10U Coppell Cowboys Red Win USSSA Nothing But Wood NIT BLD
The Coppell Cowboys 10U Red won their first tournament of the season on April 23. After going 5-0 during two days of competition, the Cowboys were champions of the USSSA Nothing But Wood NIT BLD.
The Cowboys pitched, fielded and hit their way to their championship rings. Playing team baseball, the Cowboys batted .390 for the tournament, scoring 62 runs. The pitchers combined for 33 strike outs in five games while only giving up 12 walks.
The team won 16-4 and 15-3 in pool play. During bracket play, they won 10-6, 9-1 and claimed the championship with a 12-5 win.
During the championship, the Cowboys built an early 4-1 lead against the Haslet Bullets. The Bullets stormed back in the bottom of the second, scoring 4 runs and taking the lead 5-4.
The Cowboys didn’t give up, scoring 2 runs in the third and putting the game out of reach in the fourth with a 6 run explosion.
It was a great weekend of baseball by the Coppell Cowboys who never tired and never gave up when they were down. The team believed in themselves, played hard and had fun.
Congratulations to the Cowboys!
Top Row: Coach Sean Minnick, Will “T-Rex” Trevathan, William “The Thrill” Stevens, Austin “AP” MacLean, Nate “Terminator” Cook, “Dr” Drew Minnick, Brandon “Big Breakfast” Livingston, Head Coach Mike Stevens
Front Row: Braden “Playmaker” Stokes, “Iron” Caden Forsythe, Grant “G-Money” Gilbert, Zander “Z-Man” Zeff, Caleb “CK-1” Klibert
Not pictured: Coach/Instructor Derek Brandow
Created: Thursday, 08 June 2017 15:01
Modified: Thursday, 08 June 2017 15:02