CHEYENNE – Ty Lobmeyer tossed a complete game to help the Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 Hawks to a 7-5 victory over Vauxhall, Alberta, in an elimination game at the Northwest Class A Regional tournament in Cody.
Lobmeyer scattered 10 hits across his seven innings of work, striking out two and walking just three.
Cheyenne (40-21-1) trailed 5-2 heading into the fifth inning. The Hawks took advantage of three errors, and push across four runs in that frame to take a 6-5 lead.
Cheyenne got an insurance run in the sixth when Tyler Schlagel doubled to right field scoring Ben Bohlman from first base.
Guy Andren, Kaden Anderson, Fisher Brown, Keegan Bartlett and Kelden Hastings also had hits for the Hawks. Andren’s knock was a double.
Brown was credited with a pair of RBIs, while Anderson and Hastings also had one RBI apiece.
The Hawks face the Burley (Idaho) Green Sox in the semifinals at 4 p.m. today.
CHEYENNE 7, VAUXHALL 5
Cheyenne…… 001 141 0 – 7 6 1
Vauxhall…… 011 300 0 – 5 10 5
Cheyenne pitching: Lobmeyer and Anderson. Vauxhall pitching: Vulcano, Becker (6) and Fujita.
W: Lobmeyer (9-3). L: Vulcano.
2B: Cheyenne 2 (Andren, Schlagel); Vauxhall 1 (Vulcano).