In an action-packed Slowpitch softball showdown, the Sliema Patriots secured a commanding 20-9 victory over the Mustangs. The game featured explosive offense from both teams, but it was the Patriots who ended up on top.
From the first inning, the Patriots set the tone with a quick 5-run start, matched by the Mustangs. However, the Patriots continued to surge, scoring 5 runs in each of the next two innings. The Mustangs struggled to keep pace, failing to score in the third inning.
The standout of the game was Richard Alvires of the Sliema Patriots, who blasted two home runs and drove in an impressive 6 runs, earning him the MVP title. Alvin Barroso’s pitching entrance in the top of the 3rd inning made it tough for the Mustangs to stage a comeback.
In the end, it was a thrilling showcase of Slowpitch softball, with the Sliema Patriots emerging as the dominant force in this high-scoring affair.