Ohio Elite U16 @ CABA U17 World Series -
07-28-2010, 08:38 PM
The team went 4-2 in pool play and making it in the top 16 as the #16 seed. They beat the Diamond Boys 7-5, Erie Coast Pelicans 18-5, Premier Baseball Academy 18-2, South Bergen Mets 9-6. They lost to the Ohio Glaciers 4-3 and Top Tier Americans Baseball 13-6.
In bracket play they started out losing 7-6 in 8 innings to the #1 seed New England Ruffnecks. Heading in to the losers bracket in the double elimination tournament the boys came back strong in a 10-0 over the Lake Erie Bulldogs. Today the boys beat the Brooklyn Bergen Beach team who has won this highly touted and scouted tournament 15 of the last 25 years and finished 2nd on 3 other occasions (This Organization has had the likes of A-Rod, Johnny Damon and the recent Ohio phenom Stetson Allie playing for them over the years) . The Ohio Elite beat them 9-3 pushing them in to the final 8 teams of the 48 team event.
Rained out tonight, the boys are set to play the Midwest Stallions tomorrow morning.