Friday, July 8 (Five Tool I-35 Series (Powered by Oakley))

Dudes of the Day

Travis Walters (Arlington Heat 17U): 3IP, 5K, 0ER

Max Marusak (Amarillo Titans 2016): 2-3, HR, 2B, 3 RBI, SB, R

Willie Dennis (Building Champions 2018): 6IP, 8K, H

Christian Franklin (Building Champions 2018): 3-4, 3B, 2RBI, R

Coby Gray (C3 Futures 2019): 2-3, 3B, 2B, 4RBI

Kelan Foster (Performance Baseball 16U): 5.1IP, 6K 2H, 0ER

Deer Creek

Dallas Tigers Bustillos 2018 defeated Texas Oilers 2018, 8-7, in Game 1 at Deer Creek. Hitter of the game was Michael Betrus who went 2-3 with one double and two runs batted in.

In Game 2 at Deer Creek, Dallas Tigers Hernandez defeated Wichita Blues 2019, 4-2. Preston King went 3-4 with one triple, one RBI and one run scored. Jacob Meador threw one inning and struck out two to collect the save. King was named hitter of the game and Meador was named pitcher of the game.

C3 Futures 2019 defeated Texas Oilers 2019, 11-5, in Game 3 at Deer Creek. Coby Gray had a solid game at the plate going 2-3 with one double, one triple, and four runs batted in. Gray was named hitter of the game.

Oklahoma

In Game 1 at Oklahoma, LBA Hays defeated Texas Oilers 2017, 2-1. Jajoaquin Munoz was sharp throwing six one-hit innings and striking out two. He walked just one batter and gave up no earned runs on his way to pitcher of the game. On offense, Bryce Gist stood out the most going 3-4. Gist was named hitter of the game.

Amarillo Titans 2018 defeated Texas Stix 2018, 8-6, in Game 2 at Oklahoma. Jacob Maiwald allowed just one run and three hits in 3.2 innings pitched. Maiwald struck out three hitters and was named pitcher of the game. Max Marusek went 2-3 with one home run, three runs batted in, one stolen base, and one run scored and was named hitter of the game.

In Game 3 at Oklahoma, Dallas Tigers Nutt 2019 defeated Missoui Gators 2019, 4-1. For the Tigers, Joey Crisci went 2-3. Bryce Osmond went 2-3 with one RBI on his way to hitter of the game. And on the mound, Elijah McCormick threw six innings and struck out one. He gave up three hits on his way to the victory and pitcher of the game.

Oklahoma Christian

In Game 1 at Oklahoma Christian, Dallas Mustangs Sharp 2019 defeated EM Majors 2019, 9-3. Mason Ornelas went 3-3 with one RBI and one run scored on his way to hitter of the game. Weston Wells threw 5.1 innings and struck out four. Wells was named pitcher of the game.

Oklahoma City

In Game 1 at Oklahoma City, Building Champions 2018 defeated Dallas Tigers Watten, 6-2. Pitcher of the game was Willie Dennis who threw six one-hit innings striking out eight. Hitter of the game was Christian Franklin who went 3-4 with one triple, two runs batted in and one run scored. Also to note, Building Champions' A.J. Spinello looked solid behind the plate and picked off a runner at first.

Game 2 at Oklahoma City ended in a 2-2 tie between Arlington Heat 17U and OK Sandlot Sox 17U Glad. Hunter Hutchison threw four one-hit innings striking out two for Sandlot. His teammate RJ Pearson went 2-3 with two doubles on his way to hitter of the game. On the mound, Heat's Travis Walters threw three innings striking out five. He gave up two hits and no earned runs on his way to pitcher of the game.

Performance Baseball 17U defeated BBA Titans 17U Colt, 10-7, in Game 3 at Oklahoma City. Josh Chewning went 3-4 with two runs batted in and three runs scored and was named hitter of the game. Sean Beasley went 2-4 with two runs batted in. BBA Titans’ Tanner Floyd was pitcher of the game. Floyd pitched five innings allowing six hits and struck out three hitters.

Putnam City

In Game 1 at Putnam City, NTX Dirtbags 2017 defeated BBA Titans 17U Cavalli, 6-3. For BBA, Colton Croft went 1-2 with one triple and one RBI. Jarrett Diley went 2-3. For the Dirtbags, Cameron Wachsman went 2-3 with one RBI on his way to hitter of the game. Ethan Key threw five innings striking out two. He gave up two hits and one run on his way to pitcher of the game.

In Game 2 at Putnam City, ABA 2017 defeated Brazos River Wranglers 17U, 7-4. Hitter of the game was Ty Coleman who went 2-3 with a solo home run. Pitcher of the game was Thomas Braybrooks who threw four innings striking out two and allowing one earned run.

Performance Baseball 16U defeated NTX Dirtbags 2018, 9-1, in Game 3 at Putnam City. Landon Dorman went 1-3 with one double and two runs batted in on his way to hitter of the game. Kelan Foster threw 5.1 two-hit innings and struck out six. He allowed no earned runs and was named pitcher of the game.