MIDWAY VICTORIOUS IN ANNUAL TOURNEY
Midway Tavern of Hermiston topped the 32-team field at the annual La Grande Optimist Club Mens Moonlight Softball Tournament.
Midway Tavern beat La Grandes Rain Roofing 23-17 in the Sunday title contest.
Rain Roofing beat The Wrangler of Bend 29-28 in the battle for second and third place.
Steve Cain of Midway Tavern won the MVP award for the three-day tournament, which started Friday and ended Sunday evening with non-stop play.
La Grande Optimist Mens Moonlight Softball Tournament
Friday through Sunday at Pioneer Park
1st place Midway Tavern of Hermiston; 2nd place Rain Roofing of La Grande; 3rd place The Wrangler of Bend; 4th place Long Branch of La Grande; 5th place Elkhorn Saloon of Sumpter; 6th place Pendleton Merchants; 7th place (tie) Boise Sox and Century 21 of Pendleton.
Consolation champion Pendleton Flour Mills.
MVP Steve Cain, Midway Tavern.
Midway Tavern Cain, Jeff Gritz, Glenn Phillips; Rain Roofing Paul Phillips, Troy Bidwell, Ron Moschkau; The Wrangler Eugene Graham; Long Branch Lloyd Gage, Kevin Calhoun; Elkhorn Saloon Bryan Stevens, Cold Nudd; Pendleton Merchants Ryan Heinrich; Boise Sox Casey Crawl; Century 21 John Hughes.