On August 1st, the Rebels 13 boys aged up to a 14u team and on August 3-4th, they played in their 1st 14u tournament. The boys showed up strong, once again, and won the All World "Gold Glove" tournament in Mather. For the weekend, they went 4-1, giving up 17 runs in 5 games, while scoring 25 runs.
On Saturday 8/10, they beat CA Prospects/Team Rawlings 5-2, then beat Delta Breeze 6-1. Sunday 8/11, they finished the rest of their pool play games, beating Olney Baseball 5-3 and losing their last game to Elk Grove Outlaws 6-1.
With a 3-1 record in pool play, they earned the #1 seed and faced #2 seed CA Prospects /Team Rawlings in the Championship game. It was a hard fought game, that saw 5 innings of low scoring. With the score tied 2-2 in the bottom of the 5th, the Rebels finally broke through and scored 6 runs in the bottom of the 5th, to take a 8-2 lead. They gave up 3 runs to the Prospects in the top of the the and that was enough to win the game 8-5 and bring home their second championship in the last month
Over the past 12 games, the Rebels 14u are 10-2
The boys take the field again this weekend, 8/17-18, playing the TPR "Dog Days of Summer" Tournament in Manteca/Ripon