Monday, July 21, 2014
- by B.B. Branton
After losing the tournament opener Saturday, the
Signal Mountain American (10-year-olds) have won three straight games in the
consolation bracket of the Dixie Youth Baseball state tournament (9-10s) in Springfield.
Signal Mountain has wins against Dickson Co.
Sweetwater and Dickson Co. after losing to host Springfield, 8-7.
Signal Mountain faces Lewis Co. tonight at 7 p.m.
Springfield 8, SM 7: William Baker and James Owen
had doubles for SM …
SM 13, Fayette Co. 6: Zach Ottley, Duncan Cannon,
Logan Farr, William Baker and Cooper Mastin led the offense for Signal, while
Farr and Braeden Wolfard shined on defense.
SM 7, Sweetwater 0: William Baker had three hits and
Duncan Cannon two for the winners.
SM 8, Dickson Co.3: offensive leaders for Signal
Mountain were James Owen, Zach Ottley, William Baker and Zeke Kincer … Keegan
Speek and Kincer each turned unassisted double plays.
Signal Mountain National: The SM 9-year-old team
lost twice; 6-2 to Tellico Plains and 4-2 to Savannah. Tellico Plains remains
undefeated at 3-0.