Diamond 16U takes the crown in the Net Elite UT Championship. The squad pulled off a 2-1 win over the Chattanooga Fury. Neels Schoonbee got the win giving up only 6 hits and 1 runs over 6 1/3 innings. Asher Harness closed it out. Hutson Oakes went 2-3 with 1 RBI and Bleau Kennedy was 1-2 with 1 RBI.
Leading up to that game, Diamond put together a solid run, winning 3 and tying 1. A 5-4 win over Base Knox Royals Blue saw a slew of players with 1 hit. Hutson Oakes was the winning pitcher. In game 2 over the East TN Hustle, Luke Treece led Diamond bats, going 2-3. Cooper Williamson got the win.
Diamond tied No Chance Gold 8-8 to start Sunday’s games. Cooper Williamson and Braden Wyatt each collected multiple hits. Next up, Diamond bats came alive with a 12-2 victory over BC Athletics. Several players had multiple hits, as the team tallied 14 total hits. Bleau Kenndey was the winning pitcher.