Chukars Drop Season Opening Doubleheader
(IDAHO FALLS, ID) — The Idaho Falls Chukars celebrated their 2013 Pioneer League Championship in between games of the season opening double header against the visiting Orem Owlz on Tuesday. There wasn’t much to celebrate before or after that. The Chukars lost the first game 12-3 after going up 2-0 in the first inning. In the night cap, the Owlz topped the Chukars 5-2. The doubleheader was necessary after Monday’s scheduled game was rained out. Both games on Tuesday was only seven innings. The Chukars will try for their first win of the season Wednesday night against the Orem Owlz at Melaleuca Field. Game time is 7:15 pm.