Babe Ruth All Stars go undefeated to claim district title
The Marshall County Babe Ruth League 13-15 year-old all-stars travelled to Pulaski for the District 8 Tournament last weekend and pummeled the competition, pulling off a three-game sweep to claim the championship.
Marshall County opened with an 8-2 win over the hosts with Carson Cheek picking up the win on the mound.
In game two, Marshall County obliterated South Williamson 22-0 as they banged out 14 hits in the ballgame and Logan Courtemanche and Ethan Hollis combined for a one-hitter.
Marshall County and Giles County met in the district title game and beat the hosts in a close 4-1 contest.
Marshall County only had seven hits in the game, but didnít need many as Zack Graves started on the hill for Marshall County and combined with Logan McKnight for a no-hitter.
Marshall County hosts the state tournament, beginning on Friday, July 13 at the Jonathan D. Hollingsworth Memorial Babe Ruth Field in Lewisburg.
Marshall County 120 32-8 6 2
Giles County 000 02-2 4 1
WP: Carson Cheek
Marshall County 562 180-22 14 0
South Williamson 000 000-0 1 0 9
WP: Logan Courtemanche
Giles County 000 001 0-1 0 2
Marshall County 200 110 X-4 7 4
WP: Zack Graves
Save: Logan McKnight