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First Baptist 2014
First Baptist 2014

Monday, September 1
Yearend Tournaments


Hey everyone
The year end tournaments were held this past weekend and all three had some exciting weekends.

We will start with the A...
(Played at the beautiful park Peter Hallman Ball Yard)

The 2014 A division tournament was a closely fought affair, with no dominant teams, and several tie games adding to the complexity and drama of the round robin standings. Before the last round robin games were played, no less than three teams had a chance at the 4th and final playoff berth. When the last round robin games were over, the playoff picture was finally clear. The Koinonia Titans would play the First Baptist Batsmen in one semi-final game, and the Koinonia Royals would face the regular season champion Elevation Nationals in the other. In the semi-finals, the Batsmen defeated the round robin winning Titans on diamond 3, while the Koinonia Royals were victorious over the Nationals on diamond 1, setting up a rematch of last year’s final: Batsmen vs Royals. In the final game, First Baptist jumped out to an early lead, and held the advantage into the bottom of the 9th inning. The Royals mounted a charge in the 9th, scoring 6 runs, but the Batsmen’s lead proved too much to overcome. When the final out was make at third base, the First Baptist Batsmen were 2014 tournament champions. Final score: 17-11. Congratulations First Baptist. And congratulations to all teams on a close-fought, exciting regular season and tournament.

On to the B...

The B tournament weekend was held in St. Clements and was a good weekend overall. A few disputed calls and a no show umpire but what is a weekend without a few kinks. EMC came roaring out of the gates with a 4-0 start and against some of the higher seeded regular season teams too. Creekside and LMC played a good round robin as well playing neck and neck with the Cobras edging out a close win. The Cobras started out 1-2 but came back with 4 straight wins to come first place via a 3 way tiebreaker with the Cardinals and Raiders. The Expos also had a good round robin and finished 4th. They took on the Cobras in the first semi final but their bats ran out and the Cobras kept rolling to the final. The other semi final pitted two 5-2 teams against each other. TheRaiders started down 8-2 early and came back to go into the 9th tied.  Creekside's SS and middle outfielders made some amazing plays but were not enough as EMC scored 7 in the top of the ninth and the Cardinals couldnt score in the bottom.  18-11 final score.
So the final the Cobras took on the Raiders. Both teams had some big hits, key plays and some amazing catches. The teams were tied going into the ninth but neither could get a run across. This was costly for the Cobras not scoring in the bottom of the ninth as the Raiders came out hitting in the top of the tenth with 7 runs. The Cobras couldn't match the firepower and the Raiders on a nice catch to end it won the B tournament. Congrats Raiders!

And finally the C in New Dundee/Manheim...

(Sorry I didnt get a lot of info from teams) 

The Lions had a 14-0 regular season, and were 5-2 in the round robin; retaining the # 1 seed. Falling behind in the Semi-Final to the Koininia Knights 20-10 after six innings, came back to win 22-21 on a home run in the bottom of the ninth inning. The Gators won their semi final to move on to play the Lions. WOM then prevailed 20-12 over the Grandview Gators in the Final to win the tournament.  

WOM Lions 2014