TRF hosts Cal Ripken, Babe Ruth baseball tournaments

by Scott DCamp
Sports Editor
 
A total of 44 teams participated in five baseball tournaments in Thief River Falls this past weekend. 
Thief River Falls was a fourth place finishers with a 1-2 record in the age 13-15 Babe Ruth Tournament. 
The 12U Prowlers took second in the National Division pool and defeated Cloquet 8-6 to win the third place game. 
The 11U Prowlers went 2-1 in the National Division pool and lost 12-1 to Park Rapids in the third place game. 
The Thief River Falls 10U was placed in the silver division three-team bracket after a 1-1 record in group play. The Prowers drew a first round bye, lost to Moorhead 5-3, defeated Warroad 2-0 and fell again to Moorhead 11-7 in the silver divison championship game.
The 9U Prowlers went 1-1 during Friday’s seeding games to earn the fourth seed in the seven-team field. The Prowlers posted a 2-1 record in Saturday’s bracketed tournament defeating Park River B 16-2; falling 12-1 to eventual champ Grand Forks; before concluding the tournament with a 3-2 win over Park River G in the third place game.  
Results
12U
• Friday June 16 – EGF 5, Roseau 4; Moorhead 8, TRF 1; Cloquet 9, Roseau 6; Cloquet 11, Warroad 3; Park River 5, Crookston 1; Crookston 6, Moorhead 2; EGF 12, Warroad 5; TRF 11, Park River 1. 
• Saturday, June 17 – Roseau 8, Warroad 6; EGF 11, Cloquet 3; Moorhead 9, Park River 8; seventh place game: Warroad 9, Crookston 7; fifth place game: Roseau 13, Park River 1; third place game: TRF 8, Cloquet 6; championship: EGF 3, Moorhead 2.
11U
• Friday, June 16 – TRF 5, Park River 4; Fargo Nationals 5, Warroad 3; Fargo 13, Park River 3; Roseau 12, Fargo Nationals 1; TRF 6, Bemidji 2; Park Rapids 11, Warroad 0; Roseau 5, Park Rapids 2; Fargo 14, Bemidji 2.
• Saturday, June 17 – Roseau 12, Warroad 1; Bemidji 5, Park Rapids 1; Park Rapids 7, Fargo Nationals 0; Fargo 7, TRF 0; seventh place game: Park River 12, Warroad 5; fifth place game: Bemidji 9, Fargo Nationals 2; third place game: Park Rapids 12, TRF 1; championship: Fargo 11, Roseau 3. 
10U
n Preliminaries, Friday, June 16 – Cloquet 6, TRF 2; Bemidji 5, Crookston 0; Cloquet 5, Park River 3; Warroad 10, Crookston 3; EGF 17, Moorhead 3; TRF 12, Park River 0; Moorhead 4, Roseau 3; Bemidji 5, Warroad 4; EGF 13, Roseau 3.
• Bronze Division/third place pool – Park River 10, Roseau 3; Park River 7, Crookston 6; Roseau 10, Crookston 0; championship: Park River 11, Roseau 1. 
• Silver Division/second place pool – Moorhead 8, Warroad 4; Moorhead 5, TRF 3; TRF 2, Warroad 0; championship: Moorhead 11, TRF 7. 
• Gold Division/first place pool – Cloquet 8, EGF 6; Cloquet 8, Bemidji 7; EGF 2, Bemidji 1; championship: EGF 9, Cloquet 4. 
9U
• Friday, June 16 – Grand Forks 4, Bemidji 3; Park River B 12, Warroad 1; Park River G 14, Roseau 4; Park River G 14, Warroad 3; Bemidji 13, TRF 3; Grand Forks 20, Roseau 2; TRF 4, Park River B 3. 
• Saturday, June 17 – first round: Grand Forks – bye, TRF 16, Park River B 2; Park River Green 14, Roseau 1; Bemidji 12, Warroad 1; semifinals: Grand Forks 12, TRF 1; Bemidji 7, Park River G 3; third place game: TRF 3, Park River G 2; championship: Grand Forks 14, Bemidji 0.