The Senior Babe Ruth WELLINGTON DUKES team jumped out on the MISSOURI TROPICS in the opening pool play game Thursday at Charleston, MO at the 16-18 Midwest Plains Regional and lead 3-1 in the 3rd. A big 4th and 6th innings by the TROPICS however, would seal the deal for the Missouri State Champion. Final score Wellington 4 Missouri Tropics 14 (6 innings - run rule). Pool Play continues Friday with the DUKES going up against the BORDER, CO team at 11AM. Pool Play concludes on Saturday. The TOP 2 seeds in each of the 2 divisions in the tourney will advance to single elimination championship play on Sunday. The REGIONAL winner will advance to the WORLD SERIES in Mobile Alabama, in early August. The DUKES are coached by Jeff Frazee and Jayson Fairbanks.
MO TROP 0 1 0 6 0 7 - 14 12 1
DUKES 1 1 1 0 0 1 - 4 4 3
DeAndre Washington 0/1 1R 3BB 1SO 1LOB
Julian Jimenez 0/2 1SO 3LOB
Jack Nuss 0/2 2RBI 2BB 2LOB
Matthew Rinehart 1/4 1RBI 1SO 4LOB
Cade Fairbanks 0/3 1SO 6LOB
Chi Barton 0/1 1BB 1SO 3LOB
Michael Ledbetter 1/3 1R 4LOB
Gage Cunningham 0/2 1R 1BB 2LOB
Silas Popplewell 2/3 1R (DBL)
LP - Gage Cunningham 3.2 innings 7H 7R 6ER
Matthew Rinehart 2.0 innings 3H 4R 1BB
Michael Ledbetter 0.1 innings 2H 2R 1ER 1BB 1SO
Good Luck Friday Gentlemen!! You can do this!!