LETHBRIDGE, Alberta – Making the most of its opportunities, the Billings Royals scored three unearned runs in the sixth inning for a 3-1 victory over the Lethbridge Elks on Thursday night in the semifinal of the Class AA American Legion State Tournament.
As the State AA Legion baseball tournament begins Tuesday, Tanner Leenknecht’s career with the Billings Royals is nearing its conclusion. But … wow. What a way to go out.
The Billings Royals eclipsed the 40-win plateau with two victories over conference foe Lethbridge on Tuesday at Dehler Park.
MISSOULA -- The Billings Royals scored three runs in the first inning and three more in the second on the way to a 14-2 romp over Missoula in American Legion baseball on Monday.
Tanner Leenknecht launched three home runs and had five RBIs in a 12-3 Billings Royals win over Medicine Hat on Saturday at Dehler Park.
The Billings Royals swept the Helena Senators 6-4 and 5-2 in Class American Legion baseball at Dehler Park on Thursday.
The Billings Royals ran their season record to 33-11 on Saturday with two more American Legion baseball victories at the Gopher Classic tournament in Minnesota.
The Billings Royals began play on Friday at the Gopher Classic in Minnesota by blanking Woodbury Blue, Minn., 6-0 and Omaha Roncalli, Neb., 1-0 in American Legion baseball.
BOZEMAN -- Matt Dillon went 4 for 4 and scored three runs Saturday and the Billings Royals beat Bozeman 6-4 at the Bucks’ American Legion baseball tournament.
The Billings Royals erupted for 10 runs in the third inning en route to a 17-1 victory over Gillette (Wyo.) at the Goldsmith Gallery Jewelers/Make-A-Wish Foundation American Legion baseball tournament at Dehler Park Friday.
MISSOULA -- Wyatt Summers tossed a one-hitter and teammate Austin Vogel belted four doubles on Thursday night as the Billings Royals blanked the Spokane 49ers 13-0 in American Legion baseball.
HELENA -- The Billings Royals swept a conference doubleheader from Helena on Tuesday. Billings beat the Senators 11-5 in the opener and 6-3 in the nightcap.
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- The Billings Royals split their season-opening doubleheader with Post 22 of Rapid City on Saturday, winning the opener 16-7 and falling 8-6 in the second game.
Three local baseball players were invited to play in the prestigious Las Vegas Desert Fall Baseball Classic next weekend.