2010 WWBA 18u National Championship Blogs
The East Cobb Patriots bats came alive once again as they knocked off the Central Alabama Titans 12-1 on Thursday afternoon. C Jared Welch (2010, Alpharetta HS, GA), OF Christian Van Camp (2010, Creekview HS, GA) and Evan Mitchell (2010, Wheeler HS, GA) all had two hits on the day.
Starter RHP Adam Moore (2010, Dominion Christian HS, GA) was up to 86 and went four innings, allowing no earned runs and only two hits.
Titans RHP Cameron Carleton (2011, Dadesville HS, AL) touched 88 with a potential above average changeup.
The first five hitters of the day scored for the ABD Bulldogs as they would hold off the Jacksonville Marlins 5-2 on Thursday afternoon. 1B Rouric Bridgewater’s (2011, Diamond Ranch HS, CA) bases-clearing double in the first pushed the Bulldogs lead to 5-1 as they would relay on their pitching staff to secure the victory.
Starter RHP Ryan Keller (2011, West Ranch HS, CA) flashed a fastball in the 87-91 range with a tight 10-4 breaking ball. In relief, RHP Matthew Troupe (2011, Granada Hills HS, CA) flashed three potential MLB pitches including a fastball that topped out at 90.
Gm TIME VISITOR HOME LOCATION POOL
407 9AM Rangers Baseball Columbus Explorers Alpharetta Legion Fld Q
433 9AM Jacksonville Warriors Nationals Wheeler HS BB
432 11:30AM Kali Baseball St. Louis Gamers Blue Alpharetta Legion Fld D
476 11:30AM Cape Coast Canes Mass Pride Wheeler HS K
457 2PM World of Baseball PBI Eagles Alpharetta Legion Fld D
458 2PM S FL Bandits – 2010s Kalamazoo Maroons Wheeler HS G