10u Black played in the championship game on Sunday afternoon at the Beloit Spring Tournament. The team rallied late in the championship game, nearly mounting a come-from-behind victory in the last inning. The team showed strong offense in the effort, but lost 13-11 to the Diamond Starz. Congratulations to 10u Black on a well-played tournament!
Welles Park 14U team makes it to championship game
Welles Park Wolverines 14U drops high-scoring affair to Brookfield, 9-8
Welles Park Wolverines 14U lost a battle of the bats on Sunday at 10201 Bond, Westchester, IL 60154, falling short in a 9-8 ballgame against TBD.
Rigel Verciglio racked up two RBIs on two hits for Wolverines 14U. He singled in the second and sixth innings.
Brookfield's Cole, Mark, Zach C and Gabe combined for six hits and four RBIs.
Brookfield jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first. The Brookfield attack began with a single from Cole.
After posting two runs in the fourth, Welles Park Wolverines 14U again scored two in the fifth. In the fourth, Wolverines 14U scored on a two-run single by James Barrera, scoring Evan Keenan and Henry Persons.
After a quick strike from Wolverines 14U, Brookfield responded with six runs in the fourth. Brookfield scored on an RBI triple by Zach C, an RBI single by Will D, a single by Gabe, an error, an RBI single by Marco, and an RBI triple by Mark.
Brookfield brought home one run in the fifth inning, and matched that run total in the Sixth. In the fifth, Brookfield scored on an RBI double by Zach C, scoring Gunnar.
The game's last lead went to Brookfield thanks to a sixth inning rally that saw one run cross the plate on an error.