Not a member yet?
Subscribe Now!



Tournaments : : Story
2009 WWBA World Championship Preview
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
Youth Memorial Day All-Tourney
The All-Tournament Teams from the 2015 9u and 10u Memorial Day Classics, held at Joe Cowen Park in Euharlee, Ga., May 22-24, ... READ 
Memorial Day East Champions
The Elite Squad Prime 17u (p) were named co-champs at the 2015 18u WWBA East Memorial Day Classic along with the Jacksonville... READ 
Dbacks Elite claim 18u West title
The Phoenix-based Dbacks Elite Scout Team beat its Phoenix neighbor The Canyon Thunder on Monday afternoon to claim the champ... READ 
Most Viewed Related Articles
12u/14u Invitational All-Tourney
The All-Tournament Teams from the 2015 PG 12u Invitational and PG 14u Invitational, held at the Perfect Game Park South field... READ 
One-Day Showdown All-Tourney
The All-Tournament teams from the inaugural 11u, 12u, 13u and 14u PG One-Day Showdowns held Sunday, March 8 at PG Park South ... READ 
14u Spring SE Playoff Bracket
Click here to view the playoff bracket for the 2015 14u PG Spring Southeastern Championship. READ