Little League Playoffs Continue
Pool play in the Little League District 15 playoffs opened last weekend for the three Roosevelt Trail League (RTL) baseball teams.
The RTL’s Major softball team was eliminated from further play after completing pool play over the weekend.
The RTL Minor squad began Mid-East pool play on June 25 with a 10-3 loss at Athens. On June 26, Sayre defeated RTL, 14-7.
RTL scored its first win on June 27, defeating Towanda, 15-5.
The final pool game with NEBALL was suspended on June 28 because of rain.
On June 24, RTL opened Mid-East division pool play with a 2-0 loss to Sayre. It then lost to Athens, 12-5, on June 26.
RTL defeated Towanda, 13-0, on June 27.
The final pool game with Troy was suspended on June 28 because of rain.
RTL, competing in the East division, lost to Towanda, 6-1, in its pool play opener on June 25. The team was slated to conclude pool play with a home game against Athens on June 29.
RTL scored its first win in East division pool play with a 14-8 win over Susquehanna County on June 22.
However, after losing to Tunkhannock, 18-8, on June 23, RTL dropped to 1-3 and failed to advance to the championship bracket.