Mellieha Northenders vs Sliema Patriots

National Slowpitch League 18 February 2024 - 09:00
Marsa Baseball Field




The two teams vying for 1st place, the Sliema Patriots and the Mellieha Northenders, squared off for a crucial double-header on Sunday.

The Patriots started off hot! Offensive contributions from Sliema’s own Dillon Adams and first baseman Alvin Barroso led the Patriots to an early 9-run lead by the 3rd inning. In the 4th inning, the Northenders’ offense came alive, scoring 4 runs in back-to-back innings.

Sliema continued cushioning their lead with extra base hits from Alvin Barroso who also drove in an impressive 6 runs. Mellieha rallied late, scoring 3 runs in the 6th inning, but this was not enough to overcome their deficit. The game ended with a score of 17-11 in favour of the Patriots.

The 4-hit performance from Dillon Adams was the deciding factor which put the Patriots on top, earning him MVP of the game.


Date Time League Season
18 February 2024 09:00 National Slowpitch League 2023 / 2024


Marsa Baseball Field