Rockmart, GA, April 14, 2018 – West Cobb Extreme 14U takes 1st Place in GSA’s Spring is Here tournament! In a field of six teams, Extreme 14U went 3-1-1 for the day. Their work in pool games earned them the second seed in the championship bracket, after giving up the least amount of runs despite one early loss.
After winning their first bracket game, Extreme faced the first seed opponent Gold Rush for the championship shoot out. Gold Rush was undefeated the entire day, up until West Cobb Extreme 14U took them down 9-2. Gold Rush could not get past Extreme’s fierce defense, or slow down the team’s aggressive bats and base running.
During the tournament, every Extreme player contributed and was accountable for the championship win. Highlights included Murphi K’s incredible .700 on-base percentage, .625 batting average, and eight RBI’s.
This tournament championship win was the first of the season for West Cobb Extreme 14U. The next outing for the team will be on Saturday, April 21, where they will be competing in the PGF “Battle of the Diamonds” tournament.