The South Farmington U-10 and U-12 Blues baseball teams continued their winning ways, taking the championships in their respective divisions at the USSSA 16th annual Blues Invitational Tournament June 14-15 at Founders Park.
The U-12 team went 4-1 in the tournament, including an 11-1 victory in the championships against the Bay Area Bulls.
The U-10 team lost its opener of the tournament but battled back to win the next four, including the championship when it beat the Oakland Diamondbacks 11-5. The Diamondbacks had previously beaten the squad in the opener.
This marks the second consecutive tournament championship for both squads.
The U-10 team is 24-5 overall and currently in first place in the Advanced East A Division of the Kensington Valley Baseball and Softball Association.
The U-12 squad is 24-3 and in first in the North-West Division of the KVBSA. Up next, the team heads to Cooperstown, New York, June 29-July 3.
October 05, 2015
Romeo remained undefeated by defeating Macomb Dakota 26-14 in a Macomb Area Conference crossover that paired two of the top-ranked teams in Michigan. Romeo’s defense came into the game having surrendered just 13 points all season, and helped seal the win with a safety and interception return for touchdown by Brad Tanner in the fourth quarter. Romeo earned its first win against Dakota since 2010.