The Berea Braves 12U Travel Team
participated in the
American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame Invitational
Tournament Aug 4th -9th
Saturday Aug 4: Brandon Haney finished 8th in the Golden Arm Contest.
Peter Harmon competed in the Road Runner competition, Marc Powers
competed in the King of Swat and the team finished with a score of 40.34
in the Around the Horn competition.
Sunday Aug 5: Ryan Aten doubled and Jacob Saar went 1-for-1 as
the Braves were downed 10-0 in regulation play by Team Titans from
Florida. In the second game, Brandon Haney went 2-for-2 with an RBI
double in the first inning and Jacob Fischer launched a three-run
blast in the second Inning as the Braves succumbed to the Coastal Carolina
Crush (NC) 19-5.
Monday Aug 6: Marc Powers sent a first pitch blast over the center
field wall in the afternoon game in a (17-8) loss to the Southern Maine
Dawg Pound. Ryan Aten went 2-for-3 from the plate, including a
lead-off Home Run. Jacob Fischer went 2-3 w/ 2 RBI, Josh Payne
went 2-2 as the Braves were defeated by the Palm Desert Storm of
Tuseday Aug 7:
Jacob Fischer went 1-for-1 in the 11:00am morning game as the Braves
were blanked by the Northbrook Spartans of Illinois (13-0). Jacob Saar
went 2-for-3, while Peter Harmon went 2-for-2 w/ 3 Runs Scored & a
RBI in the afternoon (23-8) loss against the Syracuse Jr. Skychiefs of New
Wednesday Aug 8: In Tournament Play; Ryan Aten went 3-4 with a double,
walk, 2-RBI and pitched a Complete Game Win giving up only 2-earned runs,
Xavier Elder went 2-2 w/ 2 HR's and 4 RBI, Marc Powers hit a
HR, Joey Stuhldreher went 2-3 w/ 2 runs, as the Braves won their
first tournament game 14-5 verse the Barrington White of Illinois. The
team advanced in the single elimination Tournament, but were downed (21-9)
by the Bethlehem Eagles of New York.