RTL Major Baseball Still in Aquilio Title Chase
The Roosevelt Trail League (RTL) had one team left standing in the all-star tournaments.
The Major baseball squad was still in action on Wednesday, July 13, in the consolation bracket of the Daniel J. Aqulio III Tournament.
Both Minor and Junior baseball were eliminated from further play earlier in the week.
On July 7, RTL lost to Blue Ridge, 10-4, in the championship bracket of the Daniel J. Aquilio III Tournament.
In consolation bracket play on July 9, RTL defeated Montrose, 7-3.
RTL improved to 5-3 in the post-season with a 14-3 win over Allegheny Mountain on July 11.
The victory moved RTL into the consolation bracket final against Blue Ridge. The game was slated for July 13. The winner advanced to face Southern Tioga for the tournament championship.
On July 6, RTL, playing in the championship bracket of the Joe Shaw Memorial Tournament, lost to NEBALL, 13-12.
Dropping to the tournament’s consolation bracket, RTL defeated Blue Ridge, 19-4, on July 8.
RTL was ousted from the tournament by Southern Tioga, 15-14, on July 10.
The team finished all-star competition with a 3-5 record.
RTL was eliminated from the tournament with a 15-10 loss to Southern Tioga in consolation bracket play on July 7.
The Junior squad completed all-star competition with a 1-4 record