Peppers cooled in Summerland tourney

Vernon H&L Glass Chili Peppers went 1-2 at a Pee Wee girls fastball tournament in Summerland.

Vernon H&L Glass Chili Peppers went 1-2 at a Pee Wee girls fastball tournament in Summerland.

The Peppers opened with a loss to Castlegar with Lexie Edwards and Alabama Chevrier handling the pitching duties. Bailey Williamson reached base three times in the defeat while Sydney Hughes and Chevier reached base twice.

Jonesey was Vernon’s game MVP.

H&L Glass rebounded to knock off Penticton 15-8 with game MVP Jaimee Gosselin and Chevrier responsible for the pitching duties.

Offensively, Gosselin had two triples and a single, Hughes had three singles and a walk and Ali Roine added a triple and a single.

Vernon finished off the tournament with a tough last-inning loss to Kelowna.

Edwards was the game MVP, while Gosselin, who teamed up with Chevrier to handle the pitching, reached base twice, and Hughes got on base once.

The Best Western Plus Vernon Lodge Roadrunners are off to a 3-0 start in midget girls action.

The Roadrunners won their season opener, 8-6 over Kelowna, April 26. They won their second game (no score reported) and took their third game, 10-2, over another Kelowna squad, with strong performances from all players at the plate and in the field.