IRMA, Alta. â€” Tyler Wells went 1-for-1 with a double for Kellyâ€™s Pub Canadians in a 9-3 loss to the Owen Sound Selects Wednesday.
The loss dropped the Newfoundland and Labrador representatives to a 1-4 record at the 2014 Canadian U21 menâ€™s softball championships in Irma, Alta. Wednesday afternoon.
Wells, a Coxâ€™s Cove native seeing limited action with the team, improved his batting average to .667 with two hits in three at-bats heading into a later game Wednesday against the Yorkton Blue Jays.
The utility player, who played three innings at second base against the Owen Sound squad, went 0-1 in Tuesday nightâ€™s 15-0 four-inning lost to the Saskatoon Diamondbacks.
Ed Hefferan went 1-for-2 with a walk to lead the way for Kellyâ€™s in Wednesdayâ€™s loss to the Selects. He was also 1-for-2 in a losing cause against the Diamondbacks.
Kellyâ€™s could only muster seven hits off winning pitcher Matt Wardrop, while committing three errors.
A playoff berth appears to be in jeopardy for the Wells and company.