The first week of the New Year was the last week of games for the South Maui Men's Softball League.
At the South Maui Community Park field on Tuesday, Jan. 3, Chico's picked up their first win of the season (12-8) over Ten10Ten10Ten, followed by The Prospects' 11-1 rout of Korrupt. The Bomb Squad scored three runs in the bottom of the last inning to edge out Bud-Y-Za 10-9 in the final game of the night.
On Wednesday, Blue Collar sent Bud-Y-Za to another tough loss, 9-8, Put Out The Fire edged out Green18 10-9, and with their hard fought 9-4 win over Caged, Last Place finished an undefeated (14-0) and finished in first place.
Games on Jan. 5 opened with Head First knocking off Chico's 13-5. The Prospects rolled past Green18 9-4, and the evening ended with Korrupt beating the Cove Park Bruddas 10-7.
A six-team, single elimination playoff will be held Jan. 11 and 12 at the South Maui Community Park field with games starting at 6 p.m. both nights.
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