|Post 6 Seniors end season with one-run loss|
Rocky Mount Post 6 second baseman Bryan Scalf (23) and shortstop Ryan Brewer (12) attempt to make play at second base on Vinton Post 80 baserunner Cristian Sowers (4). (Staff Photo by Steven Marsh)
Monday, July 22, 2013
SALEM -- Christiansburg Post 52, which entered the District 9 American Legion Seniors West Division baseball tournament with an 0-14 record, stayed alive in the double-elimination postseason event Sunday afternoon by edging Rocky Mount Post 6, 13-12, in an elimination game at Kiwanis Field.
Christiansburg, the No. 5 seed was scheduled to play the loser of Sunday's match-up between No. 1 seed Roanoke Post 3 and No. 2 seed Vinton Post 80 Sunday evening in an elimination game.
Post 6 (7-10), seeded No. 3, saw its season end with the loss, its third one-run setback this year.
Post 6 rebounded from its 13-0 opening-round loss to Post 80 on Friday at W.W. Naff Jr. Field by eliminating No. 4 seed Botetourt Post 240, 9-3, at Naff Field on Saturday.