The Gillette Roughriders closed out their regular season with a pair of home losses, over the weekend.
On Friday, the Riders were beaten 6-1 by Casper. Gillette was then defeated 11-1, Saturday in seven innings, by Cheyenne Post 6.
The Roughriders kept Saturday's game close through the first four innings. It was tied at one, after three, and Cheyenne led 2-1 after four, before exploding for five runs in the top of the fifth, and adding two runs in both the sixth and seventh innings.
The Riders were outhit, significantly, on both Friday and Saturday. Casper had 14 hits, compared to Gillette's four, on Friday. On Saturday, Post 6 outhit the Roughriders 16-5.
Gillette finishes with a 29-41 regular season record. They'll travel to Cheyenne for the State Tournament, which starts Wednesday.