12U Division - Kentucky Mudcats
The Kentucky Mudcats Reprensented the NEKA at the East Central Regional located at CTC fields in Cincinnati. The Mudcats went 2-1 in the tournament while loosing to the eventual 2014 champions Midland Indians by the score of 6-4. The Mudcats did win the USSSA Kentucky 12U AA State Championship in London, Kentucky and earned a World Series Bid to Orlando Florida.
10U Division - Rock Hill Renegades
2104 NEKA SUMMER LEAGUE
The 2014 NEKA Summer League teams and divisions
Rock Hill Renegades
Boyd County Lioncubs
Raceland Baseball Club
Rock Hiil Renegades
NEKA FALL LEAGUE
The 2013 NEKA Fall Baseball League will start September 1 and run through October 15th. Anyone intrested in playing please contact Marty Mills at 606-922-8805. You can sign up either as a team or as an individual.
2013 NEKA FALL TEAMS
Rock Hill Renegades
NEKA 2013 Results
The 2013 NEKA Results:
In the 12U division:
Raceland Crawdads won the regular season, they were tournament co-champions with the Kentucky Mudcats. The Crawdads represented the NEKA in the AABC East Central Regional Tournament in Cincinnati. The Crawdads made a great showing but lost to the Ohio Force 8-4 and the Cincinnait Sluggers 8-7 in 9 innings.
In the 10U division:
Raceland Crawdads presented the NEKA in the AABB 10U East Central Regional Tournament in Cincinnati. They lost the first 2 games of the double elimination tournament.
NEKA FALL CLASSIC
The 2012 NEKA Fall Classic concluded today with bad weather. The Tournament ran Wednesday October 24-28 in a pool play with a single playoff event. We are able to get the first three days of the tournament in but the final day was too rainy and cold. The 2012 Fall season was very successfut for our 12U division we had consistance play from the Ashland Blaze, Huntington Patriots, Raceland Crawdads, Kentucky Mudcats and the Russell Devils. The finals seedings for the tournament were:
#1 Kentucky Mudcats - They we're the overall #1 seed
#2 Ashland Blaze Maroon - They we the #2 seed behing the Mudcats only by one run
#3 Russell Devils - Defeated the Ashland Blaze Gray in the best game of the tournament.
#4 Huntington Patriots - Defeated the Ashland Gray in the only playoff game we had in the tournament.
#5 Ashland Blaze Grey - Played 2 really tough games in the cold but came up just short in both.
We would like to thank all the teams, parents and players for a really good fall season. Again, our sportsmanship from the parents and the competitive play between teams is what sets our league apart from all the others.
Coaches and parents please look at the NEKA news links for the most updated NEKA news or information about the NEKA league.
Kentucky Mudcats loose to Flames in Regional Championship game
The Kentucky Mudcats lost in the championship game of the AABC East Regional Baseball Tournament in Cincinnati, Oh by the score of 12-4 to the Cincinnati Flames.
2012 NEKA 10U Tournament Champions - Kentucky Mudcats
The Kentucky Mudcats come out of the loser’s bracket to win the 2012 NEKA 10U League Tournament defeating the Greenup Legends 10’s. On Saturday June 30th the Legends defeated the Mudcats 7-6 in a suspended game which begin on Friday June 29th. The Legends then defeated the Rock Hill Renegades in the final of the winner’s bracket sending Rock Hill to the loser’s bracket. Later that afternoon, the Mudcats then eliminated the Boyd County Lioncubs 15-3, Tri-City Storm 12-4 and the Renegades 14-11. On Sunday July 1, the Mudcats defeated the Greenup Legends in the first game of the day by the score of 10-8 setting up the Championship Game. In the NEKA Championship game, the Mudcats won a slugfest by the score of 14-11. The Mudcats will represent the NEKA next week at the East Central Regional Tournament in Cincinnati.
Congratuations to Legends and Mudcats
Congratulations to the Greenup County Legends I and the Kentucky Mudcats for winning the 2012 NEKA regular season overall championships. The Raceland Crawdad won the 10U NEKA Pioneer division for younger teams.
Final Standings for 2012 summer season
12U NEKA Standings
1. Greenup County Legends I
2. Raceland Crawdads
3. Tri-State Elite
4. Boyd County Barracudas
5. Greenup County Legends II
10U NEKA over all Standings
1. Kentucky Mudcats
2. Tri-City Storm
3. Rock Hill Renegades
4. Greenup County Legends 10’s
5. Raceland Crawdads
6. Greenup County Legends 9’s
7. Boyd County Lioncubs
American Amateur Baseball Congress
The Northeastern Kentucky League is a pround memeber of the AABC.
American Amateur Baseball Congress (AABC) is the largest amateur baseball organization in the United States for players above junior baseball age and the only amateur baseball program, which provides progressive and continuous organized competition - sub teens through adults. It is coordinated with other programs through USA Baseball and the American Baseball Coaches Association. For further information contact the AABC at firstname.lastname@example.org You can visit the AABC website: http://www.aabc.us/
About the NEKA
The NEKA is a division of the AABC, it is where the best youth baseball players play in Northeastern Kentucky play. The NEKA plays by the AABC / USSSA baseball rules allowing young men develop proper baseball skills that will be needed for high school play. The NEKA has three different divisions of play for the 2011 season, 12U, 10U, and 8U. Each league is divided up into league play determined by the age or skill level of that team, each team will play either in the Frontier or Pioneer league of that age group. The regular season play will determine the seeding for the year ending tournament playoff to see who will represent Kentucky at the AABC East Regional tournament.
For all your League Play and Standings search the NEKA website here at the NEKA Menu.