July 19, 2013

"Force 16U Reynolds Win Gold Bracket at TCS/USA Nationals in Lake Tahoe, CA"

The Fresno Force 16U Reynolds defeated the Texas Bombers 5 - 4 in 9 innings to win the Gold Bracket at the Triple Crown Sports / USA National on CBS Sports Network in Lake Tahoe, CA.  The Force trailed the Bombers 0 - 2 entering the seventh inning, but a two out rally plated two runs to tie the game.  After holding the Bombers scoreless in the bottom of the seventh inning, both teams scored one run in international tie-breaker in the eighth inning. The Force scored twice in international tie-breaker in the top of ninth.  The Bombers scored once and had another running thrown out at home plate in the bottom half of the ninth inning, before the Force secured the win.

The Force went 8 – 2 during the tournament.  Next the Force 16U Reynolds team gets a week off before going to the ASA/USA Nationals in Sunnyvale, California as the Central California ASA Metro Champions.