Goldpanners and Chinooks split in double header

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CHUGIAK-The Alaska Goldpanners split last night's double header against the Chugiak Chinooks. In game one the Panners scored three runs in the top of the fourth and didn't look back in the 6-2 victory. Cody Nulph went 2-3, with a double, triple and two rbis. Mike Benson got the win scattering three hits and one earned in six innings of work.

The Chinooks bounced back in game two roaring back with a seven spot in the bottom of the 5th to win 9-8. The Goldpanners committed three errors in the second game and were up 5-2 before Chugiak's run. William Arendnt led the Chinooks with a 3-4, two run, two rbi performance.

That was just the sixth win of the summer for Chugiak. Alaska is now 14-6 overall and 4-5 in the ABL. The series finale in this best of three series is tonight at 7 p.m. in Chugiak.