Stettler advances to mosquito provincials championship round

The Stettler Sliders keep on truckin’ in the provincial mosquito baseball playoffs.

The Stettler Sliders keep on truckin’ in the provincial mosquito baseball playoffs.

Stettler won all three of its games in second-round action on the weekend in Red Deer.

Now sporting a perfect 6-0 record through two weeks of the provincial playoffs, Stettler has advanced to the championship round of the Baseball Alberta provincials. The site of the provincials is to be determined within the week.

Last weekend, Stettler defeated host Red Deer 22-12 in five innings Saturday.

The Sliders played back-to-back games Sunday in 30-plus C heat, but stayed on course in beating Drayton Valley 24-13 in six innings and Wainwright 20-8 in five innings.