Northstars suffer first conference loss
July 1, 2002
The Lethbridge Miners came to town Sunday with hopes of putting a dent in the Havre Northstars' perfect conference record. After losing the first Northern District Class A game, 8-7, in extra innings, the Miners accomplished their goal, defeating the Northstars 4-1.
"We knew going in they were going to be tough but we expected to win both of them, definitely," rightfielder Daine Solomon said. "We made a few mental mistakes and had some missed signs that probably cost us the game. We had one inning that killed us."
Defense saved the Northstars (17-1) in the second, third and fourth innings,...