Owls in Summer Ball:
Incredibly, after losing their first game on Friday, the Neptune Beach Pearl, featuring Dane Myers and Ricky Salinas, won two extra-inning elimination games on Saturday and then won two championship games against the LA Brewers, featuring Khevin Brewer, yesterday to claim the California Collegiate League championship. Read more.
Yesterday, the Santa Barbara Foresters, featuring Willy Amador, Ryan Chandler and Glenn Otto, defeated the St Joseph (MO) Mustangs, 10-3, in their second game at the NBC World Series in Wichita. Tomorrow evening, the Foresters play the Valley Center (KS) Diamond Dawgs in the winner’s bracket, with the time to be announced.
On the last day of the regular season yesterday, the Wareham Gateman, featuring Blake Fox and Charlie Warren, qualified for the Cape Cod Collegiate League playoffs beginning today.
Senior League World Series, Bangor:
Yesterday, Robby Winston was the winning pitcher in relief as the West U Little League Seniors edged US West, 5-4, in 12 innings in their opening game of the Senior League World Series in Bangor ME. Next up, the team (“US Southwest”) plays US Southeast (Dumfries VA DTQ) at 9 am CT today.