updated: July 7, 2017 - 10:37am

KAMLOOPS —Alaska Goldpanners got off to a fast start and never looked back, beating the Kamloops Sun Devils 6-1 in the feature game of day 1 of the Kamloops International Baseball tournament last night.

Panners got 2 in the 1st, and 1 each in the 2nd, 3rd and 4th.

They pounded out 13 hits en route to the win. Only one player on the field failed to get at least one hit. 

Alex Reid took the loss for the Sun Devils, who got their only run in the 8th inning.

Northwest Honkers beat St. Albert 9-2. Honkers are next up for the Sun Devils tonight at 7.

The Honkers hit St. Albert pitching for 16 hits in that game.

In Pool A, Seattle Studs and Everett won their games. Action resumes at 10 this morning with Everett taking on the Highline Bears.

Seattles Studs manager a KIBT fixture since 1980