Chukars fight fatigue, fend off Owlz

POSTED: 06:00 PM MDT Jul 29, 2013    UPDATED: 10:45 PM MDT Jul 29, 2013 

After getting back to Idaho Falls from Grand Junction four hours late, at 8:15 a.m., the Idaho Falls Chukars beat the Orem Owlz 8-7 Monday night to open the four-game series. The loss for the Owlz eliminates them from the first-half winner's playoff spot.