Sylvan Lake Gulls 5-Fort McMurray Giants 4
Another solid effort Friday night at Gulls Stadium earned the home team a 5-4 victory over the Ft. Mac Giants.
In front of over 1,300 fans, Ryun Cross pitched six innings, faced 23 batters and had five strikeouts for the Gulls.
Kyle Froelich got Sylvan Lake going with a homerun in the bottom of the second. Then with the bases loaded Ben Prediger hit a double to put the home side up 4-0 in the fourth.
The Giants weren't done though. With 3 runs in the 7th and another to tie in the 8th, it looked like the game was going to extra innings.
In the bottom of the 8th, with bases loaded Kyle Froelich would once again come home to put The Gulls up 5-4.
The two teams will play again tonight. Game time 7:05 at Gulls Stadium.