16U 2-1 weekend, 15-2 W with a outstanding 22 strikeout performance/ 14U split DH with 12-5 W vs OBJ

by Jason Booth

16U Team 2-1 Record on the Weekend

Saturday 15-2 Win over Ontario Yankees 18u team

Opened the weekend with 15-2 win over the Ontario Yankees 18U team in a 9 inning game. Hilliard got the start on the mound and dominated hitters for 4IP with 9 strikeouts for the Win. In relief Clarke and Parent came in and took over right where Hilliard had left off. Clarke went 3IP with 8 strikeouts, while Parent threw the last two innings racking up 5 strikeouts. The offense for the 16u came out swinging early and often as Tibbits went off the wall for a bases clearing triple. Hilliard tripled with multiple RBI's and Ingoglia was a HR short of the cycle. On the mound Team O pitchers combined for 22 strikeouts over the 9 inning game.

Sunday 5-0 lose and 11-10 win vs OBJ

In game one of the double header vs OBJ Katz went 5 strong innings surrendering 2 earned runs while striking out multiple opposing OBJ hitters. Heu relieved Katz on the mound with two strong innings keeping the game in reach. The offense loaded the bases in both the 6th and 7th, but were unable to cash in the runners, hitting some balls hard but right at the defenders. 

In game two Tibbits took the ball on the mound giving the team a good quality start going 4 IP for the W. In relief Clarkson came in the get some key strikeouts late in the game. White got the save in relief on the mound with 2 strikeouts, while at the plate went deep for a 2 run HR and doubled.

Weekend Offensive Highlights

White- HR, 2 doubles , multiple RBI        Handley-2 doubles      Tibbits- 3B, 5 RBI's      Hilliard- 3B, 4 RBI's

Ingoglia- 3B, 2B, 3 RBI's      Kelly- 4 1B's      Savage- 3B, RBI    Moscuzza- 2B      Bernardo- 2B, 3 RBI's    Gagliardi- 2B