NYS Cal Ripken eight-and-under tourney coming to Troy
10 teams from the New York will play in a five-day tournament, which begins on Friday July 23 and wraps up on Tuesday July 27, weather permitting, of course.
A full schedule has been posted below.
Cal Ripken eight-and-under NYS Tournament hosted by Spring Youth Baseball
Twin Town wins seven-game series against East Greenbush, District 14 title
EAST GREENBUSH - Gregory Allard allowed one hit, one walk and one unearned run over three innings, striking out six, leading Twin Town to an 11-1 victory and a series sweep over East Greenbush in the District 14 10-and-11-year-old ‘A’ Tournament.
Twin Town won the first four games of the seven-game series by a combined score of 42-5.
Dylan Farley, who added two singles at the plate, saved Allard’s win with five strikeouts in two innings of relief work.
Christian Testo went 3-for-4 with a home run, a double and a single, scoring three runs and driving in three more. Tyler Ranken added two doubles and two RBI, while Kyle Lucier hit a two-run double.
Twin Town advances to sectionals, which begin Saturday July 31.
District 14 11-and-12 ‘A’ Round Robin
Twin Town 12, Lansingburgh 8: Matt Schumacher tripled and Liam Gelden doubled for Twin Town in a victory over Lansingburgh. Ryan Gutheil added two singles, two RBI and three runs scored for Twin Town.
For Lansingburgh Luke Pondillo doubled and John Vandenburgh hit two singles.
District 14 9-and-10-year old ‘B’ Round Robin
Twin Town Red 18, Cohoes 2: Will Despart doubled and hit two singles, backing winning pitcher Cam Smith in a big victory for the Twin Town Red team.
East Greenbush Gold 15, Twin Town Blue 2: Nick Spagnitta, who drove in five runs, collected the game ball for the East Greenbush Gold team.
Rensselaer 6, Lansingburgh 5: Todd Ryder singled twice and drove in two runs and Devon Hennessy added a double and two RBI for Rensselaer. Stephen Souis was the winning pitcher.
Eastern New York State Connie Mack All-Star game
Americans 8, Nationals 5: All-Star game MVP John Mancini, from the Scotia Tartans, smacked two doubles and drove in three runs, leading the American All-Stars to a victory at the Rotterdam Babe Ruth Field.
Earlier in the evening, Zach Vandenburg of the Sorensco Falcons won the Home Run Derby, belting three home runs in each round.
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