A Wheatland Lobo pitcher winds and delivers during Friday evening's elimination game against the Torrington Tigers. The Lobos lost both games at district. They lost 17-8 to Laramie and 7-1 to Torrington.
WHEATLAND – The Wheatland Lobos American Legion baseball team went 5-2 last week to improve to 22-14 on the season.
The week was highlighted with a 7-6 and 15-7 sweep over the Douglas Cats.
The Lobos then traveled to Rapid City, S.D. for the Rapid City Tubbs Tournament.
They won their first three games and lost their last two.
On Thursday, they defeated Sturgis, S.D. 4-3. They bounced back to defeat the Cheyenne Hawks 9-4 on Friday.
Saturday featured a twin bill with the Colorado Legends and Boulder, Colo.
They defeated the Legends, 11-3, but lost to Boulder 14-10.
The tournament wrapped up Sunday with a 9-8 loss to the Rapid City Expos.
The Lobos season will continue this week with a pair of conference games. They will play host to Rock Springs Wednesday and Jackson Thursday. Both games begin at 5:30 p.m. and will be a nine-inning match up.
AA South Standings (Conference, Overall):
Wheatland Lobos 1-0 22-14
Jackson Giants 1-0 29-22
Cheyenne Hawks 0-1 21-20
Archie Hay Post 24 0-1 3-18