KENAI, AK — The Napoleon River Bandits opened the Bill Miller Big Fish Tournament with a 8-2 victory over Rhode Island on Tuesday morning.
Eight different Bandits drove in a run each while pounding out 10 hits. Landon Willeman, Austin Lichty, Caleb Frank and Nate Vold each had two singles.
Daryke Bass picked up the ‘W’ for Napoleon allowing a run in four innings with two strikeouts.
The Bandits improve to 20-9 on the season and would face East River Legion on Tuesday night, which wasn’t complete as of press time.
Rhode Island 001 100 0— 2 5 3
Napoleon 200 420 x — 8 10 1
Records: Napoleon 20-9.
Winning pitcher: Daryke Bass (4 innings, 1 run, 3 hits, 2 strikeouts, 0 walks). Other: Christian Petersen.
Leading hitters: (Napoleon) — Landon Willeman 2 singles; Austin Lichty 2 singles; Caleb frank 2 singles; Nate Vold 2 singles.