The Kenai American Legion Post 20 Twins baseball team was bumped into the losers’ bracket at the state tournament Wednesday with a 10-2 loss to East Anchorage at Mulcahy Stadium in Anchorage.
The Twins will face Service today at 11 a.m. in the double-elimination tournament.
East led 6-2 after six innings, and tacked on four in the seventh inning.
The Twins plated a run in the third when luke Oliver walked, stole second and scored on a single by Kevin Epperheimer. Luke Gilbert scored the Twins’ second run of the game on a solo home run in the fifth.
Thunderbirds 10, Twins 2
East Anchorage 102 300 4 10 10 1
Kenai 001 010 0 2 6 3
Beltz and Plancich; Isaacs, Stalker (5), Mabeus (7) and E. Waters. W Beltz. L Isaacs. 2B East, Lumbkin, Plancich. 3B East, Nading. HR Twins, Gilbert.
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