- Encinitas Reds...Travel Baseball at Its Best!
- "Don't Let Anyone Make an Excuse For You!"
- "Body Language Screams It Never Whispers!"
- "Games Are Lost Not Won...Mistakes Lead to Losses!"
- "Help Your Team Win...Whether You Play or Not!"
Welcome to the
ENCINITAS REDS TRAVEL BASEBALL
REDS TAKE 1ST PLACE AT THE TRIPLE CROWN WINTER CLASSIC!!!
With a 4-0 record, giving up only 2 runs, the Reds qualify for the Steamboat Springs World Series
and the Las Vegas Fall Nationals!
USSSA CHRISTMAS CLASSIC
December 9, 2006
The Reds entered this tournament with some veteran players and some newcomers but the boys didn't let this stop them from playing the game the way they all know how...as a TEAM!!!
Going into Pool Play with a 2-0 record, giving up only 1 run, the Encinitas Reds earned the #1 Seed.
Arriving at Sweetwater Baseball Complex in Bonita bright and early, the boys braved the cold and showed their opponents what it means to be a RED!! As they battled the cold the boys stayed warm by hitting the ball in the gaps, playing awesome defense, and having stellar performances on the mound, as well as launching some amazing HOMERUNS!!!
They finished the tournament with a 3-1 record and the cheers from their family and friends.
Way To Go Boys!!!
Saturday, December 9th
Tournament Opener - Reds-3 / Kongo Gorillas-0
The Reds got off to a BANG in their first game shutting out the Kongo Gorillas 3-0!
Alex Boyd went 2-3 with a single and a HOMERUN; Jared Smith went 2-2 with a single and a double; while Collin Orellana, Kiel Jones, and Kyle Smith each got a hit to help lead the team to the win.
Collin Orellana started us off on the mound, going 3 innings, and earning the win with no runs scored, 2-Hits, 1-IBB, and 5-K's. Kyle Smith and Kenyon Lyon came in as relief while Alex Boyd closed the game with 3-K's to earn the save and shut the Gorillas down!
Game #2 - Reds-7 / Vista Condors-1
With most of the Reds knowing all the players on the opponents team the boys played stellar ball by allowing only 1 run and defeating the Vista Condors 7-1!
Kiel Jones went 2-3 with a double and a 2-run HOMERUN while Clayton Chamberlain climbed on the bandwagen with a 2-run HOMERUN of his own! Collin Orellana, Jared Smith, and Anthony Escamilla each added to the win with a hit.
Kiel Jones earned the win on the hill going 3 innings with only 1 earned run, 1-Hit, 1-BB, and 5-K's while Jake Karn earned the save.
Sunday, December 10th
Play Offs/Game #3 - Reds-6 / Solana Beach Surf-1
Reds earn the #1 seed and take on the Solana Beach Surf defeating them 6-1!
Alex Boyd went 2-2 with a single and a double while Collin Orellana went 2-3 and Kyle Smith, Anthony Escamilla, Jake Karn, and Jared Smith all had hits with Jared showing his toughness by taking one for the team!
Russell Harmening earned the win by pitching 5 innings and giving up 1 unearned run, 2-Hits, 2-BB, and 6-K's while Kenyon Lyon earned the save.
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME -
Reds-3 / Chula Vista Green Sox-4
The Reds headed into the Championship Game being the only team with a 3-0 record. With our ace on the mound the Reds just couldn't get going. The boys were hitting the ball but just couldn't find the gaps in time to earn the victory. With a few errors and miscommunication the Reds were defeated 3-4.
Kenyon Lyon went 2-3 with a single and a ground rule double while Jared Smith had a hit and Clayton Chamberlain and Jake Karn each took one for the team!
Alex Boyd took the hill and pitched a complete game giving up 4 unearned runs, 3-Hits, 4-BB, and 9-K's.
TOUGH LOSS and LET'S HOPE WE SEE THEM AGAIN!!
With every Reds player contributing to this tournament our players can hold their heads high as they started and finished this tournament as a TEAM and a record of 3-1!!!
GREAT JOB BOYS...GOOOOO REDS!!
A huge THANK YOU goes out to all the parents, grandparents, and siblings for giving up their weekend and driving to Bonita to sit in the cold and cheer on these wonderful ball players!!
Encinitas Reds Take 2nd Place at the USSSA Back-To-School Classic!!!
The Encinitas Reds entered their first tournament of the 2007 season at beautiful Chino Hills Big League of Dreams Sports Complex to take on whatever their opponents had to throw at them. With bats blazing, gloves moving, and great action on the mound the Reds showed what they are made of by going 3-1 and earning 2nd Place!!
Way To Go Boys!!!
Saturday, September 9th
Tournament Opener - Encinitas Reds-7 / SB Stallions-6
The Reds got their bats a blazing by getting 11-Hits and defeating the Stallions 7-6!
Jake Stone went 2-2 and Jared Smith went 2-3 both with a single and a double while Kyle Smith went 2-3 with two singles. Adding to the hit list were Anthony Escamilla, Alex Boyd, Josh Bolden, Albert Apodaca, and not to be left out was Gabe Simpson with a triple.
Alex Boyd took the hill and earned the win with Josh Bolden in relief and Anthony Escamilla closing out the game for the save.
Game #2 - Encinitas Reds-9 / Hardball Hitmen-0
With confidence on their side the Reds went into their second game of the tournament not only shutting down the Hitmen but mercy ruling them 9-0!
Anthony Escamilla, Jared Smith, and Dominic Lerma all went 2-2 with Anthony hitting a double and a triple, Jared hitting a single and a triple and also taking one for the team, and Dominic hitting a single and a double. Also contributing to the victory with a hit were Alex Boyd and Walker Josey.
Kyle Smith pitched the complete game of 4 innings with no runs scored, 1-Hit, 1-BB, and 4-K's. A great performance for his first time on the hill for the Reds.
Sunday, September 10th
Play Offs/Game #3 - Encinitas Reds-13 / SB Stallions-12
The Reds take on the SB Stallions again getting another 11-Hits and defeating them 13-12! As we went into the 1st inning tied 5-5 the NC Reds bats fell silent for the next 3 innings as the Stallions jumped ahead in the 3rd 9-5. With the Reds bats taking on a new burst of energy the Reds tie it up again in the 4th as the Stallions once again go ahead 12-9 in the top of the 6th. Not to be defeated the Reds once again get the bats a blazin' and get the Victory 13-12!!!
Anthony Escamilla went 3-4 while Kyle Smith went 2-2 and Josh Bolden went 2-3 with a single and a double. Adding to the hit list were Jake Stone, Alex Boyd, Jared Smith, and Walker Josey.
A strong pitching staff of Anthony Escamilla-starter, Marcus Reyes-relief, and Alex Boyd-the closer who earned the win, battled the Stallions to earn the victory 13-12.
What a Game...!!
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME -
Encinitas Reds-3 / Santa Ana Eagles-13
The Reds headed into the Championship Game with a 3-0 record. With their Play-Off game going 2 1/2 hours the Reds just didn't have enough left to defeat the Eagles.
Alex Boyd and Kyle Smith both went 2-2 while Anthony Escamilla, Jared Smith, and Dominic Lerma each got a hit.
TOUGH LOSS...WE'LL GET THEM NEXT TIME!!
With every Encinitas Reds player contributing in their own way we can now put our first tournament to bed and move ahead knowing we can compete with the best of them as we showed taking 2nd Place with a 3-1 record!!!
GREAT JOB BOYS...GOOOOO REDS!!
A special THANK YOU goes out to all the parents, grandparents, and siblings for all their support!
ENCINITAS REDS TAKE 2ND PLACE AT THE CABA MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC!!!
CABA Memorial Day Classic
May 28, 2005
The Encinitas Reds take 2nd Place in the CABA Memorial Day Tournament with a 4-2 record.