16u Pratt takes 2nd at NSA "B" States and earns their World Series berth!
The tournament started off a bit rocky on Friday 6/26 as the 16u Pratt girls were losing their first game 7-1 against the South Lyon Stealth Red, the girls rallied hard and came back to win the game 8-7. While dealing with bad weather, cold temps and rain delays on Saturday 6/27, the girls kept their spirits high and continued winning as they went on to play Cardinal Heat with an 8-1 win and then played under the lights against the Alpena Thundercats with a 6-3 victory.
The 16u Pratt girls came back Sunday 6/28 to face the Richmond Blues, a win here would put the girls into the championship game, a loss meant they would have battle their way to the top. The Outlaws started off strong and had the lead for most of the game, unfortunately they lost 5-4 in the last inning. The girls immediately played the South Lyon Stealth Red team that they battled on Friday, both teams knowing that a win here would put them into the championship game made this a game of fierce determination on both sides. The game was scoreless until the 6th inning when the Outlaws scored 2 runs, earning them the win 2-0.
The girls turned around and immediately played the Richmond Blues in the championship game, they came off strong scoring 3 runs at their first at bat. This was a tumultuous game, as the Blues scored 10 runs at their first at bat, the Outlaws weren't giving up and battled back putting up runs along the way. The girls played hard but ultimately ended up losing the game 15-11. It was a tough loss, but both teams worked hard. The 16u Outlaws Pratt girls took second place and earned their NSA World Series berth! Great job OUTLAWS!!!
12U Carlson finishes 2nd at the 20th Annual ASA Preseason Classic
The weather turned out perfect and the hitting from the 12U team was on fire! Having played four qualifying games on Friday and Saturday and scoring 50 runs while only allowing 4 runs scored, secured the #1 qualifier for the team. The high light of the day was when BCSN (Buckeye Cable Sports Network) filmed the game between the Outlaws and Wizards Bricker teams. Coming into Sunday's pool play would have the Outlaws facing Wizards Bricker in the first round, after winning 11-1 on Saturday the Wizards would put up a good battle but in the end the Outlaws took the 17-11 win. In the Finals, it would be Outlaws versus Madness South. The Outlaws fell short in the finals losing a tough game to take 2nd place. This is the third 2nd place for the 12U Outlaws team this season. Way to go girls!
10U Wins NSA May Madness
10u wins NSA May Madness tournament in Grand Blanc. Going 5-0 for the tournament with a tough finish against Oakland Edge in the championship game, but a 9-run rally in the 3rd cinched the trophy and game 16-8.
10U take Indoor League Championship at Oakland Yard
April 25th - 10u takes indoor league championship away from Madness Red at Oakland Yard 9-5. A come from behind victory with a huge 6-run rally in the 5th inning!
May 2nd,3rd - 10u falls short against some great teams in the USSSA Spring Fling going 1-3 for the weekend
12U Carlson takes 2nd place in Lower Flight Championship of Michigan Pride Spring Fling
It was a slow start for the 12U Outlaws coming off two hard losses, and then holding their own against the undefeated Team Michigan team to end their game with a Tie (3-3). After the dust settled, the 12U Outlaws qualified #4 (0-2-1) in their pool and was placed in the Lower Flight Championship. They battled back on Sunday with a 8-2 win over Michigan Batbuster Black, moving to the Semi's against the Michigan Bulldogs North. The game came down to the wire as the Bulldogs started to make a come back, in the end the 12U Outlaws won 5-3 and were moving onto the final against Anchor Bay Angels. Anchor Bay Angels pitching put a stop to the batting of the 12U Outlaws ending their win streak, losing in the finals to a score of 8-0. Congrats to the 12U Outlaws on their 2nd place finish in the Lower Flight Championship of the Michigan Pride Spring Fling Tournament.