Rebels 14u took to the field again this past weekend, 8/17-18, playing in the TPR "Dog Days of Summer" Tournament at Big League Field of Dreams in Manteca. Boys ended up earning #2 seed after pool play and lost in the semi final game. They went 3-1 for the weekend.
In their two pool play games on Saturday 8/17, they faced the Al Sports Dawgs 14u and won handily 17-5 and in game 2, they faced The Yard 14u and ended up winning in a close battle. The Rebels took a 5-0 lead in the bottom of the 2nd. The Yard came back and tied the game. 5-5 in the top of the 4th. The Yard then scored 2 more runs in the top of the last inning. Rebels were home team and took advantage of their last at bat, walking off with a 807 win off the bat of Big Nate S #28
The 2-0 record, with 11 runs allowed earned them the #2 seed doing into bracket play on Sunday.
In the quarter final game Sunday morning, they played faced #7 seed "The Town 14u" and won 11-1, advancing to the semi final game
In the semi final game, they faced #3 seed "Pro Elite 14u" and lost a close game 5-3.
Overall for the weekend, the boys went 3-1 and have gone 13-3 in their last 3 tournaments.
Boys have one last tournament, before they shut it down for the year. Their last tournament will be on 9/7-9/8/19, when they play in the TPR "Bear Flag Weekend" Tournament in Walnut Creek.
Over the next couple of weeks, they will continue to practice and get a few scrimmage games in to stay sharp