The Roswell Invaders (27-10) and the Alpine Cowboys (20-17) each put runners in scoring position on Saturday, but the Roswell Invaders capitalized on more RBI opportunities, pulling out a 7-5 win at Joe Bauman Park.
Roche Woodard had a busy day at the plate, collecting two extra-base hits. He doubled in the fifth inning and homered in the sixth inning.
Lance Fairchild had an impressive outing against the Alpine Cowboys lineup. Fairchild held the Alpine Cowboys hitless over one inning, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three.
Ariel Adut racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Alpine Cowboys. He tripled in the first innings and singled in the third and fifth innings.
Ryan Calby recorded his first win of the year for the Roswell Invaders. Calby struck out one, walked none and gave up one hit.
David Gates (0-1) was the games losing pitcher. He lasted just one-third of an inning, walked three, struck out none, and allowed two runs.
The Roswell Invaders were sparked by Woodard and Joey Miller, who teamed up for four hits and four RBIs.