The Senior League Mariners are going for gold!
The Southern Mariners Senior League team were the first team into the “gold medal” game with a complete performance, defeating the Athletics team 6-0 last night at Geelong.
Tim Lane threw the complete game of 5 innings (reduced due to weather) and kept the best Athletics team hitless throughout the night in a fine display of pitching.
The powerful Mariners lineup scored 3 runs in the first and second innings to end up comfortable victors.
The gold medal game will be played from 5.30 Saturday afternoon where the Mariners will play the winner from the Diamondbacks is or Athletics to be played earlier in the afternoon.
The Junior League Mariners unfortunately lost both games on Friday, including a close 4-3 loss to the Diamondbacks, which left them in 4th after pool play. They will playoff for 4th and 5th on Saturday morning.
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