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12 TEAMS TO COMPETE IN 38th RICE LAKE AQUAFEST INVITATIONAL MEN’S FASTPITCH TOURNAMENT

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

rice.lake.8web Men’s fastpitch action takes place at the 38th Annual Rice Lake Invitational Men’s Fastpitch Tournament, June 10-12, in Rice Lake, Wisc. Photo By BOB OTTO

By RONN KOPP / NAFA President

RICE LAKE, Wisc. – Eight teams from Wisconsin and four from Minnesota make up the roster of teams for the 38th Rice Lake Invitational Men’s Fastpitch Tournament to be held June 10-12, once again as part of the city’s Aquafest celebration.

Defending champion Tin Cup of St. Paul returns as does last year’s runner-up Ostrander Images of Ostrander, Minnesota. Len’s Automotive of St. Paul is once again in the tourney field while Odin Fastpitch of Odin, Minnesota makes its initial Aquafest Tournament appearance.

The Rice Lake Orangemen, the only team to have played in all 37 previous events, will once again serve as host team.

Other Wisconsin entries include Saw Dust City of Eau Claire, Animal House La Crosse, Striker’s Lanes of Baldwin, C.J.’s Bar-Pleasantville Lions of the Whitehall-Pleasantville area, Dugout Bar and Grill of Cushing, Ben’s Northern Bar of Luck, and 2015 NAFA class A national runner-up Meister’s Dairy of Muscoda.

Play begins Friday evening at Rice Lake’s Tate Park with games at 7:30 and 9:00 p.m. and continues all day Saturday with opening games at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday starting at 9:00 a.m. The event concludes early Sunday evening.

Ronn Kopp
ronnkopp@charter.net

Rice Lake, Wisc. Men’s Fastpitch Tournament

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

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By RONN KOPP / NAFA President

10 TEAMS TO COMPETE IN 36th RICE LAKE AQUAFEST INVITATIONAL MEN’S FASTPITCH TOURNAMENT

RICE LAKE, WISC. – Five teams from Wisconsin and five from Minnesota make up the roster of teams for the 36th Annual Rice Lake Invitational Men’s Fastpitch Tournament to be held June 13-15, once again in conjunction with the city’s annual Aquafest celebration.

Absent from the field is defending champion Wilber Lime of Galesville, eight-time tournament titlist, who ceased operations after capturing the North American Fastpitch Association “AA” championship in play at Des Moines, Iowa last August.

Wisconsin entries in the NAFA AA and A tournament include the Rice Lake Orangemen, the only team to have played in all 35 previous events, along with the La Crosse Athletics, Saw Dust City of Eau Claire, J.R. Sports of Arcadia, and defending Wisconsin state “A” division champion Bol’s Lanes of Baldwin.

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Saw Dust City downs Boulevard Bar to win Wanderoos tourney

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

WANDEROOS, WI – Saw Dust City claimed the championship of the Wanderoos Area Lions Club men’s fastpitch tournament, Aug. 3-5 by defeating Boulevard Bar from West St. Paul (MN) 4-1. The 53 Bar of Pleasantville, WI finished third with Farmington, WI notching fourth place.

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    FINAL STANDINGS
    1. Saw Dust City, Eau Claire (WI)
    2. Boulevard Bar, West St. Paul, MN
    3. 53 Bar, Pleasantville, WI
    4. Farmington (WI)
    5 & 6. Star Prairie and Bol’s (WI)
    7. Dug Out (WI)
    8 & 9. Wolf Creek and Scandia (MN)