Dudes of the Day
Pitcher — Josh Lappas: 2IP, 4K, 1H
Game 1 at UTA ended in a 4-3 victory for the Blackhawks over Mac N Seitz Austin. On the mound, Baylor Hinz threw five innings with three earned runs and two walks. Carlos Tavera closed the game in one inning and recorded two strikeouts to pick up the save and pitcher of the game. For Mac N Seitz, Jamie Mitchell went 2-3 with one triple and one run. For the Blackhawks, Mateo Gil went 1-2 with one triple, one RBI, and one run scored to pick up hitter of the game.
In Game 2 at UTA, Mac N Seitz Austin defeated Texas Stix South, 12-10. For the Stix, Matthew Hickey went 3-4 with one double, three RBIs, and two runs scored. Dominic Legato went 3-4 with two RBIs and two runs for Mac N Seitz. Both players were named hitters of the game.
Pro Source Athletics defeated Texas Stix South, 7-4, in Game 3 at UTA. On the mound, Wyatt Hasson threw 3.1 innings and struck out three. Hasson didn’t walk any players and gave up no runs to pick up pitcher of the game. On offense, Connor Mushinski dished it out as he went 2-3 with one triple and one RBI. Mushinski also scored two runs and swiped one bag on his way to hitter of the game.
Texas Blackhawks defeated Pro Source Athletics, 8-4, in Game 4 at UTA. Titus Gusset threw two innings and struck out one with no runs allowed to pick up pitcher of the game. Andrew Rangel went 2-3 with three RBIs and two runs scored. Rangel was named hitter of the game.
Cross Austin came through in the clutch as Game 1 at Weatherford ended in a 9-9 tie between Texas Stix 17U Heitz andBanditos Williams. Austin came to the plate down two runs with one runner on and two outs. Austin then drilled a home run to tie the game up. Austin ended the morning going 2-4 with one double, one home run, and two RBIs. Stix’s Michael Chambers went 2-3 with one double and three RBIs. Both Austin and Chambers were named hitters of the game.
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In Game 2 at Weatherford, Texas Stix 17U Heitz defeated the Columbia Angels, 12-6. Michael Chambers and Ulysses Cantueach had three RBIs for the Stix. Trevor Jurecka went 2-3 with two stolen bases. Jurecka also had two diving catches and was named player of the game.
Brennan Lucas‘ day wasn’t enough as Twelve 16U Silver fell to the Columbia Angels, 6-3, in Game 3 at Weatherford. Lucas went 2-3 with two home runs and three RBIs to pick up hitter of the game. On the mound, Josh Lappas threw two innings and struck out four on his way to pitcher of the game.
DFW Twins Wimpee defeated the Airhogs, 12-2, in Game 4 at Weatherford. Pitcher of the game was Joe Fragano who threw five innings and struck out two with four hits and two runs. Cole Maxwell went 3-3 with three RBIs and Camden Harrisonwent 3-4 with two doubles and three RBIs. Both Maxwell and Harrison were named hitters of the game.
Game 1 at TCU ended in a 12-4 victory for Twelve Silver over Oklahoma Fuel. Twelve threw five pitchers with Joshua Jiralsticking out the most going two innings and striking out two with zero base runners. Jiral was named pitcher of the game.Zane Hyatt went 3-4 with one double and one RBI. Brandon Holdren went 2-4 with one double and one RBI. Matt Zunigawent 1-3 with one double and two runs scored. Daniel Budke went 2-4 with one double and two RBIs. And Lamar Sparkswent 2-3 with one triple, one double, and three RBIs to pick up hitter of the game.
In Game 2 at TCU, NTXBC Dirtbags shutout Oklahoma Fuel, 6-0. Matthew Espinosa came in relief to throw five innings and strike out four with one hit allowed. Espinosa was named pitcher of the game. Hunter Harp and Mason Peterson both went 2-3 with one double and two RBIs each. Jake Pelton went 3-3 with one RBI and was named hitter of the game.
Banditos Williams defeated Dallas Tigers Woods, 6-4, in Game 3 at TCU. Cole Schroeder shut things down as he came in two pitch the final two innings. Schroeder ended up getting the win and was named pitcher of the game. On offense for the Banditos, Jimmy Dermody went 1-2 with two RBIs and one run scored to pick up hitter of the game.
Fort Worth Cats White defeated NTXBC Dirtbags, 15-3, in Game 4 at TCU. For the Cats, Seth Boleman went 3-3 with three runs scored. Reese McDonald went 2-3 with one double, two RBIs, and three runs scored. Andrew Tri went 3-3 with one double, three RBIs, and three runs scored to pick up hitter of the game. On the mound, Matthew Shunk threw four innings and struck out one to pick up pitcher of the game.