2009 WWBA World Championship Preview

Tournaments : : Story
David Rawnsley        
Published: Monday, October 19, 2009

With 85 of the top teams in the United States, Canada and Latin America all coming together for one weekend of baseball, the challenge of ranking the teams and picking an eventual champion is an intimidating one.

So to dodge that responsibility, we’ve broken up the field into what we see as the top 30 championship contenders, put them into three categories and listed the teams in alpha order within the categories.

The Top Contenders are those teams that are coming to Jupiter with the expectation that they can and should win if everything goes well. A trio of them, defending champion ABD, two-time champion East Cobb and Midland have won before. Present and future Aflac All-Americans dot these rosters and they come with deep pitching staffs that can withstand the need to play eight games in four days.

The Hopefuls are the teams that realistically expect to cruise through pool play and potentially get deep into t


This is Insider Level content. You must be a subscriber to read the rest. Want to read more???

Click here for subscription info!



(Already a member? Just log in at the top of the page.)
Recent Related Articles
Tournaments to support St. Jude
Perfect Game and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital announced a partnership in which players participating in the 2016 WWB... READ 
11u, 14u FL Champ. All-Tourney
The All-Tournament Team from the 2016 PG 11u and 14u PG Florida State Championship, held in Fort Myers, Fla., April 29-01, ar... READ 
13u FL Championship All-Tourney
The All-Tournament Team from the 2016 PG 13u Florida State Championship, held at the 5-Plex in Fort Myers, Fla., April 22-24,... READ 
Most Viewed Related Articles
PG HS Showdown: Day 1 Recap
Will Ethridge enjoyed a dominant performance on the mound for the defending PG High School Showdown Champion Parkview High Sc... READ 
Sparkman on top at Showdown
Unranked Sparkman HS (Ala.) beat three top-20 foes in succession and took home the championship Saturday at the Perfect Game ... READ 
PG HS Showdown: Day 2 Recap
Chavez Young has been very impressive over the first two days of the Academies portion of the PG High School Showdown as we p... READ 
 

About Perfect Game :: Contact us :: Site Map
Copyright 1994-2016 by Perfect Game. All rights reserved. No portion of this information may be reprinted or reproduced without the written consent of Perfect Game.