Archive - Jun 21, 2013 - Latest Sports
OMAHA, Neb. â€“ Hunter Renfroe hadn't hit one out of the ballpark in over a month.
That all changed on Friday.
OMAHA, Neb. â€“ When Jonathan Holder enters a ballgame, Mississippi State fans feel a good bit better.
In his two seasons with the Bulldogs, the closer has been saving ballgames left and right.
On Friday, the sophomore right hander reached another milestone.
The Mississippi Bashers closed out Class A pool play of the United States Speciality Sports Association 11-Under State Tournament with a come-from-behind victory.
After taking a 9-2 lead with six runs in the second inning, the Bashers saw the Majors rally for nine runs in the third inning to gain a 11-9 advantage.
While the temperature might have been hot from the start, it took a little while for the Columbus Clippers bats to heat up on day two of the United States Specialty Sports Association 11-year-old State Tournament.
Despite a late inning rally, the team was unable to successfully come back and ultimately fell 6-5 to the Madison Storm.
The Mudkatz and Pontotoc Pirates got the championship round of Class AA off to a dominating start Friday afternoon with two convincing victories.
The Pirates defeated the Tribe 15-2, while the Mudkatz topped the PSA Blue Sox 14-1 in day two of the United States Specialty Sports 11-Under State tournament at the Starkville Sportsplex.
Pontotoc scored nine runs in the third inning of its game.